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New Guide From ISACA Helps Organizations Improve SAP Security Controls

  • July 30, 2015

Rolling Meadows, IL, USA (30 July 2015)—To help audit, risk and security professionals evaluate risk and controls in existing ERP implementations, global IT association ISACA has issued a significant update to Security, Audit and Control Features SAP® ERP. This new edition provides current best practices and identifies future trends in ERP risk and control. It enables audit, […]

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Managing Risk in the Cloud: Management’s Role, a PwC Report

  • July 14, 2015

Cloud services are gaining traction with C-suite execs looking to drive business innovation and competitive advantage, however cloud adoption can create gaps between cloud usage and risk management. To address this issue from the top, PwC recently released its Managing risk in the cloud—management’s role report, outlining the appropriate measures business executives can take to […]

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Study Reveals Disparate Views on Data Retention and a Lack of Expertise for Implementing Compliance in Cloud-Based Solutions

  • July 14, 2015

Osterman Research and Knowledge Vault Provide an In-Depth Look at the Critical Role of Compliance in Cloud-Based Communications and Collaboration ORLANDO, Fla. – July 14, 2015 (Microsoft World Partner Conference, Booth #MC18) – Office 365™ is arguably the most successful business-grade, cloud-based communications and collaboration service. A recent survey conducted by Osterman Research, Inc. indicated […]

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Colorado High Court’s Marijuana Ruling Strengthens Employers’ Hand, Attorney Says

  • June 25, 2015

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (6/25/15)—A Colorado Supreme Court ruling has strengthened the ability of employers to enforce workplace drug policies, advises Brian S. Inamine, a shareholder in national law firm LeClairRyan's Los Angeles office. The decision in Coats v. Dish Network (No. 13SC394) held that employees who use marijuana off-duty, which is permitted by state law but unlawful under federal ...

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Dow Jones Integrates Sanctions Data with SWIFT Sanctions Testing Service

  • June 23, 2015

Integration of Dow Jones sanctions data with SWIFT Sanctions Testing Service broadens the scope of lists and tests available to customers LONDON (June 23, 2015) — Dow Jones today announced that SWIFT’s Sanction Testing service will now include Dow Jones’s sanctions data, a portfolio of highly structured lists that help financial institutions manage the impact of […]

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Talent Repelled by Unethical Business Practices, Says EY’s Survey

  • June 18, 2015

♦  Employee concerns about fraud increasing ♦  Only half of respondents believe that their organization is fully prepared to protect against cyber threats NEW YORK, JUNE 18, 2015. Ethical business practices are directly related to attracting and retaining talent in Asia-Pacific (APAC) with almost 80 percent of the respondents polled in EY’s APAC Fraud Survey 2015 titled “Fraud and […]

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Hiperos Announces Automated Training of Third Parties in Anti-Bribery/Anti-Corruption

  • June 11, 2015

Tens of Thousands of Third Parties Globally Being Trained and Educated in ABAC Policies and Codes of Conduct  BRANCHBURG, N.J., June 8, 2015 – Hiperos, an Opus Global company and the world’s leading provider of third-party management software announced today that tens of thousands of third parties are now being trained in anti-bribery/anti-corruption policies and codes of […]

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Corporate Counsel Say Regulatory Environment Bad For Business

  • May 19, 2015

Grant Thornton survey finds resources being diverted from regulatory efforts to address cyber risks CHICAGO, May 19, 2015—Corporate counsel perceive the current regulatory environment as bad for business, according to Grant Thornton LLP’s 2015 Corporate General Counsel Survey. More than two-thirds (69 percent) of respondents say that the current regulatory environment made it harder to do business, while […]