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Audit trail

Resolves the validity of an accounting entry by a step-by-step record by which accounting data can be traced to their source.

Audit Trail

A record of the transactions in a trade from the beginning to the end. The SEC and the NYSE use the audit trail when investigating irregularities and potential trading violations.

audit trail

A record of business transactions that can be used by an interested party to trace an organization's activities to original documents. Audit trails are used to verify account balances.

audit trail

a trail of primary documents such as INVOICES, and LEDGER entries, for example sales ledger records, which are used to identify how ACCOUNTING records have been kept. By selecting a sample of primary documents and ledger entries an AUDITOR can check the completeness and accuracy of a firm's accounting system.
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The WSAL Notifications Extension for WP Security Audit Log plugin allows WordPress administrators to get notified instantly via email when important changes happen on their WordPress sites and blogs.
WP Security Audit Log monitors all that is happening on WordPress and WordPress Multisite installations therefore administrators are alerted of any suspicious behaviour,” said Robert Abela, WordPress Security Professional at WP White Security.
308 as well as patient information safety considerations require care delivery organizations to review HIS audit logs for information security and privacy incidents.
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17, 2017 motion of Marcos asking that the Commission on Elections' Election Records and Statistics Department (Comelec-ERSD) turn over to him the printed and authenticated copies of the ballot images, election returns and audit logs from Camarines Sur, Iloilo and Negros Oriental.
PPCRV head Henrietta De Villa said that that the poll watchdog's technology department and board of trustees would conduct the examination of Smartmatic's audit logs Thursday afternoon.
Examples include audit logs, business continuity plans, and documentation of the change management process.
The report calls for three solutions: applying anonymization techniques so that commercial data-miners can share information with authorities without disclosing the identity of individuals or supplying information of non-suspects; building authorization requirements into government systems for viewing data to ensure that only those who need to see the data do; building audit logs into the computing system to identify and track inappropriate access to information and misuses of information.
A review of computer security and audit logs usually surface the first jump back--typically the second victim.
The security model minimizes risks from intrusions or unauthorized access, and chronological audit logs can track users and activities for another level of security.
To help organizations centralize security management, incident response, and compliance, SecureSphere can feed database security alerts and audit logs to the ArcSight SIEM Platform.
0 product, a highly flexible, scale-able solution for centralizing audit logs and addressing compliance and information security vulnerabilities.