Zoombombing is a form of cyber-harassment where uninvited users disrupt Zoom meetings, sometimes sharing offensive content. Amidst a rise in Zoom usage due to the COVID-19 pandemic, cases of Zoombombing increased. To prevent this, individuals are advised to set meetings as private, avoid sharing meeting URLs openly, and enable protective features like the “Waiting Room”. Zoom has since implemented several security measures, including a “report a user to Zoom” button, encryption upgrades, and automatic password protection for meetings.
Laurentian University is facing concerns about the impact of a cyber incident. The university’s officials are working to address the situation and ensure the security