At December's Amphion Forum in San Francisco, researcher Ang Cui demonstreated how he could exploit a common vulnerability in Cisco 7900 series VoIP phones.
Now, Cui's company, Red Balloon, has offered protection for VoIP phones, not just the Cisco brand. Known as Symbiotes, the defense software sits right beside the embedded system on a circuit.Read More
In the new motion picture Skyfall, James Bond uses fewer gadgets than in previous films, but a future 007 might not have to rely upon Q at all, instead taking advantage of ordinary gadgets, according to one researcher. On Wednesday at the Amphion Forum in San Francisco researcher Ang Cui demonstrated an attack on common Cisco-branded Voice over IP (VoIP) phones that could easily eavesdrop on private conversations remotely.Read More