Bootstrapping Privacy Compliance in Big Data Systems


July 1, 2015


With the rapid increase in cloud services collecting and using user data to offer personalized experiences, ensuring that these services comply with their privacy policies has become a business imperative for building user trust. However, most compliance efforts in industry today rely on manual review processes and audits designed to safeguard user data, and therefore are resource intensive and lack coverage. In this paper, we present our experience building and operating a system to automate privacy policy compliance checking in Bing.


  • Portrait of Saikat Guha

    Saikat Guha


  • Portrait of Sriram Rajamani

    Sriram Rajamani

    Managing Director, Microsoft Research India Lab

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    Jeannette Wing

    Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Research