Apparently Zoom straight up lied about conferences being E2E encrypted, and didn’t tell anyone that they were passing personally identifiable data to Facebook & Google for years.

They have just had their ass handed to them by the FTC, and members of a class action lawsuit will be receiving compensation. Also… maybe don’t use Zoom unless your employer makes you. 😬

arstechnica.com/tech-policy/20

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@TrechNex They later worked with Big Tech companies and the US DOD to ensure that they now have good security practices.

Some people apparently find that comforting rather than doubly alarming.

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