Sources: Microsoft [Weibo], Neowin
quote: 1. Microsoft has never assisted any government in an attack of another government or clients.2. Microsoft has never provided any government the authority to directly visit our products or services.3. Microsoft has never provided any so-called "Backdoor" into its products or services.4. Microsoft has never provided the data or info of our clients to the U.S. Govt. or National Security Agency.5. Microsoft has never concealed any requests from any government for information about its client
quote: That implies that they "provided the data or info of our clients" to someone else. I wonder who.
quote: China has banned Windows 8 from government computers and advised Chinese citizens and businesses to drop Microsoft's latest operating system.