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Firewalls vs SBCs

Provided by Ribbon Communications

Category Software Development Tools

Type White Paper

Publish Date December 16 2019

Overview

Traditional telephony (TDM) infrastructures were subject to hackers looking to do call diverting, rerouting, and eavesdropping. Now, as companies of all sizes migrate from TDM to VoIP solutions, to better support globalized business and mobile workforces, this gives cybercriminals new attack vectors as enterprises use communications that are open to the Internet. Many companies believe that firewalls are sufficient security measures to protect against many different threats, but that view is incorrect. Learn more on why the right solution requires an session border controller (SBC) and how Ribbon’s SBCs will protect an enterprise VoIP services.

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