Today we have released a hotfix for Skype 5.8 for Windows.
This release fixes a bug which could cause Skype to crash for some users. In addition, we have made adjustments to messaging in the client for users who have been blocked from logging into Skype.
Full release notes for the 184.108.40.206 are:
|Generic||Fix crash bug|
|Login||Improved messaging for blocked users|
Skype Security is pleased to recognize the security researchers who have helped make Skype products safer by finding and reporting security vulnerabilities. Each name listed represents an individual or company who has privately disclosed one or more security vulnerabilities in our products and worked with us to remediate the issue.