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Unformatted text preview: Answer:-The fact that Skype uses a proprietary protocol instead of a standard one such as the session initiation protocol (SIP) also makes it an unknown from the point of the vulnerabilities that might be there. Every nonstandard application can add unnecessary risks to your environment. In the end no one really knows what all is built into such an application. So far at least, there have been no major attacks directed against Skype. And Skype has garnered more than 61 million registered users, approximately 30% of whom use it for business purposes, according to the company. And it also accepted in the U.S. as well. SKILL BUILDING EXERSICE:- ( PAGE 568 CHAPTER 17) 1. YES 2. NO 3. YES 4. NO 5. NO 6. NO 7. YES 8. NO 9. NO 10. YES...
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This note was uploaded on 07/15/2011 for the course FIN 510 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '11 term at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne.
- Spring '11