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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1805

Incomplete blacklist vulnerability in Skype 3.6.0.248, and other versions before 3.8.0.139, allows user-assisted remote attackers to bypass warning dialogs and possibly execute arbitrary code via a file: URI that ends in an executable extension that is not covered by the blacklist.
Publish Date : 2008-06-06 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeBypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Incomplete blacklist vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:26517 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-2008-1805

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.106 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.123 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.137 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.154 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.190 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.198 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.205 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.209 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.214 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.216 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.217 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.0.0.218 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.1.0.112 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.1.0.134 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.1.0.144 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.1.0.147 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.1.0.150 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.1.0.152 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.53 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.63 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.82 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.115 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.145 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.148 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.152 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.158 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.163 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.2.0.175 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.107 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.158 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.178 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.202 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.214 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.229 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.234 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.5.0.239 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.0.127 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.0.159 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.0.216 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.0.244 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.6.0.248 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.8.0.96 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Skype Technologies Skype 3.8.0.115 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Skype Technologies Skype 43

- References For CVE-2008-1805

http://secunia.com/advisories/30547
SECUNIA 30547
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=711
IDEFENSE 20080604 Skype File URI Security Bypass Code Execution Vulnerability
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29553
BID 29553 Skype 'file://' URI Handler Bypass Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-06-06
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020201
SECTRACK 1020201
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1749/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1749
http://www.skype.com/security/skype-sb-2008-003.html CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1805

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


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