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FreeSWITCH is a scalable open source cross-platform telephony platform designed to route and interconnect popular communication protocols using audio, video, text or any other form of media.  It was created in 2006 to fill the void left by proprietary commercial solutions. FreeSWITCH also provides a stable telephony platform on which many telephony applications can be developed using a wide range of free tools. More

Crashing Bank Phone Lines Via IVR

Submitted by mcollins on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 17:55

From the gang over at Slashdot comes this interesting story about security researchers find new and creative ways to crash phone systems and the back-end systems to which they are connected. I thought you might find this interesting. Also, if you use IVR or voice to interact with callers then this is a good reminder to make sure that your systems are locked down and that they don't do silly things like buffer overflows and SQL injections.