Zoom isn’t Malware.
Quoted from Amit Serper, VP Security strategy and principal security researcher, Cybereason.
Zoom is not malware. Zoom is safe to use for both you personally and businesses, but you should read through on how to best protect yourself and your company. Throughout the past few days, social media (mostly infosec twitter) is gushing with various opinions and hot takes about Zoom being malware due to multiple issues found with it. Some of these issues are indeed problematic (and are/were taken care of by Zoom) and some of the issues that are being raised and discussed in social media are in fact not bugs or issues with Zoom itself but issues with the way operating systems work.
Complete article here: https://medium.com/@0xamit/zoom-isnt-malware-ae01618e2046