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  • Skype spamming tool offered for peanuts

    02.08.2012

    It's any wonder that a lot of individuals who want to earn a quick buck turn to setting up online scams when the tools to do it are widely available and cheap, and the likelihood of getting caught is very small? Take the Skype Flooder as an example.

  • Skype bug allows capturing of users' IP address

    01.05.2012

    Skype users that might - for whatever reason - wish to remain anonymous are currently in danger of getting their remote and local IP addresses discovered via a very simple trick.

  • DarkComer RAT disguised as Skype encryption software

    20.04.2012

    A while ago, Syrian dissidents claimed that the government uses malware to spy on them.

  • Skype can be used to tie users to illegal download activity

    21.10.2011

    A team of researchers has proved that it is possible to determine the IP address of a user and tie it with his Internet use, and even correlate this information to his file-sharing activity with high accuracy, by taking advantage of a privacy hole in Skype.

  • XSS bug in Skype iPhone app allows address book theft

    20.09.2011

    A bug in the latest version of Skype for iPhone and iPod touch makes its users vulnerable to having their address book stolen just by viewing a specially crafted message, says AppSec Consulting security researcher Phil Purviance.




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