Audit Software

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Audit Software

In accounting, any computer program that assists in keeping records and therefore makes records easier to evaluate in an audit.
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The current study evaluated whether a control-objective or transaction-flow knowledge structure led to higher performance in the review of internal controls by EDP auditors.
The conference primarily targets security administrators, technicians, programmers, managers and EDP auditors from Fortune 1000 companies representing the broad industry spectrum.
He has lectured extensively for leading professional societies such as the Institute of Internal Auditors, EDP Auditors Association and AICPA.
with the help of the consulting group, KPMG Klynveld EDP Auditors.
Harnish is accredited by the EDP Auditors Foundation as a Certified Information Systems Auditor and is also a Certified Lotus Professional as recognized by Lotus Development Corporation.
Founded in 1969 as the EDP Auditors Association, ISACA helps its members and their employers ensure trust in, and value from, information systems.
EDP auditors are concerned, in part, with the accuracy of computer input and output as this accuracy relates to the possibility of financial impropriety, security leaks, or fraud.
The problem with EDP auditors is that they must have extensive controls built into the data processing systems in order to perform their job.
What Auditors Think about Crypto Technologies is a Ponemon Institute report, sponsored by Thales and is the result of a survey of 505 auditors of information security systems, information security auditors, qualified security assessors and EDP auditors.
Information Security Magazine reaches more than 58,000 top decision-makers who are CIOs, security officers, IS managers, DR planners, network administrators and EDP auditors who concentrate on protecting the information assets of their organizations.