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Vulnerability Score 4.3 4.3
CVE Id CVE-2008-0583
Last Modified 23 Oct 2008 01:57:31
Published 04 Feb 2008 10:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE



Cross-zone scripting vulnerability in the Internet Explorer web control in Skype, and earlier 3.5.x and 3.6.x versions, on Windows allows user-assisted remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML in the Local Machine Zone via the Description and unspecified other metadata fields of a Metacafe movie submitted by Metacafe Pro to the Skype video gallery, accessible through a search within the (1) "Add video to chat" or (2) "Add video to mood" dialog, a different vector than CVE-2008-0454.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Skype Technologies Skype 3.5

  • Skype Technologies Skype 3.6

  • Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.216

  • Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.244


CERT-VN - VU#794236

XF - skype-addvideotochat-code-execution(39754)

BID - 27338



Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:52