Latest Skype beta much more difficult to block


The recently released Skype 2.5 beta has so far been praised by enthusiasts, but one significant feature is being ignored, it seems the program is now much more difficult to block.

The development signals another round in the small but fierce war between Skype's designers and the growing band of security companies that sell products to block the software on corporate networks.

According to iPoque, a German company that ranks as one of only a tiny number that claim to stop Skype using traffic analysis, the beta of version 2.5 had been overhauled in important ways by its designers to make detection more difficult. Latest Skype beta more difficult to block News - PC Advisor

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 5th May 2006 9:44PM