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Unified Communications Security News
February 13, 2020
Cisco is attempting to improve security for external collaboration in Webex Teams with a new feature for IT admins.
August 02, 2019
The settlement resolves allegations that a Cisco security flaw left governments vulnerable to hackers for years without the company taking action.
May 24, 2019
Avaya has expanded its partnership with Collab9 to bring Avaya cloud UC and contact center products to federal, state and local governments.
July 11, 2018
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and vendor SecureLogix are making 'rapid progress' in developing a TDoS attack defense. The technology is expected in the coming months.
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