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Is it possible to hack a computer by skype connection?

Discussion in 'General Programming Chat' started by nsinalis11, May 30, 2015.

  1. nsinalis11

    nsinalis11 BANNED BANNED

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    Hi i want to ask if it is possible someone hack you with skype ?/
     
  2. Repulsor

    Repulsor Power Member

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    Someone sending you a trojan via skype, and you running it blatantly. Then Yes.
     
  3. DrFreemna

    DrFreemna Registered Member

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    As far as I know, Skype doesn't have any major security vulnerabilities. However, there is always a risk that an unknown vulnerability exists. Even the most trivial vulnerabilities can be exploited for malicious purpose.
     
  4. Seven4

    Seven4 Power Member

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    Everything is possible if you know how :).
     
  5. JordanS

    JordanS Junior Member

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    Probably like 99% of the time it is not possible.

    It is possible to get your IP over skype. If you are running an unsecure system someone could possibly get in, but most users would not be open to attacks.