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Microsoft Says Leaked Trade Secrets Gave It The Right To Read Emails
2014-03-21 13:36:12

On Friday Microsoft defended its right to break into customers’ accounts to read emails if it suspected it had been the victim of a crime. This came after the tech giant admitted in federal court documents that it had forced its way into a blogger’s Hotmail account to track down and stop a leak of software.

2014-02-24 12:33:24

Leader of European Union's Cyber Security Agency Honored SAN FRANCISCO, Feb.

Hack On Microsoft Similar To Attacks On Apple, Facebook
2013-02-23 06:23:59

Microsoft officials revealed on Friday that the Redmond, Washington-based company had been targeted by the same hackers who had previously set their sights on Apple and Facebook.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.