CNBC June 13, 2024
Jordan Novet

Key Points

– For top Microsoft executives, one-third of the “individual performance” portion of their bonuses in the new fiscal year will be tied to a review of their cybersecurity work, the company’s president, Brad Smith, told a U.S. House committee ahead of a hearing on Thursday.

– Individual employees will discuss with their managers their cybersecurity contributions in twice-annual reviews that factor into total compensation.

Microsoft will evaluate its employees’ cybersecurity contributions in reviews that will factor into their compensation, Brad Smith, the company’s vice chair and president, said ahead of a Thursday U.S. House committee hearing on the software maker’s security practices.

The changes represent part of Microsoft’s efforts to address concerns about how much it’s doing to...

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