Top 9 VoIP Threats And Vulnerabilities

In the same vein, Joglekar said it is increasingly important to check a VoIP devices default security settings. In many cases, users get a phone, take it out of the box and start using it, paying more attention to the feature set than the internal security mechanisms. "No one goes into the default security settings," he said, "and usually they're weak." Joglekar added that the default security settings from many device makers aren't up to snuff. A quick check can lock down the device and make it less likely to be hacked, but many users fail to do that, relying on the weak default settings to carry the load. [READ MORE]

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