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What Is Internal Audit’s Role in Cyber Security?

Posted by Katrina Opgenorth on Fri, Jun 09, 2017 @ 08:57 AM

Corporations today are thinking about how to protect assets. A few of the white collar crime problems include hacking/intrusions (cyber vulnerability), insider/outsider trading (convergence of cyber and financial crimes), the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), spear fishing (email compromise) and economic espionage. They must consider the possibility of internal corruption or external corruption, and environmental factors such as culture and competition contributing to these crimes. As protection, organizations can use cyber security, pen testing and data loss prevention tactics.

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Tags: enterprise risk management, internal audit, internal controls, risk assessment, cybersecurity, IT controls

Data Security Resources to Help You Take Action

Posted by Sharise Cruz on Thu, Oct 29, 2015 @ 02:50 PM

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Tags: IT audit, cybersecurity, IT risk, data security,

Thinking About Your 2014 Audit Plan? Here's How It Should Look (Infographic)

Posted by Sharise Cruz on Tue, Nov 26, 2013 @ 02:56 PM

Do you think your IT security is ready to meet the challenges that your organization will face in 2014? If your answer is no, you're not alone - the results of Protiviti's latest IT Audit Benchmarking Survey indicate that when it comes to IT and cybersecurity, many organizations need to make improvements to their IT audit coverage.

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Tags: Protiviti, social media risk, infographics, IT governance, cloud computing, cybersecurity, IT security, IT risk, ERP

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