Microsoft confirms NSA's role in Vista security

Thursday, 11 January 2007, 12:27 AM EST

The NSA's involvement with Windows Vista -- which was confirmed by Microsoft this week -- is not the first time the NSA has provided guidance to Redmond. The NSA previously collaborated with Microsoft on the best methods to secure Windows XP and Windows 2000. The agency also has been credited with reviewing the Vista Security Guide published on Microsoft's Web site.

At CIO Today.

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