Microsoft vows to play nice with security chip

Thursday, 25 August 2005, 11:32 AM EST

Windows Vista will switch off certain features of the trusted platform module due to privacy concerns, Stephen Heil, technical evangelist for Microsoft's Core OS Division has said.

"There are some operations that use public key information that could potentially be perceived as privacy risk areas," said Heil.

By Tom Sanders at vnunet.

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