Cyber criminals have found a new launching pad for their scams: the phone systems of small- and medium-sized businesses across the U.S.

In recent weeks, they have hacked into dozens of telephone systems across the country, using them as a way to contact unsuspecting bank customers and trick them into divulging their bank account numbers and passwords.

http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9140018/Internet_phone_systems_become_the_fraudster_s_tool

-Urs