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Vulnerability of Microsoft Skype Client: buffer overflow via Clipboard Format

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via Clipboard Format of Microsoft Skype, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable systems: Skype for Business.
Severity of this threat: 3/4.
Creation date: 26/06/2017.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2017-9948, VIGILANCE-VUL-23084.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via Clipboard Format of Microsoft Skype, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This weakness alert impacts software or systems such as Skype for Business.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability note is important.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Microsoft Skype Client: version 7.37.178.
The version 7.37.178 is fixed:
  https://www.skype.com/de/download-skype/skype-for-windows/downloading/
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