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Accounting Information Systems

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ISBN: 9781337619202
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Accounting Information Systems

10th Edition
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Publisher: Cengage Learning,
ISBN: 9781337619202

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Define commodity IT asset.

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Chapter 14 Solutions

Accounting Information Systems
Ch. 14 - What are the three primary IT functions that must...Ch. 14 - What exposures does data consolidation in an IT...Ch. 14 - Differentiate between general and application...Ch. 14 - What are the primary reasons for separating...Ch. 14 - What problems may occur as a result of combining...Ch. 14 - Why is poor-quality systems documentation a...Ch. 14 - What is the role of a corporate computer services...Ch. 14 - What are the five control implications of...Ch. 14 - List the control features that directly contribute...Ch. 14 - What is fault tolerance?Ch. 14 - What is RAID?Ch. 14 - What is the purpose of an audit?Ch. 14 - Discuss the concept of independence within the...Ch. 14 - What is the meaning of the term attest service?Ch. 14 - What are assurance services?Ch. 14 - What are the conceptual phases of an audit? How do...Ch. 14 - Distinguish between internal and external...Ch. 14 - What are the four primary elements described in...Ch. 14 - Explain the concept of materiality.Ch. 14 - What tasks do auditors perform during audit...Ch. 14 - Distinguish between tests of controls and...Ch. 14 - What is audit risk?Ch. 14 - Distinguish between errors and irregularities....Ch. 14 - Distinguish between inherent risk and control...Ch. 14 - What is the relationship between tests of controls...Ch. 14 - List the four general control areas.Ch. 14 - What types of documents would an auditor review in...Ch. 14 - What are some tests of physical security controls?Ch. 14 - What are the often-cited benefits of IT...Ch. 14 - Define commodity IT asset.Ch. 14 - Define specific asset.Ch. 14 - List five risks associated with IT outsourcing.Ch. 14 - Discuss the key features of Section 302 of SOX.Ch. 14 - Discuss the key features of Section 404 of SOX.Ch. 14 - Section 404 requires management to make a...Ch. 14 - Explain how general controls impact transaction...Ch. 14 - Prior to SOX, external auditors were required to...Ch. 14 - Does a qualified opinion on internal controls over...Ch. 14 - The PCAOB Standard No. 5 specifically requires...Ch. 14 - What fraud detection responsibilities (if any)...Ch. 14 - Explain at least three forms of computer fraud.Ch. 14 - A bank in California has 13 branches spread...Ch. 14 - Compare and contrast the following disaster...Ch. 14 - Who should determine and prioritize the critical...Ch. 14 - Discuss the differences between the attest...Ch. 14 - Define the management assertions of existence or...Ch. 14 - An organizations internal audit department is...Ch. 14 - Discuss why any distinction between IT auditing...Ch. 14 - Discuss how the process of obtaining audit...Ch. 14 - Some internal controls can be tested objectively....Ch. 14 - Give a specific example, other than the one in the...Ch. 14 - Discuss the subjective nature of auditing computer...Ch. 14 - Explain the outsourcing risk of failure to...Ch. 14 - Explain vendor exploitation.Ch. 14 - Explain why reduced security is an outsourcing...Ch. 14 - Explain how IT outsourcing can lead to loss of...Ch. 14 - Explain the role of Statement on Standards for...Ch. 14 - How do SSAE 16 Type 1 and Type 2 differ?Ch. 14 - How are the carve-out and inclusive methods of...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is NOT a task performed in...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is the best example of an...Ch. 14 - Which of the following statements is true? a. Both...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is NOT a control concern in...Ch. 14 - Which of the following disaster recovery...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is NOT a potential threat...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is NOT requirement of...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is NOT a requirement in...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is associated with the...Ch. 14 - Which of the following is not true about the SSAE...Ch. 14 - PHASES OF AN AUDIT: COMPENSATING GENERAL CONTROLS...Ch. 14 - DATA CENTER SECURITY The auditors of a financial...Ch. 14 - DISTRIBUTED PROCESSING SYSTEM The internal audit...Ch. 14 - DISASTER RECOVERY PLANNING CONTROVERSY The...Ch. 14 - SEPARATION OF DUTIES Transferring people from job...Ch. 14 - DISASTER RECOVERY SERVICE PROVIDERS Explain the...Ch. 14 - DISASTER RECOVERY PLAN Hexagon is an online...Ch. 14 - INTERNAL CONTROL AND DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS The ABC...Ch. 14 - INTERNAL CONTROL RESPONSIBILITY FOR OUTSOURCED IT...Ch. 14 - COMPETING SCHOOLS OF THOUGHT REGARDING OUTSOURCING...Ch. 14 - DISTRIBUTED DATA PROCESSING Explain why an...Ch. 14 - Last year Johnson Industrials entered into a...Ch. 14 - Evergreen Corp has recently hired a CIO with...

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