Deloitte today announced the completion of a blockchain project which was designed to demonstrate tangible and actionable options for assurance related to blockchain transaction data and infrastructure.
December 1, 2015 - The top technology challenge faced by IT audit executives and professionals worldwide is to keep pace with emerging technology and infrastructure changes, including transformation, innovation and disruption, according to a new joint survey from global consulting firm Protiviti and ISACA, a global association for IT assurance, governance and cybersecurity professionals.
June 23, 2015 - Thomson Reuters today announced the release of the 2015 editions of its widely-used series of audit guides and related practice aids for multiple industries, including commercial entities, nonprofit organizations, local governments, and employee benefit plans.
March 31, 2016 - A new report from global IT association ISACA identifies five steps organizations should take to create an effective audit program and reap the benefits of a successful information systems (IS) audit.
September 1, 2015 - Updates to Thomson Reuters Checkpoint provide customers with a single audit tool for the first time that complies fully with the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) recently released 2015 Compliance Supplement. Specifically, this edition of PPC's SMART Practice Aids—Single Audit simplifies the new administrative requirements and cost principles for both OMB Circular A-133 audits and Uniform Guidance audits.
March 24, 2015 - Axway (Euronext : AXW.PA), a market leader in governing the flow of data, announced enhancements to Axway B2Bi, an advanced B2B gateway solution within the Axway 5 Suite. Axway B2Bi enables organizations to cost-effectively govern the flow of data between suppliers, customers, financial institutions and regulatory bodies, regardless of the complexity or volume of B2B transactions. With this release, organizations can embrace the digital business era and take advantage of new compliance, interoperability, business continuity and auditing capabilities to govern the flow of data between business partners in a reliable, transparent, secure manner, across cloud and mobile.
February 11, 2016 - MetricStream, an industry leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps and Solutions announced today that the Aboitiz Group is using the MetricStream Internal Audit Management App to streamline, standardize, and automate their audit processes. Deployed over the MetricStream GRC Cloud, the App offers a single point of reference to manage and track a wide range of internal audit activities. The App cuts across organizational siloes, strengthening visibility into audit data, while enabling auditors to easily collaborate and share information.
July 21, 2015 - Netwrix Auditor has been chosen by FXCM Inc. (NYSE:FXCM) to help improve security of critical business assets and data, and to simplify the process of passing compliance audits.
February 10, 2015 - SynApps Solutions, the Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions leader, has launched ConXAudit, an indexing tool to transform endlessly-growing ECM audit trails into highly indexed forms that are much easier to work with.
January 27, 2016 - To help auditors meet the performance standards of single audits for government and nonprofit organizations, Thomson Reuters has added the latest Uniform Guidance audit requirements to PPC's SMART Practice Aids – Single Audit. The new requirements are generally effective for years ending December 25, 2015 and later.
July 9, 2015 - Thomson Reuters today announced that Marks Paneth, a leading regional accounting firm based in New York, has selected the Thomson Reuters Checkpoint SMART Audit Suite to streamline and enhance its audit functions.
November 24, 2014 - Global IT association ISACA has issued 23 new audit programs aligned with the COBIT 5 framework. The new audit/assurance programs have been developed to help information systems (IS) audit and assurance professionals implement the good practices presented in COBIT 5 for Assurance and incorporate the seven enablers presented in COBIT 5 as part of a consistent assurance approach to assess IT risk.