Securing Microsoft's Cloud Infrastructure

A lot of people and companies are talking about “the Cloud” today. I guess that there are not too many companies that share the same track record of running online services as Microsoft. 1994 we launched MSN and since then we are in this business. Microsoft Global Foundation Services (the group responsible for this infrastructure)…

Bitlocker now FIPS 140-2 Certified for Windows Vista SP1 and Windows Server 2008

Just a quick one: We received the FIPS 140-2 certification for Bitlocker in Windows Vista SP1 and Windows Server 2008. The certificates were posted on the CMVP website on November 25th. The Security Policy Document along with the certificates can be viewed at,, and