Offshore security can be compromised by cultural differences
"India is seen as an answer when outsourcing applications but is actually a problem in the security space," said Gartner's India research vice-president Partha Iyengar.
Standards of privacy are often looser in India because, for instance, reading someone else's e-mail would not be considered much of an intrusion there, Iyengar said.
By Scarlet Pruitt at MicroScope.
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