Zoom to release security update

Zoom will be releasing a new security update on August 6, 2022 that will prevent any versions below 5.3.0 from working.

How will this affect you?

Zoom will no longer work on machines running version 5.3.0 or below. An update will be automatically pushed to affected machines at 7 am on August 4th. This update will require the computer to be on campus or connected to the VPN.

How to verify what version you are on?

You can verify what version of Zoom you are using by clicking on your profile icon in the Zoom application, then navigating to Help > About Zoom.

How to update on a Windows PC?  

You can proactively update Zoom by navigating to the Software Center from the Start menu and searching for Zoom in the list of applications. You should be able to find an “Update” button. Please note, this update will require being on campus or connected to the VPN.

How to update on a Mac?  

If you are on a Mac, you can update Zoom by opening up the Applications folder via Finder, selecting the GRCC Self Service utility, searching for the Zoom application within, then clicking the install button.

If you have any questions, please contact us at (616) 234-4357.

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