Skype Reads Your BIOS and Motherboard Serial Number???

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by bgtufca, Feb 8, 2007.

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  1. bgtufca

    bgtufca Registered Member

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  2. lodore

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    interesting but its in the wrong forum.
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  3. ronjor

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    Now we're in the right forum.
     
  4. Carver

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    I'm glad I don't use Skype, what do they want the info for? I did a search for NTVDM (I have XP Home SP2), I found 8 files in different places.
     
  5. lodore

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    hmm maybe thats what those pdm alerts reported in the kaspersky forum with skype where about.
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    Well, lucky for me that .com files are not allowed to run on my system, and Skype is still working correctly over here. :)
     
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