September 16th, 2020

A support article has been created to help guide you on your meeting compliance and how to determine if you have meetings that need to have a Passcode or a Waiting Room applied and how to do so:
This is to help be compliant with Zoom's September 27th Security Changes:

September 4th, 2020

Zoom is requiring all meetings have a Passcode or Waiting Room set by September 27th, 2020. If one is not enabled, they will enable a Waiting Room for each meeting. This updated has been superseded by our September 16th, 2020 announcement.

August 5th, 2020:

Zoom is releasing an updated Windows client. Information about changes can found at:

July 23rd, 2020:

To increase security and privacy for the University of Iowa community, all new Zoom meetings have a Passcode (may be referred to as password in the Zoom client) automatically set. More information available at:

July 21st, 2020:

When a Zoom meeting host enables recording, Zoom will now announce "This meeting is being recorded" and provide an option for attendees to agree or leave the meeting.

Zoom Recording Notification
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September 16, 2020