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Whitmarsh Posted:
Yes, boiler-plate
answers they
usually are,
though I did get
one sensible
answer
...

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Vonage UK
Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 17, 2014 at 09:58:00

revrob Posted:
I never heard from
them again. Seems
like boilerplate
answers only and
then that's
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 11, 2014 at 15:43:28

dconnor Posted:
It all depends on
the wiring in your
house. Is it wired
for single line or
dual line?
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
Question on 2 Lines and Vonage (both Vonage)
On Dec 10, 2014 at 11:54:24

sashasuman Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

In The Forum:
Vonage Canada
Topic:
Control your account from your iPhone
On Dec 10, 2014 at 04:20:21

Pinfold Posted:
Simple question I
hope. I have a
1 line vonage
adapter, ordering
a 2 line one,
...

In The Forum:
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Topic:
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On Dec 09, 2014 at 18:19:52

Sxandy Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

In The Forum:
LNP – Local Number Portability
Topic:
Mitel 3300 CXi connections
On Dec 06, 2014 at 05:47:30

Whitmarsh Posted:
*30 is supposed to
block caller-id
for all subsequent
calls; if *67 does
it for
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 01, 2014 at 06:30:00

revrob Posted:
Thanks for the
userguide info and
the new codes -
unfortunately the
result is the
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
Witholding Caller ID from display and the BT 1471 service
On Dec 01, 2014 at 06:01:33

ILLLLM Posted:
I have a Cox
connection. Vonage
router is hooked
directly to cox
modem. Cox
Download
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Calls dropping every 5 to 10 seconds
On Nov 25, 2014 at 14:24:54

Sxandy Posted:
so that would mean
even if the number
is already with
another phone
provider i can
...

In The Forum:
LNP – Local Number Portability
Topic:
Mitel 3300 CXi connections
On Nov 12, 2014 at 06:04:12


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Vonage Have you got time estimates on decrypting a config file? While I think





Have you got time estimates on decrypting a config file?



While I think that the hackers were thinking about the prospect of free calls, the possibility of hijacking a known line is certainly the one that presents more risk.

I've mentioned one way of obtaining the MAC via access to the LAN (possibly through an open wireless access point) and one way to circumvent that (using a different MAC address on your LAN).

If your Vonage device is left out in the open it would be a simple matter to get the MAC from the unit. I wouldn't even need to look at it, I could just lift the unit and snap a picture with my camera phone.

Finally a little social engineering is the basis for a lot of these hacks, "Hi, I'm Ned from Vonage and we are calling to verify your router MAC address as part of our quality assessment program, are you near the router now?".



I don't think you can really compare this. It is far less risky to sit in a coffee shop somewhere and place calls than to physically connect to a line. Yes, if you want to eavesdrop alligator clips or a scanner might be the easiest method, but it doesn't do much for hijacking calls unless you get really fancy with a second line and a call diverter.



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ahmagad... so Scary... wat can a custOmer do on their part? NADA? :( i
We've touched on the questionable choice Vonage/Linksys (actually Sipura/Motorola
What is a customer's risk? The highest risk comes to businesses who would
Here is the abstract of Arias Hung's talk: http://www.defcon.org/html/defcon-14/dc-14-speakers.ht
Other than the fact that this was talked about at Defcon, this really isn't news.
Ethereal and Cain require you to have access to the target's network. Ethereal
I was hoping to discuss this matter without posting a virtual "how-to-guide"
Therefore, the basic questions remain. If I have one of these Linksys devices
No need to alter the MAC, far more useful (if not as immediate) to get the config

scerruti posted "Have you got time estimates on decrypting a config file? While I think" on 08/09/2006

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