Skype Security

More Malware Moving on Skype

With Skype expanding its reach with services designed for small businesses, and other messaging platforms such as Microsoft Windows Messenger shutting down, Skype is becoming an attractive target for malware writers.Reports surfaced last week of the Shylock financial malware spreading on Skype and yesterday, researchers reported the discovery of more malware propagating on Skype.  

Skype Security On the Business Hot Seat

Michael Gough, an information security specialist and president of the Austin, Texas, chapter of ISSA, owner of the web site gave CSO his thoughts on Skype’s benefits and security challenges in the business environment. Read the full article. [CSO]

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