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Zoom Agrees To Settle A Privacy Lawsuit For $85 Million


By Catherine Whelan – August 1, 2021

Zoom will pay $85 million to settle a lawsuit claiming it violated users’ privacy rights, according to a preliminary settlement filed on Saturday. The class action suit by several Zoom users alleges the company shared personal data with Facebook, Google and LinkedIn, and allowed hackers to disrupt meetings with pornography, inappropriate language or other disturbing content in a practice called “Zoombombing.”

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