With every advance in technology, people have found a way to use it to the detriment of others, which is why we spend so much time and effort focused on securing our servers and our applications. Developments in telephony are no exception to this idiom, and we'll discuss how we've integrated some of these into a next generation, open source wardialer. We'll also discuss some of the technical challenges involved, the dangers associated with this approach, and how you can perform penetration testing for your organization using these tools.
The presenter: Nathaniel Barnes is a long time developer, using different technologies and languages to adapt to the problem du jour. A Ruby convert, he's been an evangelist for open source in general and Ruby in particular in his chosen industry. He is currently a Department of Defense contractor and has been working in the intelligence community for nearly a decade.