The Electronic Frontier Foundation, an organization in the forefront of fighting for digital civil rights, issues an annual “Who Has Your Back” report on tech companies’ privacy policies.
In its latest report, it ranked Microsoft among the top companies in protecting customers’ data from government requests.
Among the criteria are whether companies following practices such as requiring warrants for customers’ data content, telling users about government data requests, and fighting for customers’ privacy rights in courts and in Congress.
Microsoft, along with Apple, Facebook, Google, Twitter and other companies, ranked high in EFF”s chart. Amazon, AT&T and Snapchat ranked among the lowest.
Here’s EFF’s report and chart.