Paranoia on Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s Privacy Policies


Dallas, Texas 11/04/2013 (Financialstrend) – There has been large-scale paranoia about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)’s privacy policies. Adding fuel to this fire us the latest Xbox One Kinect sensor. This identifies the users by exactly measuring the arrangement & length of some facial features. These are then calculated that into a number. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has revealed this as a segment of the detailed disclosure about the company’s privacy policies.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has now clarified that even if this unique number is passed onto the government officials it would not be possible to use this to  retroactively build the image of any user’s face. With this latest clarification, the company is typically promising that it is not technically-possible for state officials and security agencies to access the image of any player.

The company has also clarified that, while the game-software is able to read the expressions of players and respond accordingly, that particular data is not sent to Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). The company said that the console states that once the session ends, that data gets destroyed. The company has come under a great deal of flak with reference to its privacy policies. It was found out in July that the company had provided email and Skype details to NSA. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stated then that, legally, it was not permitted to discuss this matter openly.

Friday’s trading

In Friday’s trading, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rose by 0.43%. The opening price of the shares was $35.67, which climbed to an intraday high of $35.69 and dipped to a close of $35.53. Approximately 40.27 million shares were traded on Friday while an average volume of 41.29 million shares were traded over a 30 day period. The 52-week low of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares is $26.26 and its 52-week high is $36.43. The company has a market capitalization of $296.56 billion.