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Skype users targeted by info-stealing malware

Skype users targeted by info-stealing malware

Intercepts calls and video, and takes screenshots.
Feb 8 2016 2:40PM
Win10 new build integrates Skype, shows off UI tweaks

Win10 new build integrates Skype, shows off UI tweaks

Existing Win7/8/8.1 product keys can be used for activation.
Oct 13 2015 11:25AM
Skype to compensate users for September outage

Skype to compensate users for September outage

20 minutes of free calls as an apology.
Oct 8 2015 2:01PM
Skype suffers major worldwide outage

Skype suffers major worldwide outage

Business users not affected.
Sep 22 2015 6:38AM
Skype users plagued by ongoing bogus messages

Skype users plagued by ongoing bogus messages

Advised to change passwords on Skype, linked Microsoft accounts.
Jul 20 2015 12:30PM
Microsoft to launch wi-fi hotspot finder

Microsoft to launch wi-fi hotspot finder

Promises automatic connection to free hotspots.
Jun 3 2015 9:40AM
British spies boast ability to intercept Skype calls

British spies boast ability to intercept Skype calls

Black ops bag of tricks doesn't impress analyst.
Jul 15 2014 7:30AM
Microsoft prepares beta launch of real-time Skype translator

Microsoft prepares beta launch of real-time Skype translator

Promises arrival before end of year.
May 28 2014 1:07PM
NSA spreads malware 'on an industrial scale'

NSA spreads malware 'on an industrial scale'

VPNs and VoIP sessions targetted.
Mar 13 2014 5:15AM
Cisco loses court challenge to Microsoft's Skype takeover

Cisco loses court challenge to Microsoft's Skype takeover

Court rules acquisition won't harm competition.
Dec 12 2013 10:21AM
Microsoft skirts China's censorship of Skype

Microsoft skirts China's censorship of Skype

About face.
Nov 28 2013 6:58AM
EU outlines proposal for network neutrality guarantees

EU outlines proposal for network neutrality guarantees

Could become EU law.
Jun 5 2013 9:31AM
Attackers use Skype to spread Liftoh trojan

Attackers use Skype to spread Liftoh trojan

Countries in Latin America have been the primary targets in this campaign, researchers say.
May 27 2013 1:17PM
Microsoft bets big with Xbox One

Microsoft bets big with Xbox One

Comes with cloud storage, Skype video calling.
May 22 2013 7:04AM
Microsoft rolls Skype into Outlook.com

Microsoft rolls Skype into Outlook.com

Released in limited countries only.
May 1 2013 7:02AM
FBI renews call for built-in interception capability

FBI renews call for built-in interception capability

Google and Facebook could be forced to comply.
May 1 2013 7:01AM
Bitcoin malware spreads over Skype

Bitcoin malware spreads over Skype

Computers enslaved to mine bitcoins.
Apr 9 2013 9:00AM
Saudi orders telcos to crack down on Skype, Whatsapp

Saudi orders telcos to crack down on Skype, Whatsapp

Protecting society from "negative aspects".
Apr 2 2013 12:30PM
Ruskies say spooks can intercept Skype

Ruskies say spooks can intercept Skype

Claims traffic can be routed through central server.
Mar 19 2013 7:30AM
Skype can be intercepted by intelligence agencies: report

Skype can be intercepted by intelligence agencies: report

Spooks listening in?
Mar 18 2013 7:05AM

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