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Zoom banned for official use in Taiwan

Taiwan’s government has asked all its agencies to avoid using Zoom due to a number of security and privacy concerns. Amid the coronavirus-led lockdowns, Zoom and other teleconferencing apps have experienced a spike in usage as schools, hospitals and even government and private offices use them for virtual meetings.  However, …

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Zoom takes steps to prevent ‘Zoom-bombing’

Zoom Video Communications has seen a surge in new users as a result of people working from home and trying to stay connected during the global pandemic. However, hackers and pranksters have begun to disrupt meetings by joining them without permission through a practice known as ‘Zoom-bombing‘. The company has …

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What is Zoom? How does it work, tips and tricks plus best alternatives

Zoom Meetings is a popular cloud-based video conferencing application, used primarily by businesses to host meetings with remote or international colleagues and clients – the basic version is also completely free of charge. Zoom video conferencing is celebrated for its ease of use, high quality HD video and audio, and …

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Schools ban Zoom citing security and privacy concerns

Zoom is being banned by school across the United States following an increasing number of security and privacy issues reported by the app’s users.  The video conferencing app has seen a meteoric rise in the last couple of months, recording over 200 million users by the end of March compared …

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Zoom could be stealing your Windows password, hacking your webcam

Video calling app Zoom has announced it will be freezing product development to focus on boosting the security of its services following several high-profile security issues. The app has seen an explosion in users over the past few weeks as workers around the world embrace a new era of working …

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