PRISM: The Spotlight Is Back on Microsoft

PRISM focus returns to Microsoft
It’s not exactly a surprise Microsoft is once more denying any connection to the NSA surveillance programs, but documents leaked by Edward Snowden indicate something entirely different.

In a new piece published in The Guardian, it is revealed Microsoft has been aiding the NSA, FBI and CIA with data.

Apparently, Microsoft helped the NSA circumvent the encryptions they had set in place, which then allowed the intelligence agency to gain access to web chats on Outlook.com, since they already had access to emails sent through the service.

Most recently, NSA’s PRISM program gained access to the company’s SkyDrive cloud storage service, which has about 250 million users in the entire world. 

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