Re: [fw-wiz] Firewall requirements for VoIP applications



Agreed. I would like to dig little deeper; which aspect of security? What are speciffic threats? What makes VoIP protocol characteristics ideal for these vulnerabilities? What solutions have folks discussed so far?


ArkanoiD <ark@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
What about security? Firewall is not a bandwidth management device, but it may
enforce some protocol-level restrictions, which are worth implementing?

On Fri, Aug 18, 2006 at 09:58:46AM +0500, sai wrote:
On 8/14/06, Shahin Ansari wrote:

Greetings-
Any one has any favorite docos that explains potential shortcoming of
popular firewalls out there for VoIP applications? Especially proprietary
ones? I do not see why you can not use modular policy framework to address
these requirements.
Regards-
Sean



voip works well only if it has bandwidth. most commercial firewalls do
not have bandwidth management features.

sai
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