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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0583

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.
Publish Date : 2008-02-05 Last Update Date : 2017-08-08
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Cross-zone scripting vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26528 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-0583

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.216 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.244 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Skype Technologies Skype 4

- References For CVE-2008-0583
BID 27338 Skype Web Content Zone Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-13
CERT-VN VU#794236
XF skype-addvideotochat-code-execution(39754)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0583

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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