Microsoft and Signal’s partnership bring end-to-end encryption in Skype
by Geekboots | Fri, 12 Jan 2018
The Microsoft-owned Skype messaging service jump onto the end-to-end encryption bandwagon. Skype joined the race with Facebook Messenger, Google Allo, and WhatsApp by integrating the open source Signal Protocol. Encryption conversation in Skype version is called Private Conversations. It only supports one to one conversation no group support yet. To start a Private Conversation, click on the "+" icon, then select the self-descriptiveNew Private Conversation option and select the contact.