Are you thinking of switching to or investing in a VoIP system for your company? VoIP offers numerous benefits - ease of use and reduced cost being just two - but with increased benefits can come increased risk.
In layman's terms, VoIP is the transmission of voice over the digital network.
Check Point has released its findings of security concerns in CPE WAN Management Protocol (CWMP/TR-069) deployments, used by major ISPs globally to control business and consumer home internet equipment such as Wi-Fi routers, VoIP phones, amongst other devices.
Customers of a number of US banks have recently been hit by Voice over IP phishing (vishing) attacks orchestrated by eastern European cyber crooks, warns John LaCour, founder and CEO of PhishLabs.
Authors: Nicholas Grant and Joseph Shaw Pages: 156 Publisher: Syngress ISBN: 1597499927 Introduction “Unified Communications is the integration of real-time communication services such as instant messaging, presence information, telephony (including IP telephony), video conferencing, data sharing, call control and speech recognition with non-real-time communication services such as unified messaging (integrated voicemail, e-mail, SMS and fax),” Wikipedia explains.