Attachments: CMGT 431 Week 4 Discussion Audit Process.docx [ Preview Here ]
Respond to the following in a minimum of 175 words:
Organizations contract or hire individuals or consulting companies with specific skills to conduct internal audits. This is done to ensure their organizations are following their documented policies, procedures, and processes. In addition, federal mandates placed on organizations require continuous audits, leading organizations to contract outside auditors to work with their internal auditors and determine the health of the organization. These audits can take many forms, including financial (SOX), organizational (ISO 9001) or Security (ISO 27000, PCI DSS Compliance, etc.)
Identify the internal and external processes used for IT Security audits for the organization you researched in Week 1. What are the differences between internal and external audits?