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Report: Skype Helped China Snoop on Users

Oct 03, 2008, 12:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Renay San Miguel)

"Citizen Lab, a University of Toronto-based security and human rights research group, partnered with several other international agencies to release a report this week detailing flaws within TOM-Skype, the Chinese version of the popular Internet protocol (IP) communications company. The company has apparently been monitoring personal information generated by phone calls, focusing on keywords in messages and storing all text messages on publicly accessible servers that were discovered by Citizen Lab."

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