"This is one of the first times that I find myself in disagreement with the spirit of your opinion. You seem to be indicating that since you are forced by circumstance to trust 3rd parties for some things, you might as well trust them with everything. When it comes to data, I tend to disagree, especially when it comes to business. For home users with little experience and few resources to allocate to the problem, it's a tenable position. For businesses? Absolutely not!"
I agree. There are definitely more risks in trusting an outsourcer than in, for example, trusting a software vendor. But it's a continuum. So, yes, this was edited badly -- the full answer to that question is long and complicated.