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We announced several recent security updates and user interface enhancements from the product team during the May 20 “Ask Eric Anything” webinar. Here’s a roundup of the main security changes to the Zoom platform from the past week: Screen sharing: For single Zoom Pro accounts, screen sharing is set to Host Only by default. Hosts […]

Zoom Product Updates: Restricted Screen Sharing by Default, Consent for Unmuting & Audio Alert for the Waiting Room
May 22, 2020

One really great Zoom security feature that was released this past weekend gives you more control over the use of personal meeting IDs (PMIs) in your organization. With this latest release, Zoom account owners and admins can now disable the use of a PMI for scheduling or starting an instant meeting. Because PMIs are always […]

Zoom Admins Can Now Disable PMIs; Additional Security Updates for Basic Accounts Coming May 9
May 5, 2020

We’re excited to share that Zoom 5.0 is now generally available! This release delivers one of our most advanced security enhancements to date with support for AES 256-bit GCM encryption, which provides added protection for meeting data and greater resistance to tampering. So, what does this new encryption algorithm mean for you, and what other […]

It’s Here! 5 Things to Know About Zoom 5.0
April 27, 2020

Robust Security Enhancements Include Support for AES 256-Bit GCM Encryption Today we announced robust security enhancements with the upcoming general availability of Zoom 5.0, a key milestone in our 90-day plan to proactively identify, address, and enhance the security and privacy capabilities of the Zoom platform. By adding support for AES 256-bit GCM encryption, Zoom […]

Zoom Hits Milestone on 90-Day Security Plan, Releases Zoom 5.0
April 22, 2020

Zoom’s engineering teams continue to roll out enhanced security features for Zoom’s industry-leading unified communications platform. Last week we wrote about new data routing options for your Zoom meetings, webinar, and chat data. The feature was released this weekend, and we’d like to explain a little more about how it works. Control your Zoom data […]

Data Routing Control is Here
April 20, 2020

The Zoom team has been hard at work delivering additional features that further secure your Zoom meeting and webinar experiences. This past weekend’s release included additional password protections, one of the best options for securing your meetings and webinars. Here’s a quick overview of the new password options, Zoom’s random meeting ID generator, and other […]

Enhanced Password Capabilities for Zoom Meetings, Webinars & Cloud Recordings 
April 14, 2020

Last night we implemented an important update to help make your meetings more private and secure. The most visible change that meeting hosts will see is an option in the Zoom meeting controls called Security. This new icon simplifies how hosts can quickly find and enable many of Zoom’s in-meeting security features. Visible only to […]

Zoom Product Updates: New Security Toolbar Icon for Hosts, Meeting ID No Longer Displayed
April 8, 2020

Happy New Year! Fresh off a year of delivering more than 300 new features to Zoom customers, our engineers are back at delivering the industry-leading innovation our customers have come to know and love! This latest Zoom platform release picks up right where we left off in offering more simplicity, interoperability, and flexibility in your […]

In with the New: Virtual Video Backgrounds, Expanded App Integrations, Added Zoom Phone Features Highlight January Release
January 22, 2020

The Zoom engineers have been busy delivering new feature happiness this December! Following our Dec. 2 release, the team delivered another feature-packed release this past weekend based on your customer input. The pace of innovation with over 300 new features released this year is truly amazing!  Here are a few of the coolest new features […]

Get More Control in Your Zoom Rooms, Get More Interactive in Meetings with New Zoom Releases
December 18, 2019