Zoom Bombing Strikes Online Government Meetings

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ZOOM bombing is the distasteful practice of people disrupting those meetings. It got bad enough for Kalamazoo that commissioners shut down the public ...

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Zoom meeting passwords explained: Why are they now on by default?

1 month ago by Pocket-lint.com

If you've used Zoom over the last few days, you'll know that passwords are now enabled by default, as well as the so-called Waiting Room. Why is this? Well,

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Zoom meeting passwords explained: Why are they now on by default?
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Schools switching to Zoom for online learning but those video ...

1 month ago by WTVD-TV

With schools closed, many kids are heading online not only for learning but to stay occupied. Parents, you need to make sure their device or computer has the ...

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'Zoom bombing': How to protect yourself when meeting virtually ...

1 month ago by WFLA

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (WFLA) – A new type of trolling is upsetting a lot of people and raising concerns about cybersecurity in the midst of the coronavirus ...

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Tips to avoid Zoom hacking when working from home

1 month ago by WPLG Local 10

Zoombombing is a term you probably didn't know you had to worry about. With social distancing recommendations forcing so many of us to work from home ...

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Tips to avoid Zoom hacking when working from home
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How to protect your Zoom calls from hackers

1 month ago by WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Using video teleconferencing software has been increasingly popular for meetings and virtual group hangouts now that social distancing is a must to stop the ...

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How to protect your Zoom calls from hackers
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NYC classrooms cancel Zoom after repeated instances of ...

1 month ago by TNW

Zoom, the company most of the world didn't know existed before quarantine, is being banned from New York City classrooms due to some increasingly ...

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NYC classrooms cancel Zoom after repeated instances of ...
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Schools Ditch Zoom Amid Concerns Over Online Learning Security

1 month ago by NPR

School leaders in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Las Vegas are abandoning the videoconferencing service after reports of meetings being disrupted by ...

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Schools Ditch Zoom Amid Concerns Over Online Learning Security
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ZOOM-BOMBING: Video conference users warned of hackers and ...

1 month ago by KLAS - 8 News Now

Reports of video conference hacks have increased with the rapid increase of users on virtual meeting platforms due to social distancing guidelines in place to ...

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ZOOM-BOMBING: Video conference users warned of hackers and ...
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ZOOM-BOMBING: Video conference users warned hijackers taking ...

1 month ago by KLAS - 8 News Now

Reports of video conference hacks have increased with the rapid increase of users on virtual meeting platforms due to social distancing guidelines in place to ...

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Zoom clamps down further on security weaknesses

1 month ago by Computerworld

'Zoom-bombing' has become an unwelcome phenomenon as the video conferencing vendor gains users now that work-from-home has become commonplace.

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Zoom clamps down further on security weaknesses
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3 tips for lighting a Zoom meeting on a budget

1 month ago by TechRepublic

You don't have to spend a fortune to be well-lit for your Zoom meetings. Learn how to use your phone, external lights, or natural lighting to get the best effect, ...

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3 tips for lighting a Zoom meeting on a budget
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School districts reportedly ban Zoom over security issues

1 month ago by CNET

The New York City Department of Education told teachers to switch to Microsoft Teams, according to Chalkbeat.

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School districts reportedly ban Zoom over security issues
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Hackers are posting verified Zoom accounts on the dark web

1 month ago by Yahoo Money

The dark web is full of coronavirus related scams, from compromised Zoom teleconferencing accounts, fake vaccines, phishing kits, and more.

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Hackers are posting verified Zoom accounts on the dark web
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Zoom Verified Accounts Turn Up on the Dark Web

1 month ago by Motley Fool

A hacker provided a link to 352 compromised Zoom accounts including email addresses, passwords, and meeting IDs.

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Zoom Verified Accounts Turn Up on the Dark Web
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Do You Need End-to-End Video Meeting Encryption? | No Jitter

1 month ago by No Jitter

Before you rush to implement work-from-home, take some time to understand your security needs, and ensure that solutions in use support them.

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Do You Need End-to-End Video Meeting Encryption? | No Jitter
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Democratic senator criticizes Zoom's security and privacy policies ...

1 month ago by The Hill

Sen. Michael Bennet · Michael Farrand BennetDemocrats urge administration to automatically issue coronavirus checks to more people Five things being ...

