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Zooming into Risk During COVID-19

Posted on April 8, 2020 in Information Technology, Medical Device Security

Written by: Hall Render Advisory Services

Many businesses have become increasingly dependent on video-teleconferencing (“VTC”) platforms (such as Zoom) in order to stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, this technology is susceptible to hacking attempts and cybersecurity attacks.

The FBI has noted an increase in reports of virtual hijacking through VTC platforms (referred to as “Zoom-bombing” even when attacks are made to other VTC platforms) and have since published guidelines to use Zoom and other VTC platforms in a more secure manner. Learn how to avoid potential hacking attempts in our full article here:

If you have any questions, please contact one of the following or your regular Hall Render Advisory Services consultant.

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