Skype 2.7 Hotfix Improves Firewall, Router Support

Skype released Skype on Wednesday with improved firewall and router support. The Skype hotfix added support for NAT-PMP and uPNP along with authenticated proxy support.

The Skype update also increased the minimum size of the SkypeOut caller window, added a pop-up dialog to enable or disable Address Book integration, improved Safari 3.1 support, fixed a long list of bugs, and more.

Skype is free and available for download at the Skype Web site.