EU privacy regulator investigates Microsoft. Audits contracts with EU bodies for compliance.
EDPS (the European Data Protection Supervisor) wants to ensure GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulation) is being adhered to by Microsoft and its customers inside the institutions of the EU itself, such as the Parliament and the Commission. This comes after serious allegations that Microsoft Office’s telemetry features fell afoul of GDPR.
This could get expensive for Redmond. In today’s SB Blogwatch, we search under the couch cushions, in case Satya needs a hand.
Read more: securityboulevard.com/2019/04/does-microsoft-violate-gdpr-european-regulator-asks-tough-questions