Zoom Free Users Will Not Have End-to-End Encryption

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By: Anton McClure;
Tags: Technology; Encryption; Alternatives;

Zoom CEO has stated free users will not get end-to-end encryption. Here are some good alternatives to Zoom you could use instead.

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When businesses and schools moved their work online due to COVID-19, the company "Zoom Video Communications, INC" came in with their solution for moving meetings online. They gained hundreds of millions of daily users and calls, and then, gave frightening news to their free users.

"We don't want to give that because we also want to work together with FBI, with local law enforcement in case some people, they use Zoom for the bad purpose," CEO and Chairman Eric Yuan said.

According to ZDNet, "Business can be so ugly some times."

Fortunately, there are alternatives to Zoom that businesses and companies should consider using. Many of these alternatives also offer encryption, among many other benefits.

Some of these include:

Of course, there are many other programs for video conferencing that can replace Zoom. Feel free to try and use the ones that will work better for you.

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