Microsoft asks U.S. government for freedom to disclose security requests

wochit technology
July 16, 2013 AT 4:07 PM
Microsoft said it has written to the U.S. Attorney General to ask for more freedom to disclose how it handles requests from national security organizations for customer data. The appeal comes a week after reports that Microsoft allowed U.S. security agencies to circumvent encryption of Outlook emails and capture Skype online chats, citing leaked documents provided by Edward Snowden