Last updated on September 8th, 2018
The inspection by the Chinese authority was to check whether Microsoft broke anti-monopoly laws. The cause of this investigation was from security complaints about Microsoft’s Windows operating system and Office productivity suite. In a statement, the agency said that it received complaints from several businesses regarding the security features of the said Microsoft products. Also, Microsoft had reportedly not clarified how it bundled products together. The complaints were first filed in June 2013.