Skype Security Flaw Allows Hackers to Determine a User’s Physical Location

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A newly discovered security flaw in popular video-chat service provider Skype could allow a  hacker to find out the user’s IP address, thereby determining the location of Skype users. As this New York Post article explains, this is a massive breach of privacy and security. And as we’ve pointed out in the past, are you sure your privacy is protected on Skype?

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Elaine Rigoli

Elaine Rigoli is PRIVATE WiFi's manager of digital content strategy.