Social Media is everywhere – maybe even on Internal Audit’s radar screen. With a topic this pervasive, how does Internal Audit approach it for purposes of risk assessment, conducting an audit, or embedding it into existing practices and procedures? How does Internal Audit keep up with something this dynamic, and the risks they could pose?
This session will provide an approach to general risk assessment of Social Media, and considerations for Internal Audit as they contemplate how (or whether) they should incorporate Social Media into their own activities.
Learning objectives include:
Learn how social media differs from traditional media
Gain an understanding on how controls align with generators of info on social media
Learn one approach for high-level risk assessment of social media
Learn examples of how Internal Audit can use Social Media for their own activities, and factors influencing how (or whether) to do so.