Researchers see a boom in Zoom domains, stolen accounts


The surging popularity of Zoom video conferencing during the COVID-19 epidemic is compelling internet registrars to make available scores of Zoom-related domains, some of which are being scooped up by malicious actors, researchers from ZeroFox and its Alpha Team reported today.

According to a company blog post, Alpha Team members know of roughly 5,343 Zoom-related domains that were newly registered by various parties. in March 2020. Then from April 1 – 4, an additional 10,000 Zoom domains were registered in just a four-day span.

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