Top 9 VoIP Threats And Vulnerabilities


And with the increasing use of Skype, not only at home but in the office, it was only a matter of time before the often free and other times relatively cheap PC-based VoIP service was nailed. Skype will continue to be targeted in 2008. The Skype worm, once known as the w32/Ramex.A virus, is a worm that spreads through IM. It automatically stops access to security tools while it downloads to infected PCs and changes the Skype user's online status to "do not disturb," so that other users can't contact the infected user.