It seemed people went elsewhere
Users of the video conferencing software Zoom, who were presumably working from home, did not seem to be overly concerned when a major outage prevented them from attending online meetings.
Trialing in July
Zoom Video Communications Inc is planning to offer all its free and paying users end-to-end encryption for video calls and will launch a trial version in July, the video conferencing provider said yesterday.
We messed up
Zoom has admitted that it stuffed up when it kowtowed to the Chinese government and cancelled the accounts of human rights activists about to have an online meeting about the Tiananmen Square crackdown.
Don't mention Tiananmen Square
Zoom Video Communications is in hot water after it temporarily shut the account belonging to a group of US-based Chinese activists after they held an event to commemorate the 31st anniversary of China’s Tiananmen Square crackdown.
Needs more encryption expertise
Online conferencing app Zoom has announced this morning that it has acquired Keybase, a startup with encryption expertise.
Home working creates new business
Hackers are flogging two critical vulnerabilities for the video conferencing software Zoom that would allow someone to hack users and spy on their calls.
Overstated security protocols
Video conferencing company Zoom is being sued by a shareholder over allegations of fraud and overstating the security protocols in place on its service.
Zoom’s security problems were Vole’s gain
After many schools adopted Zoom to conduct online lessons during the coronavirus lockdown, concerns about security and privacy have led to a ban on the video conferencing software across the US.
Probably not the best for your video communications
While many are switching to Zoom to solve their coronavirus lockdown communications problems, the video conferencing software has been dubbed a security nightmare by those in the know.
Turns on your device even when you don’t want to
Security researcher Jonathan Leitschuh has publicly disclosed a severe zero-day vulnerability for the Zoom video conference app on Macs that could allow websites to turn on user cameras without permission.