Re: What is the matter with the "http://people.debian.org/~rafael/skype-amd64/"?
On Tue, Jul 21, 2009 at 11:59:34AM +0400, James Brown wrote:
> I know about ekiga and such but they do not serve for all my aims.
> I (and many people in my country - Russia, when existing terrible and
> bloody dictatorship of tyrants Putin and Medvedev ) need to have an
> encrypted telephony either for calling to VoiP-phones or to ordinary phones.
> But in the last case ekiga and SIP are not useful and the sources of the
> Putins secret political police such "SORM" can control all my outgoing
> calles through ekiga and SIP.
Why would you trust skype to be secure? Have they told you what algorithm
they use for encryption? Do you have the source code to verify it?
You would have to be crazy to rely on skype for that.