Microsoft to Warn of Government Hacking


microsoftMicrosoft is planning to begin warning its Outlook email users of suspected government hacking, the company told Reuters in a statement on Wednesday.

Users will be warned when Microsoft suspects that a government is trying to hack into their accounts.

The new policy comes after a Reuters report found that the company declined to tell users about a hacking campaign by Chinese authorities discovered in 2011.

Microsoft has maintained the sources of the hacking couldn’t be pinpointed. Read more.

{Andy Newscenter}


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