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Thursday, December 15, 2005
Index invests in Mind Candy
"Mind Candy, a development house that operates a game called 'Perplex City,' said it received the funds from Index Ventures, an investor in Skype and other technology companies.
Mind Candy will use the funds to expand the scope of its current game, said Michael Smith, chief executive officer of the company. Index, led by firm partner Danny Rimer, had previously invested $1.5 million as a seed round in the company."
Review: Assessing Skype's network impact
New independent review on Skype's security on corporate networks.
"Our testing shows that neither Skype VoIP nor Skype Instant Messaging poses any readily exploitable security threat. We also conducted a dozen private interviews with hackers, enterprise network managers and leading network-security-equipment suppliers, none of which could cite one case of Skype being exploited for insidious security assaults."
For more info see http://www.skype.com/security