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Cloud Advisory Group To Be Formed

ONLINE PRIVACY—INDIA

June 29, 2011

The Data Security Council of India announced that it will form a cloud security advisory group to help come up with a policy framework for stakeholders, reports The Financial Express. The panel will be comprised of lawyers and representatives from cloud service providers, IT companies and law enforcement and will advise the government on security, privacy and server locations as it is expected to encourage cloud use at government data centers. Kamlesh Bajaj, CEO of the Data Security Council of India, said, "Everybody is concerned about cloud security...Clients who are outsourcing to cloud service providers would like to be assured."
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