South African legislators were left embarrassed and shocked after a virtual committee meeting held over Zoom was hacked by unidentified persons. The hackers flooded the virtual meeting with adult-rated content.
The hackers, employing disguised voices also hurled sexist comments at the Speaker of the House, Madam Thandi Modise.
Madam Modise who could not hide her embarrassment and disappointment screamed ” “This is exactly what I said about Zoom!”
This is not the first time South African government officials are reporting of their Zoom meeting being hacked. Last month, a meeting by Minister for Women, Youth and Persons with Disability, Maite Nokoana-Mashabane, was also hacked by unidentified persons.