Microsoft will warn users when their accounts subjected to attempts to penetrate government agencies




Company pledged to Microsoft to warn users in the event that their accounts of attempts to penetrate behind it government agencies across the press release published on Wednesday, December / December 30.

The company said it fully committed to protecting the privacy of their e-mail users Outlook in addition to the cloud storage service OneDrive, and added that it Stkhtoa a new step towards this by preventing the intrusion that may be carried out by government agencies.

Said Scott Charney, vice president of Microsoft, said that warn users of attempts by government Breakthrough comes as a result of being more complicated attempts and more dangerous than attempts by conventional penetration, but this does not mean that attempts led to the break or leak of the data stored within the company’s systems in any way.

In addition to the announcement of the warning, the company has published some of the steps that will fortify the accounts of all the intrusion, where she said that activating the log two-step Two-Step Verification In addition to using strong passwords are liable to raise the degree of protection significantly words, as advised to avoid e-mails doubtful its source, and asked all users updated browsers and programs of protection from malware constantly.

The Microsoft permanently to warn users of its services in the event of any attempt to penetrate or log strange entry, and therefore this new step is not considered entirely on the users.

It is noteworthy that Twitter has also in mid-December to warn some users who have been accounts of attempts to penetrate backed by government agencies as well as Yahoo Inc., which has the same command is only a few days ago.


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