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It sounds like something from a spy thriller: A cyber hacker listens in on a board meeting through high tech remote control cameras that allow him or her to zoom in to capture images of confidential documents as the unsuspecting victims wrangle over several critical issues. The problem is if you’re an organization or business with videoconferencing equipment in your boardroom, this scenario could easily happen to you according to the NY Times article “Cameras May Open Up The Boardroom To Hackers.”
Videoconferencing Convenience or Security?
It turns out that traditional H.323 systems like Polycom, Cisco, Logitech LifeSize, Sony, and others are