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TeleVantage Hardening and Attack Response

Vertical Televantage offers some options to defend against remote phone abuse. All PBX phone systems will be abused at some point, whether internally or externally. If you suspect an attack is taking place, Vertical Televantage offers some features that can give evidence of the attacker’s strategy, and some tools to lessen the attack profile. Watch Logs Batches of off-hour calls should stand out easily -individual calls should be harder to spot in normal traffic. Make sure you have logging enabled for external calls. Internal calls…


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Sas70 Choosing An Audit Firm

About The SAS70 SAS70 is short for Statement on Auditing Standards Number 70. It defines the standards used by an auditor to assess the internal controls of an organization that provides services. In many cases, the controls that are audited are related to transaction processing, and the transactions are specific to the type of service being provided. A SAS70 type 1 report is concerned with the controls that are in place in an organization and the auditor’s opinion of the effectiveness of the controls. The…

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