Security expert: all accounts ‘Skype’ threatened infiltration




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Security expert: all accounts “Skype” threatened the infiltration

Said one of the experts in the field of information security that all user accounts in the chat service “Skype” of the company “Microsoft”, threatening infiltration, because of weak security procedures followed by the service to recover the stolen accounts.

He said any Kai any Dylan AKA Dylan for technical support department to “Skype”, it is in a single day has been stealing their account in the service “Skype” 6 times, and the reason is that the hackers did not need to do so only to find out the email address of the victim as well as name and five contacts on his account.

It is noteworthy that the issue of penetrating accounts of “Skype” by e-mail address has been talked about 5 months before, so when he spoke of one of the sites Russian possibility of creating a new account in the service by using the e-mail already exists, and thus to be able later to get a password for the account that uses the same e-mail address, but it’s just that the “Skype” to solve this problem.

He called security expert developers service “Skype” that the security procedures are stronger than it is now, through the addition of a private security questions the account holder, and the two-step verification process (as is the case when Google recently when Microsoft).
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