Google Wins Chance to Prove Cloud Security in Contract Lawsuit
Editor’s Pick: Google wins the chance to prove the security of its cloud e-mail in a suit against the U.S. Interior Department, alleging the agency favored Microsoft in a contract for cloud e-mail services. A federal judge ordered the Interior Department to hire an independent expert to examine the security of Google’s offering. Google stated in the court filings that Google’s product fulfills federal security standards and that the Interior officials refused to provide details on specific requirements in order to shut Google out.