Security Flaw Links BitTorrent Users to Skype Accounts

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  1. zaiger

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    I don't know about you guys, but this is scary. I am not going to log into Skype until it is fixed
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  2. Immortal_Cake

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    lol I have no Skype account.
     
  3. Helix

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    I wonder if they can still link your bittorrent activities with your Skype if you do most of your torrents with Tor.
     
  4. polyonymous

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    turn off Dht then. lol

    i fee l so sorry for skype users. all thos e pron torrents.
     
  5. I_Cant

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    well... guess I'll turn off DHT from now on.

    of course I was always sparing with torrents anyway
     
  6. PerpetuallyAroused

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    well skype was bought by microsoft, they plan to use this backdoor to massively prosecute pirates. Probably will sell access to this data to the MPAA/RIAA for a premium.
     
  7. Akula

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    Well, shit.
    No skype for me then.
     
  8. I_Cant

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    in b4 the researchers suffer the same fate as Weev