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Mark Collier's VoIP/UC Security Blog
This blog covers Voice, Voice over IP (VoIP), Unified Communications (UC), and collaboration security

  • Links to recent TDoS articles
    11/03/2016 - The day the 911 network stood still http://www.networkworld.com/article/3137526/security/the-day-the-911-network-stood-still.html 10/24/2016 - DHS working to protect emergency call centers against denial-of-service attacks https://gcn.com/articles/2016/10/24/tdos-dhs.aspx?admgarea=TC_SecCybersSec 09/22/2016 - Schumer calling for increased security of 911 communications nationwide http://www.watertowndailytimes.com/news03/schumer-calling-for-increased-security-of-911-communications-nationwide-20160922 09/13/2016 - Answering the call...

  • Some more information about how TDoS affects 911 systems
    There have been multiple articles describing a ?botnet? of 1000?s of compromised smartphones, which all make calls to a 911 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) or some other target. A smartphone-based attack is the primary way to generate a TDoS...

  • Discussion of TDoS Attacks Against 911 in The Cyber Shield
    I don't know how widely "The Cyber Shield" is distributed. I believe we get it because some of our folks have security clearances (so if true, lots of people get it). Anyway, there is some info about our recent article...

  • Young Hacker "Accidentally" Generates a TDoS Attack Against 911
    See the article below about a young hacker who "accidentally" or so he says, generated a Telephony Denial of Service (TDoS) attack against 911 facilities in the Phoenix area. The hacker had a twitter account with some 12,000 followers and...

  • Follow up article in GCN about how DHS S&T CSD is working to solve TDoS attacks for 911
    See the follow up article below in GCN, describing how the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) Cyber Security Division (CSD) is working with SecureLogix help address the issue of Telephony Denial of Service (TDoS) attacks in...


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