Zoom Teleconferencing App ‘Mistakenly’ Exposed Data To China
ANDERS HAGSTROM | April 04, 2020
(Daily Caller) – The Zoom teleconferencing app has been “mistakenly” routing user data through China, the Silicon Valley company admitted Friday evening.
The app has surged in popularity as workers and students the world over are stuck in their homes amid the coronavirus pandemic. Schools have been using the app for online classes while companies and even governments have been using it to hold meetings, and much of that data may have been exposed to China, the Financial Times reported.
Certain calls were “allowed to connect to systems in China, where they should not have been able to connect,” the company said in a statement…