Critical flaw in Skype allows hackers to crash systems and execute code

A critical new flaw in Microsoft Corp.’s Skype messaging service could allow hackers to crash systems and execute code in them, according to a report published Tuesday. Discovered by Vulnerability Lab security researcher Benjamin Kunz Mejri, the flaw, described as a stack buffer overflow vulnerability, affects the official Skype clients in versions v7.2, v7.3.5 & v7.3.6. The flaw […]

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