SEC Registrants with Poor Cyber Controls

On October 16, 2018, the SEC’s Division of Enforcement issued an investigative report regarding cyber-related fraud’s effect on public company internal controls. The report reviewed nine cases in which public companies’ electronic communications were used to perpetrate fraudulent payments. All … Continue reading

2018 Audit Committee Transparency Barometer

Last week, the Center for Audit Quality released its fifth annual Audit Committee Transparency Barometer. Compiled and published with Audit Analytics, the Barometer provides a year-over-year comparison in key audit committee disclosure areas and assesses the extent of audit committee … Continue reading