Tag Archives: Audit

Symantec (SYMC) Launches Internal Audit Investigation

Symantec Stock Drops 33% on Friday According to reports, Symantec (SYMC), the cybersecurity company, announced last Friday that its audit committee is conducting an investigation of the company. Symantec, the owner of Norton antivirus software and LifeLock identity theft protection … Continue reading

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PLI panelists discuss audit committee responsibilities

By Amanda Maine, J.D. Former PCAOB Member Jeanette Franzel stressed the need for audit committees to be prepared for the new auditor’s reporting model, which was adopted by the Board in June 2017. The auditor’s reporting model and other auditing … Continue reading

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Non-GAAP Measures: A Roadmap for Audit Committees

There’s still room for improvement in the presentation of non-GAAP measures – and the “Center for Audit Quality” is here to help. The CAQ’s “roadmap” is intended to support audit committees’ oversight of non-GAAP reporting – specifically, to make sure … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading: Key Audit Matters: Unlocking the Secrets of the Audit

This week we highlight a report by ACCA on the difference one year makes in auditor reporting standards since the IAASB’s changes. The analysis looks across the implementation of the new standards in eleven countries and draws upon a detailed … Continue reading

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IG Audit finds continues flaws in OPM security of federal employee data

NextGov: “The Office of Personnel Management inspector general again found flaws in the agency’s contracting for the credit monitoring and ID theft services it provides to the more than 21.5 million current, former and prospective federal employees affected by the … Continue reading

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