Our commitment
Cloud privacy
For consumers

Microsoft, experts gather for Global Privacy Summit in Washington, D.C.
Experts from around the world are convening at the International Association of Privacy Professionals Global Privacy Summit to discuss the big topics that industry, civil society, and governments work on collectively to advance the state of privacy protections (PDF, 126 KB) in today’s data rich world.

Marking Data Privacy Day with dialogue and new data
To mark Data Privacy Day 2014, Microsoft released results of a survey measuring consumer privacy perceptions in the United States and Europe and participated in a panel, exploring the potential to adapt traditional privacy models for the era of big data and the Internet of Things.

Protecting Data and Privacy in the Cloud (PDF, 399 KB)
Microsoft outlines its approach and processes to ensure that customer data in our enterprise services including Windows Azure, Office 365, Dynamics CRM Online, and Windows Intune, remains private.

Protecting your privacy online
Learn what steps you can take to protect your personal information in the cloud (download available in 14 languages).