Veritrix doesn’t trust a password and username to tell them you are who you say you are. So they’re using webcams to get the proof.
Indian research firm XY Security found a bug in Facebook that allowed hackers to turn on users webcams and record video. The hole was shut down before it could be used against the social community.
After a beta test which lasted since May, Skype today has officially released the next version of its Windows client, Skype 5.0, which brings with it group video conferencing and Facebook integration.
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Skype just released the latest beta version of its Skype 5 Windows client – which along with a more streamlined interface and the usual bug fixes, adds one major new feature: the ability to video chat with up to 10 people.