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Skype 5.8 & 5.5 - Corruption & Persistent Vulnerability

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 07:21 PM

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Skype 5.8 & 5.5 - Corruption & Persistent Vulnerability


Date:
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2012-03-29


References:
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Download: http://www.vulnerabi.../videos/447.wmv
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VL-ID:
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457


Status:
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Published


Exploitation-Technique:
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Offensiv


Severity:
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High


Details:
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The vidoe shows a exploitation session of the researcher ucha g. , alexander fuchs & benjamin kunz mejri.
The video explains how the denial of service vulnerability via pointer corruption by sending symboles is persistent exploitable.


Credits:
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Vulnerability Research Laboratory - Ucha Gobejishvili (longrifle0x), Alexander Fuchs (f0x23) & Benjamin Kunz Mejri (Rem0ve)


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