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Report: Skype Helped China Snoop on Users

In China, nothing is private. As if we needed more proof, a Canadian group has spotted a bank of unsecured servers containing what appear to be filtered-out information from Skype messages that might run afoul of Chinese censors — terms such as “Falun Gong” and “Taiwan independence.”

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October 3, 2008 - Posted by | eavesdrop, encryption, English, espionage, illegal, privacy, security, Skype, spy, surveillance, tap, technology, text message

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