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Jameela Jamil says she doesn't wear pants to her Zoom meetings

1 month ago by GMA

The star of "The Good Place" Jameela Jamil shared the relatable post and her choice of wardrobe while going live online.

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Jameela Jamil says she doesn't wear pants to her Zoom meetings
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Zoom admits calls got 'mistakenly' routed through China - Business ...

1 month ago by Business Insider Nordic

Zoom has admitted that some call data was routed through China for non-China users. CEO Eric Yuan said the calls were routed "mistakenly" after the company ...

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Worried about using Zoom? Here are video tips and alternatives

1 month ago by AZCentral.com

Whenever anything on the internet gets this popular, it attracts both security researchers and those with malicious intent.

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Worried about using Zoom? Here are video tips and alternatives
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12 Zoom alternatives for secure video collaboration

1 month ago by Computerworld

If your enterprise demands a more secure video collaboration system than Zoom, take a look at these.

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12 Zoom alternatives for secure video collaboration
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Zoom stock down after schools and businesses banned the meeting ...

1 month ago by Fortune

Zoom (ZM) stock is down Monday, after privacy and security issues prompted bans from some school districts and companies including Elon Musk's SpaceX.

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Zoom tips: 6 ways to make meetings better

1 month ago by The Enterprisers Project

Now that meeting online is a necessity, do you know the various ways to control – and improve – Zoom meetings and other online gatherings? Check out these ...

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Zoom tips: 6 ways to make meetings better
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Why are Zoom meeting passwords now on by default?

1 month ago by Pocket-lint.com

If you've used Zoom over the last few days, you'll know that passwords are now enabled by default, as well as the so-called Waiting Room. Why is this? Well,

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Why are Zoom meeting passwords now on by default?
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Zoom Promises Geo-Fencing, Encryption Overhaul for Meetings

1 month ago by BankInfoSecurity.com

Zoom, responding to research that highlighted encryption and infrastructure shortcomings in its audio and video conferencing software, has promised to further.

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Zoom Promises Geo-Fencing, Encryption Overhaul for Meetings
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Zoom vulnerabilities draw new scrutiny amid coronavirus fallout ...

2 months ago by The Hill

As Americans stay home due to the coronavirus pandemic, video conferencing group Zoom has seen a surge in use.

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Zoom vulnerabilities draw new scrutiny amid coronavirus fallout ...
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Don't Get Bombed: How to Host Zoom Meetings, Hangouts ...

2 months ago by Wall Street Journal

With the times requiring a lot of telecommunicating, here's some timely advice if you find yourself asking such questions as “Hello, can anyone hear me?

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Zoom hijacked: FBI issues warning about video chat security ...

2 months ago by WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- As millions of Americans work, study and socialize at home, Zoom has played a huge role in keeping people connected. But the FBI says ...

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'Zoom-bombing': FBI warns of hackers breaking into virtual meetings ...

2 months ago by KPTV.com

Now, the FBI is warning that hackers are disrupting meetings, and in some instances, posting X-rated or hate-filled images.

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'Zoom-bombing': FBI warns of hackers breaking into virtual meetings ...
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The best alternatives to Zoom for videoconferencing

2 months ago by The Verge

Since so many questions have come up about Zoom's security, here are additional free videoconferencing apps such as Google Hangouts, Skype, Cisco Webex ...

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The best alternatives to Zoom for videoconferencing
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Keep your Zoom meetings secure while working from home

2 months ago by WGRZ.com

Western New York cybersecurity expert Holly Hubert says to keep hackers out of Zoom meetings, you should out in as many protections for your meetings as ...

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Keep your Zoom meetings secure while working from home
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FBI issues warning about Zoom meeting app; here's how to protect ...

2 months ago by Wink News

Everyone is meeting on Zoom during the coronavirus pandemic. The online video meeting platform is being used by businesses, schools and even for birthday ...

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Zoombombing Incidents Overwhelm Online Classes And Meeting ...

2 months ago by BuzzFeed News

Zoom meetings are being hijacked by people yelling racist slurs and flooding calls with graphic content.

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People have been using the funniest Zoom backgrounds during the ...

2 months ago by For The Win

The global coronavirus pandemic has forced businesses to change the way they communicate on a daily basis. What used to be done with face-to-face, ...

