Zoom security flaws could let hackers take over your laptop

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Two ethical hackers have managed to exploit zero-day vulnerabilities in the Zoom Messenger desktop client to execute random code on a victim’s machine.

Daan Keuper and Thijs Alkemade from CompuTest Security demonstrated their exploit at the ongoing hacking contest Pwn2Own, and were awarded a bug bounty of $200,000 by the video conferencing service.