Zoom Update

Zoom Update: Know Complete Details about How to Update Zoom App Latest Updated Version  5.0 with latest Secruity features, Encryption. Zoom the video conferencing app has made it mandatory to update the latest version (5.0) for its users. Zoom has become an important resource for small, medium, and large teams that want to stay in touch and continue their day-to-day workflow with minimal interruption and be a firm favorite with people. Here are some interesting facts about the Zoom App update and also check how to update the Zoom App.

Updated: Jun 09, 2020 11:31 IST

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Suganya Vedham

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Zoom Update

Zoom App Update

Zoom's latest version 5.0 has been released, which supports AES 256-bit GCM supporting data encryption and improved resistance to tampering, said "the latest CERT-In advisory. Other protection enhancements include increasing the minimum default password length to six characters for meetings, webinars, and cloud recordings and granting administrators the ability to disable sharing on cloud recordings and set their expiration times, the national technology arm said to combat cyber attacks and protect Indian cyberspace.

In view of security-related advisories provided by the Ministry of Home Affairs and CERT-In to its users, the new introduction of security features in the app, whose use has spiked due to the nationwide lockdown, is believed to have been carried out. The Union home ministry issued an advisory in April and said the Zoom meeting platform is not safe, and government officials are not to use it for official purposes. 

What is the need to update Zoom App Latest Version?

Zoom App 5.0 was a major release for the video chatting platform and was introduced as part of the company's 90-day safety enhancement plan in April. It includes a stronger encryption standard to further ensure that people outside your meeting can't intercept the content you share on Zoom. It also intends to protect users from actions like zoombombs. Once the update was first released, Zoom noted that the latest encryption protocol would be rolling out to all users by May 30. The company not only keeps that promise, but it also does a wise thing by making the update mandatory so that everyone on Zoom has a more uniform and safe experience.

How to Update Zoom latest Version?

  • Already if you have Zoom App in your desktop, then do the following

  • On the home screen click on the icon available on the top right 

  • Select check for updates

  • Zoom will then check for available updates and download the latest version if one is available. Once you have finished downloading, press Update Now. Upon completion of that process, which typically should take only 30 seconds to 1 minute

Zoom App Update- FAQ

1. What is Zoom App?

Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing app that you can use to meet virtually with others-either video or audio-only, or both, all while conducting live chats-and it allows you to record those sessions for viewing later.

2. What is the latest Zoom App Update?

Zoom's latest version 5.0 has been released, which supports AES 256-bit GCM supporting data encryption and improved resistance to tampering, said "the latest CERT-In advisory. Other protection enhancements include increasing the minimum default password length to six characters for meetings, webinars, and cloud recordings and granting administrators the ability to disable sharing on cloud recordings and set their expiration times, the national technology arm said to combat cyber attacks and protect Indian cyberspace. 

3. What is the need to update Zoom App Latest Version?

Zoom 5.0 was a major release for the video chatting platform and was introduced as part of the company's 90-day safety enhancement plan in April. It includes a stronger encryption standard to further ensure that people outside your meeting can't intercept the content you share on Zoom. It also intends to protect users from actions like zoombombs.