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What is Cloud Computing?

Posted by Protiviti KnowledgeLeader on Thu, Dec 20, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

What is Cloud Computing?

Cloud computing is defined as the use of a collection of services, applications, information and infrastructure composed of pools of computer, network, information and storage resources. These components can be rapidly orchestrated, provisioned, implemented, decommissioned and scaled up or down, providing for an on-demand utility-like model of allocation and consumption.

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Topics: Data Integrity Risk, governance risk & compliance, cloud computing, cybersecurity, IT security

What is Transaction Authenticity?

Posted by Protiviti KnowledgeLeader on Thu, Feb 15, 2018 @ 03:57 PM

What is Transaction Authenticity?

Transaction authenticity can be defined as the authentication of a party’s (individual, organization) identity, to ensure that pending transactions and contractual agreements are legal and enforceable.

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Topics: IT audit, IT infrastructure, cloud computing, IT risk, IT controls, performance management/measurement, KL Tools

Current Events and Headlines in Auditing and Risk Management: March 18-22

Posted by Sharise Cruz on Thu, Mar 21, 2013 @ 12:25 PM

Sen. Levin "London Whale" Report to Put Pressure on Volker Rule Writers

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Topics: Sarbanes-Oxley, laws & regulations, SOX, risk, news, disaster recovery, cloud computing, governance

What is Data Integrity Risk? - Updated!

Posted by Protiviti KnowledgeLeader on Fri, Oct 19, 2012 @ 07:00 AM

 What is Data Integrity?

Data integrity is the assurance that information can only be accessed or modified by those authorized to access the system. Measures taken to ensure integrity include controlling the physical environment of networked terminals and servers, restricting access to data, and maintaining rigorous authentication practices. Data integrity can also be threatened by environmental hazards, such as heat, dust, and electrical surges.

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Topics: IT audit, Data Integrity Risk, IT infrastructure, cloud computing, IT risk, IT controls, data security,, data analytics, performance management/measurement, KL Tools, customer satisfaction

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