Internet Telephony, Hacking and Security

Since internet is so involved in everyone life that you cannot live without it when you business is connected to you, your life successes could be delivered by internet usage and much more that you cannot ignore and would like to be connected through any means to internet.

Mobile phones are receiving challenges like that of internet telephony. Internet telephony is getting on the mark to provide hands on communication services for people who are engaged in business which is engaged on internet transactions. One of the most successful example of internet telephony is Skype ® and now Gmail ® have also started to provide internet telephony services to its users. Even you can use Gmail internet telephony free of cost throughout USA and Canada for the rest of 2010 year.

Along with the developments of internet telephony you must know on the fact that there are internet hackers who are engaged in one or other way to steal your secret codes, and passwords. Moreover it is not possible for customers to enjoy the same services on internet telephony as the traditional phone system is providing. Much of the security is involved on internet and your details could be known to anybody who is professional in internet hacking.

In all this case, customer internet security is much needed and until now there are no solutions to remove the tags of insecurity of the internet communication. Password hacking is so severe concern that password hackers even can defuse the system of public departments. They can hack the important information on your bank accounts, credit cards, and much more. Internet telephony has this disadvantage which could reflect the failures on customer’s end due to the insecurity involved in it.

Password hacking is the prime target of password hackers who would like to dive for special accounts which have maximum of information and also the maximum security issues entailed in that project. Their projects could be driven by external factors like they might be working for groups who pay then to hack important information which could involve secrets and other important things which common customers even cannot imagine.

In this sort of developments, till today, it is not possible to say that internet telephony is the core development of the era because it involve risks at the end of customers who cannot bear the loses involved in it and also that no one could be assign responsibility of that lose other than customer themselves.

Internet telephony could be said an important initiative but it need further developments regarding on protection of password. This internet hacking is the only concern for most of the companies not to relay on the internet telephony.  For this there could be many developments but until the concrete information is available on how to secure from password hacker and other particular, it will not be possible to recommend internet telephony for the communication purposes. Communication by traditional telephone has its own benefits which could not be overcome by promoting internet telephony.

Although, there is one incentive of different PC security software’s availability which is diverse in market. These software do have the ability to stop internet hacking but they have expensive criteria to purchase, to keep them updated, registered and their authenticity could marginalized your confidence of using them until you have purchased an expensive software.

About the author


I am Vishal Gaikar, Engineer, Web Addicted, Living in Maharastra, India. Email Me @ vishal@techbucket.org


  • Hello Vishal Gaikar,

    Awesome post, I mostly do everything for my blog without knowing importance & most of the time I wast my a lot of effective, Thanks a lot of providing me instruction.

    keep up the great job, i am looking forward to next year update:)

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