IPTV is an emerging technology that enables IP-based digital TV, video-on-demand, and other services. It is made possible by the advent of broadband and voice services using very high bitrate DSL (VDSL). IPTV services are expected to be deployed to millions of households in the next few years. But as IPTV technology grows, threats multiply. Vulnerabilities include spamming, spoofing, content theft, and other hacking attacks. Foundstone's IPTV Security Assessment protects against these threats and ensures that IPTV technology is secured according to industry best practices.
Foundstone assesses IPTV in these five major phases: