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April 3 16:59

Video conferencing service reported record user growth due to coronavirus pandemic

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Zoom video conferencing service reported record user growth due to the pandemic. The fact is that many employees switched to remote work during this period.

According to Zoom representatives, in March 2020 the number of daily users of the service exceeded 200 million. For example, in December 2019 this figure was equal to 10 million.
Now Zoom team must ensure uninterrupted operation of the service in conditions when the number of users and the load on the platform is growing.
Zoom has been around for a long time. The other day the service found several security problems. In particular, a vulnerability due to which the application disclosed e-mail addresses and photos of users and allowed the launch of video calls with strangers.