Fixing SIP header addresses – Via headers

In part 2, Via headers are put under the microscope. I examine how the address in the Via header is set by each node in the path; how and why it may differ from the source address. I will look at the functions available in OpenSIPS to detect and handle situations where the address in … Read more…

Fixing SIP header addresses – Introduction

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The main theme I explore in these articles is when and how a SIP Proxy should alter (or “fix”) embedded sender address information – IP and port – in a SIP request that it has received. The headers that are most relevant here are Via, Contact and Record-Route