From: threatpost – The First Stop for Security News – Cisco VoIP Phone Hacked, Turned into Listening Device

Posted on 2012/12/19


a quick re-post from threatpost – The First Stop for Security News http://threatpost.com/en_us/blogs/cisco-voip-phone-hacked-turned-listening-device-121712

Cisco VoIP Phone Hacked, Turned into Listening Device by Michael Mimoso

Network-enabled devices such as routers and printers are notoriously insecure and fully exploitable gateways leading attackers toward network resources. A researcher and PhD student at Columbia University recently added VoIP phones to the list of pressing concerns.

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