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Data Security and Outsourcing: Oxymoron?

Data Security and Outsourcing: Oxymoron?

Business process outsourcing (BPO) is a common practice these days, but the benefits of BPO also come with an increase in risk. This requires a new way of looking at data security — as an “inside-out” threat environment – that is, from the data core out and as a problem of insiders that needs to be monitored. Here is a primer for dealing with the security challenges posed by BPO.