MHA has warned the Zoom app user that the video-conferencing application is not safe for usage

The video meeting app has become quite popular across the globe as more and more workers are now working from home during the lockdown period

"Zoom is a not a safe platform," the Cyber Coordination Centre (CyCord) of ministry of home affairs said in a new 16-page advisory

The warning came after India's nodal cyber security agency, Computer Emergency Response Team of India (CERT-in) had cautioned against the vulnerability of the app.

The agency had pointed out that the app has significant weaknesses which can make users vulnerable to cyber attacks

Here are other video conferencing apps that you can use:

1. Google Hangouts

Google Hangouts is a widely-used communication tool from Google that offers easy-to-join video calls,

2. Skype

Skype is a telecommunications application that specialises in providing video chat and voice calls

3. GoToMeeting

The web conferencing service from LogMein, GoToMeeting features audio and video sessions, screen sharing, and a mobile app for Android and iOS.