IT Audit Series - Advanced IT Audit Risk Analysis for Auditors
Advanced techniques on how to use risk analysis in IT audits
Those planning Internal Auditing department activities face the recurrent task of allocating expected resources to an apparently ever-expanding universe of demands. One means to focus limited resources in a structured way is the use of appropriate risk analysis techniques.
This training provides auditors and audit management with a structured approach to risk management and internal risk assessment; risks in computer systems and the use of computerized risk assessment tools are also addressed.
This two-hour training is designed to provide the participants with an in-depth knowledge and experience of:
- Risk and its nature in a corporate environment Risk analysis and Internal Auditing
- The use of Risk-based auditing as an integrated approach
- Risks within computer systems
- Electronic trading risks
- The IT Risk-based audit approach
- Risk and materiality
- A structured approach to audit risk evaluation
- How to sell Risk-based audits
This is a previously recorded 2-hour AuditNet® webinar with Jim Kaplan and Richard Cascarino
AuditNet® is the Global Resource for Auditors, and serves the global audit community as the primary communications resource with an online digital network where auditors share resources, tools, and experiences including audit work programs and other audit documentation.
As the first online portal for the global audit community, AuditNet® has been at the forefront of audit websites dedicated to promoting the use of technology. http://www.auditnet.org/
Jim Kaplan, the founder of AuditNet®, became a Certified Internal Auditor in 1984. He has continuously promoted and encouraged the use of technology and the Internet for audit productivity.
As an active member of the IIA, he has held many positions at the local and International level. He is a founding member of the Northern Virginia Chapter and served as Chapter President in 1989. He retired from his government audit director position in 2005. He is the founder and President of AuditNet®, the global resource for auditors, and has been identified as an Internet for Auditors pioneer. Jim's contributions to the profession were recognized by the IIA (2007 Bradford Cadmus award) and the Association of Local Government Auditors (Lifetime Achievement Award). In addition to the IIA, he is a member of the Association of Local Government Auditors and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.