FreePBX Security Advisory

This is a security notice to FreePBX users, which may include pbxinaflash, Elastix and Trixbox users. This security notice is going out to inform you of a critical security vulnerability in these systems. Please be aware that this notice does not pertain to Callcentric’s servers as this exploit is entirely user side.

We have been informed of a critical zero-day exploit for FreePBX users, which means that the threat to their PBX/network security is imminent. Continue reading

Walkthrough: Porting to Callcentric

If you’re thinking about porting a number to Callcentric, you’ll first want to ensure that the number is portable to our service. Our LNP Tool will allow you to look up any United States or Canadian number to see if the number is portable. You will also be able to see which inbound phone number product you can port the number to.
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Your Internet Connection and VoIP

One of the biggest factors that can affect the experience of using VoIP is the internet connection. VoIP does stand for Voice over Internet Protocol, after all. The main misconception is that as long as you have a fast internet connection, VoIP should work. While bandwidth does play a large factor, there are also other things to take into consideration. We will take a look at the MOS, or Mean Opinion Sore, to help you get a better idea of how suited your connection is for VoIP. Continue reading

Advanced Call Handling With Call Treatments

Now that we covered the basics and some other options in our first and second article about call treatments and call forwarding, we can explore more complex features of Call treatments and get creative. For our advanced Call treatments article, we’ll be discussing the following:

  • Wildcards
  • Forwarding to a SIP URI
  • Extensions
  • Telemarketer Block
  • Examples of each scenario

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New Features for Spring 2013

We’ve been busy over the last few months improving our network and working on new features based on your feedback. We try our best to resolve our customers’ concerns as quickly as possible and we ALWAYS have open ears when it comes to listening to feature requests and suggestions.

The following features and service enhancements were created with you in mind and there is more to come! With that said…

We are excited to announce the following new features and promotions for SPRING 2013!

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