Today, our client, SecureLogix announced the recent award of a ninth U.S. patent protecting core technology within its ETM® (Enterprise Telephony Management) System, a family of communications appliances and bundled applications providing voice network management and security capabilities for the enterprise.
The new patent is a Continuation-In-Part patent which further strengthens the our client’s existing patent protection of the ETM System by disclosing and protecting a system for providing secure communication of a voice call placed across the Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) as a data call, in accordance with an administrator-configured policy.
ETM® (Enterprise Telephony Management) System
The state-of-the-art ETM System is the world’s first real-time media voice firewall, offering centralized, real-time visibility and control over all voice network access and usage through automated security policy enforcement. The System protects enterprise telecom and data networks from telephony-borne threats such as denial-of-service, toll fraud, service abuse, harassing calls, information theft, modem line backdoors into the corporate LAN, and other unauthorized phone traffic.
The ETM System’s voice usage and performance management applications significantly reduce phone bills and other voice network operational costs through centralized, IP-PBX-independent call auditing, resource utilization reporting, and performance/QoS alerting and management capabilities for the enterprise. The System’s patented voice security and management capabilities support TDM and VoIP, enabling the world’s first unified voice security and management technology spanning legacy and VoIP communications and infrastructure.