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Hacked Skype IP address search launched - Crypto - SC Magazine Australia - Secure Business Intelligence
Skype was investigating but noted the hack was an "ongoing, industry-wide issue faced by all peer-to-peer software companies".

"We are committed to the safety and security of our customers and we are takings measures to help protect them," the company said.
may 2012 by mikeRuns
FBI Complains About Wiretapping Difficulties Due To Web Services - Slashdot
Many Internet services are not covered by the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act (CALEA), which requires traditional telecom carriers to allow law enforcement agencies real-time access to communications after a court has issued a wiretap order, she told members of a subcommittee of the US House of Representatives Judiciary Committee. But Caproni told lawmakers she was not asking for expanded CALEA powers. And she stopped short of calling for rules requiring Web-based communication providers to build in so-called back doors allowing law enforcement access to their software, although she said she's optimistic the US government can find incentives for companies to 'have intercept solutions engineered into their systems.'"
security  sevocom  skype 
february 2011 by mikeRuns

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