Privacy Policy Windows 10 preview indicates existence keylogger




In the privacy policies that give at the Microsoft Windows 10 Technical Preview highlights the ability to record keystrokes. This indicates that Microsoft has stopped. Keylogger in the new Windows version Personal data will also be collected.

The Hacker News pointed to a part of the privacy policy for the Windows 10 Technical Preview which indicates that text entry can be stored by Microsoft. The aim is to improve features like autocomplete and spelling check. Therefore clear from the text that Microsoft has stopped. Keylogger in Windows 10 preview

In addition to tracking keystrokes Microsoft can also record voice input, for example, if the user gives a voice command. This information can be used to improve speech recognition. Personal information such as name, email address, interests, devices and telephone calls we are also collected.

The recording keystrokes and other information is sensitive because of privacy concerns. Although in the privacy policy will be informed of the possibility to gather such information, it is not clear how Microsoft actually do so. The company has issued no statements. The data collection software will probably just sit in the Technical Preview and be achieved. Subsequent versions of the operating system


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