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Skype under investigation in Luxembourg over link to NSA

Publisher: 
The Guardian
Publication date: 
11-Oct-2013
Author(s): 
Ryan Gallagher
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"The only people who lose are users," says Eric King, head of research at human rights group Privacy International. "Skype promoted itself as a fantastic tool for secure communications around the world, but quickly caved to government pressure and can no longer be trusted to protect user privacy."