Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#403 Skype co-founder launches end-to-end encrypted 'Wire' app
A group of former Skype, Apple and Microsoft employees, backed by Skype’s co-founder Janus Friis, created a Skype alternative called “Wire” back in 2014, which wasn’t end-to-end encrypted at the time. The team announced that the latest version of the app brings open source end-to-end encryption from everything to chats to video calls, as well as multi-device end-to-end encryption.
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#403 Skype co-founder launches end-to-end encrypted 'Wire' app
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