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Skype Disables Password Resets After Huge Security Hole Discovered 65

Posted by Unknown Lamer
from the time-to-get-a-landline dept.
another random user writes with news of a vulnerability in the Skype password reset tool "All you need to do is register a new account using that email address, and even though that address is already used (and the registration process does tell you this) you can still complete the new account process and then sign in using that account Info (original post in Russian)" concealment adds a link to another article with an update that Skype disabled the password reset page as a temporary fix.
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Skype Disables Password Resets After Huge Security Hole Discovered

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