Zoom Cybersecurity Alert
Many staff and students have transitioned to remote work and/or remote education during the current COVID-19 situation, and may occasionally be using the Zoom video and teleconferencing product. Recent cybersecurity issues have been identified with the Zoom product and several alerts have been raised about best practices to help mitigate unauthorized persons gaining access to web or teleconference meetings.
The Kean University Center for Cybersecurity would like to ensure that staff and students are utilizing Zoom in a secure manner. Please refer to these links that provide recommended best practices related to using Zoom safely and securely:
NJ Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Cell (NJCCIC) - Zoom Alert
FBI - Teleconferencing and Classroom Hijacking - Zoom Alert
Zoom - Best Practices for Securing Your Virtual Classroom - Zoom Blog
Zoom - How to Keep Uninvited Guests Out Of Your Zoom Event - Zoom Blog