Uncovered Zoom Security Flaw

A timeline of every Zoom security flaw uncovered so far:-

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An investigation by Motherboard revealed that Zoom’s iOS app was sending user analytics data to Facebook, even for Zoom users who did not have a Facebook account.

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Another separate investigation by Intercept found that Zoom doesn’t use end-to-end encryption as promised. A bug was also discovered that allowed other malicious players to gain access to your webcam and microphone.

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Motherboard again exposed another security flaw in the app for leaking users’ email addresses and photos.

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Security researchers found out that an automated tool was able to uncover meeting IDs.

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Nail in the coffin: Thousands of recordings of private Zoom video calls are left exposed on the open web.

Protect your privacy, stop using the Zoom conferencing app for now.

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(Learn more: https://gadgets.ndtv.com/…/zoom-vulnerable-to-cyber-attacks…)

Quin Er Chan

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