is skype encrypted?
kenneth at loafman.com
Sat Apr 10 19:23:32 UTC 2010
> On Sat, 10 Apr 2010 21:59:13 +0400, Alan Holt wrote:
>> NO! NEVER!
> Does this answer mean that skype cannot be sniffed, or does it mean that
> skype is never encrypted - please clearify :-)
>>> Can someone [same subnet, e.g.: with a hub, not switch..] sniff my
>>> skype password when i'm using Skype? Is it encrypted?
Skype is encrypted end-to-end, so us common folk can't get your
password. I would not bet against a back door for the government
though, Skype is a closed-source solution.
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