Skype Android Authentication Bypass

Skype flaw grants access to the photos on your Android phone without a passcode

A design flaw in Microsoft’s Skype app can be exploited to grant access to the data on your Android phone without passcode authentication, a researcher has shown. Kosovo-based bug-hunter Florian Kunushevci demonstrates ...
Look-Alike Domains and Visual Confusion

Look-Alike Domains and Visual Confusion

How good are you at telling the difference between domain names you know and trust and imposter or look-alike domains? The answer may depend on how familiar you are with the nuances ...
Jail for man who launched DDoS attacks against Skype, Google, and Pokemon Go

Jail for man who launched DDoS attacks against Skype, Google, and Pokemon Go

A British man has been sentenced to two years in jail after admitting to a series of computer crime offences, which included over 100 attempts to knock the likes of Google, Skype ...
Skype End-to-End Encryption

Skype Finally Gets End-to-End Encryption

The latest insider build of Skype allows users to engage in conversations that have end-to-end encryption. This means the application’s servers has no visibility into the encrypted traffic. The Microsoft-owned app was ...
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