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Microsoft Develops Windows 10 Version with Custom Security Features for China

Softpedia Tuesday, 21 March 2017 ()
Microsoft Develops Windows 10 Version with Custom Security Features for ChinaMicrosoft has completed development of a Windows 10 version specifically tailored for the Chinese market, a company official revealed, as the software giant has been working with local authorities to address security concerns in the operating system. Alain Crozier, CEO of Microsoft Greater China, explained in a recent statement that Microsoft’s local joint venture, C&M Information Technologies, which was formed in September 2016 with state-owned China Electronics Technology Group Corp, developed a Windows 10 version with custom security features in order to comply with the country’s requirements. This Windows 10 version makes it possible for Microsoft to install the operating system on government computers, after Windows was banned by local authorities following information leaks from whistleblower Edward Snowden in the United States. “We have already developed the first version of the Windows 10 government secure system. It has been tested by three large enterpri...
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