09/07/2024  Microsoft to offer Apple devices to employees in China, cites absence of Android services


Microsoft (MSFT.O , opens new tab intends to offer Apple's (AAPL.O , opens new tab iOS-based devices to its employees in China to access authentication apps, a company spokesperson said on Monday, citing absence of Google's (GOOGL.O , opens new tab Android services in the country.

Microsoft has been under increased scrutiny after a series of security breaches, the latest being that of Russian hackers who spied and accessed emails of the company's employees and customers earlier this year.