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Most Zoombombing is just not completed by exterior hackers – they’re inside jobs

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As the recognition of video-conferencing software program like Zoom has surged through the coronavirus pandemic, so, too, has the phenomenon of digital gatecrashing, generally referred to as Zoombombing.

This has included harassment, hate speech and offensive pictures being abruptly streamed right into a digital assembly, behaviour that has generally been tied to coordinated campaigns organised on web message boards. In March, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a statement that it had “acquired a number of reviews of conferences being disrupted by pornographic and/or hate pictures and threatening language”, and warned customers to take safety precautions …

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