Skype Protocol

Detection Information

The following page provides information on the Skype Protocol.

Protocol Description

The Skype protocol is used by the once popular Skype video and voice communications application. Skype is available on computers, tablets, mobile devices, and smartwatches. The software can also be used to connect to the telephone network.

Introduced

Version 2.88

Port Statistics

IP Protocol Flow Percent
UDP 3478 55%
UDP 3481 19%
UDP 3479 9%
UDP 3480 9%

Category

VoIP/Conferencing

External Resources


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