Microsoft pushes for federal privacy legislation

Friday, 4 November 2005, 7:19 PM EST

Efforts to establish national standards for protecting computer data received a boost Thursday when Microsoft Corp. announced support for the idea. Microsoft, the world's biggest computer company, did not endorse a specific bill but said a single national standard is better than the complex and sometimes contradictory patchwork approach now in place around the country.

By Matthew Daly at InformationWeek.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Most IT pros have seen potentially embarrassing information about their colleagues

More than three-quarters of IT professionals have seen and kept secret potentially embarrassing information about their colleagues, according to new research conducted by AlienVault.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Wed, Feb 10th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2016 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //