As more employees are working home there is a hike in downloads and usage of Zoom app. FBI have reported privacy and security issues by Zoom. The zoom app is prone to hacking too. Hackers may acquire personal details which includes address, phone number, bank account details.
CEO of Zoom app said “ These areas of concerns are been worked upon rigorously by our team”. Apple, NASA and Elon Musk are banning the use of Zoom for video conferencing. Due to privacy and security issues sharing on files and confidential statements are banned. Each one has selected an alternative form of videoconferencing.
Getting hacked is a major issue to these enormous companies. Discussion of strategies and confidential meetings take place through videoconferencing. Hence the usage of Zoom app will be invitation to more problems.