Zoom agrees to $85million settlement over users’ privacy violation

Zoom Video Communications Inc agreed to pay $85 million and bolster its security practices to settle a lawsuit claiming it violated users’ privacy rights by sharing personal data with Facebook, Google and LinkedIn, and letting hackers disrupt Zoom meetings in a practice called Zoombombing. A preliminary settlement filed on Saturday afternoon requires approval by U.S.… Read More Zoom agrees to $85million settlement over users’ privacy violation

Zoom to implement enhanced security in proposed settlement with U.S. FTC

Zoom Video Communications Inc must implement a new information security program as part of its proposed settlement with U.S. regulators over user privacy issues, the Federal Trade Commission said on Monday. The FTC, in a statement, said the company would face fines of up to $43,280 for each future violation under the agreement. The FTC… Read More Zoom to implement enhanced security in proposed settlement with U.S. FTC