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New warnings issued about security of Zoom meetings

2 months ago by WPIX 11 New York

As the coronavirus began taking hold of American communities, many people began working from home. To maintain that person-to-person contact, workers are ...

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New warnings issued about security of Zoom meetings
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Zoom Meetings May Not Be Totally Private, So Try These Extra ...

2 months ago by Distractify

As a large percentage of Americans prepare to work from home for at least another month amid the COVID-19 pandemic, more and more companies are turning ...

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'Zoombombing:' Zoom video meetings get hacked amid coronavirus ...

2 months ago by Chicago Tribune

Morgan Elise Johnson has been hosting virtual meditation sessions each weekday morning through her digital media company The Triibe, to bring a sense of ...

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5 best Zoom features you must try

2 months ago by TechRepublic

Working from home but need to have a meeting? Here are five reasons Zoom is a great, free choice for staying in touch while out of the office.

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5 best Zoom features you must try
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UF student government meeting 'Zoom bombed' with racist messages

2 months ago by WCJB

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) – A new problem has emerged as people turn to virtual meetings to stay safe during the time of COVID-19. UF President Kent Fuchs ...

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Don't make all the same Zoom meeting mistakes the UK government ...

2 months ago by ZDNet

Everyone is using Zoom these days, including the UK government. But an image of a meeting posted on Twitter highlighted a number of mistakes. Learn from ...

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Zoom Meetings: 10 tips and tricks you should know about

2 months ago by Android Authority

Level up your Zoom Meetings game by using a virtual backround, getting rid of your wrinkles with a single click, and much more.

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Zoom Meetings: 10 tips and tricks you should know about
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I've been doing Zoom meetings for years. These 7 tricks make them ...

2 months ago by Fast Company

Thanks to the coronavirus scare, Zoom has become a household name. It's a great platform for videoconferencing and one that I've been using for years.

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I've been doing Zoom meetings for years. These 7 tricks make them ...
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Now that AA meetings have to be held digitally, people are breaking ...

2 months ago by CBS News

It's called "Zoom-bombing," and in the age of coronavirus, when all meetings have had to go digital, it's the newest way hackers are wreaking havoc.

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Now that AA meetings have to be held digitally, people are breaking ...
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Zoom meetings aren't end-to-end encrypted

2 months ago by Metro

As the UK and other countries grapple with the realities of life under lockdown, video conferencing apps have become pretty essential. There are plenty of ...

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Zoom meetings aren't end-to-end encrypted
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Zoom's security and privacy problems are snowballing - Business ...

2 months ago by Business Insider Nordic

The videoconferencing service Zoom faces multiple reported security issues as both use and scrutiny increase. In a 48-hour period, reports surfaced that Zoom ...

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Zoom's security and privacy problems are snowballing - Business ...
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Zoom Meetings Might Not Be As Encrypted As You Think, Here's Why

2 months ago by Screen Rant

Zoom mentions having end-to-end encryption on video meetings but that is technically not true. What does that mean for all its new users?

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Zoom Meetings Might Not Be As Encrypted As You Think, Here's Why
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Zoom Meetings Might Not be as Secure as we Thought

2 months ago by Wccftech

While Zoom does offer a great way of conducting meetings in times of crises, company's definition on end-to-end encryption does raise a few concerns.

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Zoom Meetings Might Not be as Secure as we Thought
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Zoom is facing questions about how private or secure it really is

2 months ago by MIT Technology Review

Zoom has rapidly become the video-conferencing platform of choice as people stay home during the coronavirus pandemic. Now it's under pressure.

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Zoom is facing questions about how private or secure it really is
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Zoom faces a privacy and security backlash as it surges in popularity

2 months ago by The Verge

Zoom risks becoming the victim of its own success as it faces a privacy and security backlash. A growing number of concerns have been raised in recent weeks, ...

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Zoom faces a privacy and security backlash as it surges in popularity
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11 Zoom tips to improve your video conferences while telecommuting

2 months ago by TechRepublic

These Zoom tutorials can help employees working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic have more productive video conferences.

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11 Zoom tips to improve your video conferences while telecommuting
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Michigan City Council Meeting Disrupted by 'Zoom Bombs'

2 months ago by Government Technology

A video meeting of the Grosse Ile Township board of trustees was cut short Monday after multiple people made inappropriate racially or sexually charged ...

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Michigan City Council Meeting Disrupted by 'Zoom Bombs'