Microsoft Privacy & Safety

Microsoft's Approach to Helping Protect Privacy and Safety Online

February, 2012

  • Microsoft Launches Privacy Ads

    Frank X. Shaw, Corporate Vice President, Corporate Communications, Microsoft writes on The Official Microsoft Blog : During the last week or so, there has been a fair amount of discussion about how Google is making some unpopular changes to some of...
  • The Week in Online Safety, February 6, 2012

    The Week in Online Safety, February 6, 2012 A weekly global roundup of online safety news, policy developments, research, and influence News U.S. - Teens migrating to Twitter — sometimes for privacy , Associated Press , Jan. 30, 2012 U.S....
  • Accountability in Action: Microsoft’s Privacy Program

    Brendon Lynch, Chief Privacy Officer, Microsoft writes on the Microsoft on the Issues blog: Accountability has been a globally recognized principle of privacy and data protection for more than three decades. But in the past few years, an important...
  • The Week in Online Safety, February 13, 2012

    The Week in Online Safety, February 13, 2012 A weekly global roundup of online safety news, policy developments, research, and influence U.S. - Safer Internet Day focuses on Netsafety f or families , CNET , Feb. 7, 2012 U.S. - DSM-5, the new mental...
  • The Week in Online Safety, February 27, 2012

    The Week in Online Safety, February 27, 2012 A weekly global roundup of online safety news, policy developments, research, and influence U.S.- How Facebook Outsources Its Nudity Patrol , Forbes , February 22, 2012 U.S. - Teens Post 'Am I Pretty...
  • Get Connected with Family & Friends on Safer Internet Day

    Jacqueline Beauchere, Director, Trustworthy Computing Communications, writes on the Microsoft on the Issues Blog : Each February, the world recognizes Safer Internet Day (SID), an event dedicated to promoting responsible use of the Internet and mobile...
  • Microsoft Testifies on U.S. Senate Cybersecurity Legislation

    Paul Nicholas, Senior Director, Trustworthy Computing, Microsoft writes on the Microsoft on the Issues Blog : Last week, Scott Charney testified at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs . The hearing was about...
  • Trustworthy Computing Next

    I’m in San Francisco this week for the annual RSA Security Conference . This morning I’m heading off to see Microsoft’s Trustworthy Computing corporate vice President Scott Charney share his vision for the next decade in a keynote, “...
  • Trustworthy Computing Next – Evolving Beyond the Notice and Consent Model

    I just finished watching Microsoft’s Trustworthy Computing corporate vice President Scott Charney share his vision for the next decade in a keynote, “ TwC for our Computing–centric Society ,” in San Francisco at the annual RSA...