This paper calls for awareness of the risks in global sourcing of IT and IT-enabled services. It calls for appropriate assessment and mitigation of these risks. The authors identify ways in which global sourcing (often called offshoring) increases information security exposures and strategies for managing such risks.
Goodman, Seymour E. and Ramer, Rob
"Global Sourcing of IT Services and Information Security: Prudence before Playing,"
Communications of the Association for Information Systems:
Vol. 20, Article 50.
Available at: http://aisel.aisnet.org/cais/vol20/iss1/50