'ZoomBombing' – Bad actors take advantage of an uptick in videoconferences

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    Beware of ‘ZoomBombing:’ screensharing filth to video calls
    March 18, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/03/17/zoombombing/
     
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    As Zoom Booms, Incidents of ‘ZoomBombing’ Become a Growing Nuisance
    March 26, 2020
    https://threatpost.com/as-zoom-booms-incidents-of-zoombombing-become-a-growing-nuisance/154187/
    Zoom: How to Keep the Party Crashers from Crashing Your Zoom Event
     
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    Video conferencing service 'Whereby'
    A Norwegian school quit using video calls after a naked man ‘guessed’ the meeting link
    March 28, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/03/26/norwegian-school-whereby/
     
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    FBI Warns of Ongoing Zoom-Bombing Attacks on Video Meetings
    March 30, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...going-zoom-bombing-attacks-on-video-meetings/
    FBI: FBI Warns of Teleconferencing and Online Classroom Hijacking During COVID-19 Pandemic
     
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    How to Secure Your Zoom Meetings from Zoom-Bombing Attacks
    March 31, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...your-zoom-meetings-from-zoom-bombing-attacks/
     
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    The internet is now rife with places where you can organize Zoom-bombing raids
    Zoom-raiding parties are everywhere now — Discord, Reddit, Twitter, hacking forums
    April 2, 2020

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/the-i...es-where-you-can-organize-zoom-bombing-raids/
     
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    Zoom will enable waiting rooms by default to stop Zoombombing
    April 3, 2020
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    ‘Zoombombing’ is a federal offense that could result in imprisonment, prosecutors warn
    April 3, 2020
    https://www.theverge.com/2020/4/3/2...-zoom-video-conference-hacking-pranks-doj-fbi
    DoJ: Federal, State, and Local Law Enforcement Warn Against Teleconferencing Hacking During Coronavirus Pandemic
     
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    Here’s everything you need to know about Zoombombing
    People might be able to hack into your next Zoom meeting
    April 3, 2020

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    Zoom to let you report Zoom-bombing attackers crashing meetings
    April 16, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ort-zoom-bombing-attackers-crashing-meetings/
     
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    Zoom's latest changes to prevent 'zoombombing' arrive on May 9th
    You should see fewer unwanted guests thanks to new default settings
    May 5, 2020

    https://www.engadget.com/zoom-updates-further-prevent-zoombombing-000852163.html
     
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    "US files charges over 'Zoom-bombed' IS threat to students

    A Texas man is facing charges of threatening an attack on the University of Houston after he "Zoom-bombed" an online class and praised the Islamic State group, the Justice Department said Tuesday..."

    https://news.yahoo.com/us-files-charges-over-zoom-160524346.html
     
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    Zoom rolls out security enhancements to stop zoombombing trolls
    November 16, 2020
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...rity-enhancements-to-stop-zoombombing-trolls/
     
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    Firelands middle school online classes suspended following 'Zoom bombing' incident
    December 15, 2020
    https://chroniclet.com/news/245008/...es-suspended-following-zoom-bombing-incident/
     
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