Latest Skype security Stories

Skype Hack Reveals Users' IP Addresses
2012-05-02 04:17:07

It has been found that a Skype hack using a copy of SkypeKit reveals a user's external and internal IP addresses.

Skype Comes To Windows Phone
2012-04-23 12:42:22

Skype has released a version of their popular video-conferencing app for Windows Phone -- welcome news for users of Microsoft’s contender in the Smartphone Wars.

2012-03-17 23:03:18

German app is now plugged into Skype. Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg (PRWEB) March 16, 2012 Axonic Informationssysteme GmbH from Karlsruhe, Germany

Weakness Found In Widely-used Online Encryption Method
2012-02-16 06:05:51

A team of U.S and European cryptanalysts has discovered an unexpected vulnerability in the encryption system commonly used to provide privacy and security to online shopping, banking, e-mail and other Internet transactions.

2011-12-28 08:00:00

Skype call history and instant messaging history saved to GroupWise Mailbox through GWTalk. San Jose, California (PRWEB) December 28, 2011

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.

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