PRISM & NSA Revelations Already Costing U.S. Tech Firms Business

25 Jul

A survey released by The Cloud Security Alliance has revealed that U.S. technology firms are losing a substantial number of international clients in response to news of America’s vast and unchecked surveillance infrastructure.

The Cloud Security Alliance, a non-profit made up of 48,000 individuals and corporations involved in internet-related businesses, revealed in its survey that between June 25 and July 9 alone, a substantial number of international firms dropped contracts with American businesses.

Per AFP:

The Cloud Security Alliance said 10 percent of its non-US members have cancelled a contract with a US-based cloud provider, and 56 percent said they were less likely to use an American company.

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In the survey, 36 percent of US firms polled said the…


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PRISM & NSA Revelations Already Costing U.S. Tech Firms Business… Published on: 25 July 2013 | 3:23 pm


PRISM & NSA Revelations Already Costing U.S. Tech Firms Business

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