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6 March 2018
Internal audit can play a vital role in improving the performance of a company. Internal auditors assist companies in identifying key risk factors. This enables the company to anticipate potential future concerns as well as identifying current...
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25 May 2018
PREPARATION FOR STORM GDPR Africa has 17 countries in which data protection legislation has been adopted. In addition, the African Union (AU) has adopted the AU Convention on Cybersecurity and Data Protection, which is pending ratification by 15 of...
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27 June 2018
During a time when names like Enron, WorldCom, Arthur Andersen, and Tyco were making headlines in the news, Maryland Democratic Senator Paul Sarbanes and Ohio Republican Congressman Michael Garver Oxley were working feverishly to come up the...
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9 November 2018
We have all seen the brazen headlines depicting the latest fraud scandal and organisations crumbling as a result. We are saturated with recommendations, codes, standards and acts concerning Corporate Governance and Risk Management. Honing the risk-...
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2 October 2019
Overview The majority of European businesses understand they are at risk from a cyberattack and many even believe they could have been the victim of a breach without knowing. However, coupled with this, is a lack of confidence in their ability to...
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2 October 2019
RSM’s ‘Catch 22: Digital transformation and its impact on cybersecurity’ report clearly shows that organisations must do much more to protect themselves. Businesses should not wait for a breach to occur before investing. A breach is inevitable and...
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24 October 2019
Overview A significant number of companies in RSM's survey on cybersecurity admitted a security breach and gave details about how they had dealt with it and its impact. The findings confirm the critical role of the employee with most attacks...
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23 September 2015
If there was ever a time that information security was on the radar of risk management committees it would be now. It is an aspect of Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) that now demands attention and recognition. Cybersecurity is leading the charge in...
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25 September 2015
Regulatory compliance is not an “optional extra” for an organisation these days. Stakeholders are more enlightened, and with the advent of social media, a newsworthy transgression by any organisation can reach a global audience within seconds....
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25 September 2015
Over recent years, you would have heard the term BYOD mentioned with increased frequency. So it would be natural to ask oneself: “What is BYOD, and why is it garnering so much attention?” BYOD is an Information Technology acronym that stands for “...

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