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To think it's possible for a company to grow this fast without problems is delusional. People trade simplicity over privacy/security all the time. Yuan seems credible to me in his effort to fix these issues.

The link below is behind a paywall on Business Insider Prime but you'll get the main point...

Zoom helped to connect the world, then got slammed for cybersecurity issues – here's why experts say the company deserves a break
https://www.businessinsider.com/zoom-security-covid19-privac...

... many of those same experts also give Zoom credit for the gravity and speed of the company's response to those issues, and argue that users could be doing more to protect themselves, too. And even the most hard-boiled security experts note that if Zoom had not been focused on easy adoption without a lot of configuration, it might not have filled the immediate need for connection that neither it nor the world anticipated.

The article also notes how fast the company's working to address the issues without wrecking the product.

So often all the morality police are really just bark about the inevitable trade-offs that come from doing anything. Cold beer, Chipotle burritos, binge watching Netflix all have downsides too. Hundreds of millions of people are connecting with their families and friends, staving off the anxiety and dread of the times, and many are still keeping their businesses and livelihoods going thanks to Zoom. Though there's been some ugly incidents, to date I'm yet to hear of a bank account drained or something truly catastrophic. The good outweighs the bad by a massive factor.

"They don't boo nobodies" - Reggie Jackson

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