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Security Flaw Found With Skype And Other VoIP Services
2011-10-25 08:52:10

Researchers from the Polytechnic Institute of New York University say that Skype can be used to track the locations of users over time and peek into their peer-to-peer file-sharing activity, Emma Woollacott for TG Daily reports. The glaring security flaws uncovered in Skype, which claims more than a half-billion registered users, and other voice over IP (VoIP) systems potentially allow hackers to access user identities and locations. One report suggests that one in five overseas calls...


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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'