Global Technology Audit Guide (GTAG) 8: Auditing Application Controls
Each year, billions of dollars are spent globally on implementing new or upgrading business application systems. Effective application controls will help your organization to ensure the integrity, accuracy, confidentiality, and completeness of your data and systems.
It is important for the chief audit executive (CAE) and his or her team to develop and execute audits of application controls on a periodic basis in order to determine whether they are designed appropriately and operating effectively. This new IIA guidance,Auditing Application Controls, provides internal auditors with the following information.
To further assist CAEs or other individuals who use this guide, also included is a list of key application controls, a sample audit plan and a list of some application control review tools.
This document is also available in PDF format.
Prepared by The Institute of Internal Auditors (The IIA), each Global Technology Audit Guide (GTAG) is written in straightforward business language to address a timely issue related to information technology (IT) management, control, and security. The GTAG series serves as a ready resource for chief audit executives on different technology-associated risks and recommended practices.
Recently Viewed Items
+1-770-280-4183 • Fax +1-770-280-4013 • www.theiia.org • Copyright 2013