• United States



by Paul Kerstein

Net Phones Vulnerable to Sabotage

Sep 26, 20051 min
CSO and CISOData and Information Security

As American business and individuals move to VoIP telephone systemswhich use the same underlying technology as the Internet, they willbecome more susceptible to sabotage from worms, viruses and othermalicious code. The Boston Globereports that industry specialists at a major Internet phone trade showin Boston this week said that companies that rely on the technologyhave already come under attack by Internet vandals. The largestInternet phone provider in the United States, Vonage Holdings, says itssystem is currently safe. Read more.