Free 1 CPE Training Available on SSAE 70, COSO 2013, and Internal Controls!

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Thu, Feb 13, 2014 @ 03:18 PM

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Tags: Vibato Webinars, SSAE 16, SOC, Process Improvement, COSO, COSO 2013, SAS 70, Internal Control Education

Sarbanes-Oxley & PCI: What is a 'complex' password?

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Tue, Oct 29, 2013 @ 12:02 PM

I found an interesting article from intuit relating to IT General Computer Controls (ITGCC) and what is the definition of a minimum requirement for a password to be accepted as 'complex.' According to the article from Intuit:

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Tags: Sarbanes-Oxley Articles & Information, Accounting Tip of the Day, ITGCC, Sarbanes-Oxley, Internal Control Education, internal control tips

5 CPE Units: Bay Area Accounting Professionals Mixer on 8/24/2013!

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Tue, Aug 13, 2013 @ 02:00 PM
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Tags: Sarbanes-Oxley Articles & Information, Process Improvement, Bay Area Accounting Professionals Mixer, CPE, Sarbanes-Oxley Training, Sarbanes-Oxley, Internal Control Education, Sarbanes-Oxley for Non-Profits

Sam Antar: On Fraud & the Black Arts of White Collar Crime

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Thu, Jul 25, 2013 @ 02:51 PM
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Tags: Internal Controls, Sarbanes-Oxley Articles & Information, segregation of duties, risk assessment, Announcements, SOX, external audit, SOX Compliance Made Simple, White Collar Fraud, Bay Area Accounting Professionals Mixer, Sarbanes-Oxley Training, internal control, risk management, Sarbanes-Oxley, external auditing, Internal Control Education, internal control tips, Sarbanes-Oxley for Non-Profits, corporate governance

Vibato's May Announcements

Posted by Alex Roweon Mon, May 06, 2013 @ 01:30 PM

It's an exciting month here at Vibato! Check out new website, CPE events, and informational resources!

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Tags: Sarbanes-Oxley Articles & Information, segregation of duties, Vibato Partners, SOX, Vibato Products, Vibato Webinars, Petition, SOX Compliance Made Simple, BATO, Process Improvement, SOX & the Justice Department, software, sox compliance, accountingtemplates.com, Jeffrey Skilling, White Collar Fraud, Bay Area Accounting Professionals Mixer, CPE, Sarbanes-Oxley Training, Sarbanes-Oxley, Vibato, Internal Control Education, Sarbanes-Oxley for Non-Profits

Internal Controls Alert: FAQ About the JOBS Act

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Fri, Apr 20, 2012 @ 01:17 PM

There have been several questions asked by our clients and followers about the Jobs Act and how it applies to various companies in various situations. One question that came up yesterday was what if you are already a public company and your switching exchanges? We found this great questions and answers list from the SEC that should help clarify some details about the Jobs Act, your Sarbanes-Oxley / internal controls requirements and things you should consider relating to this piece of legislation:

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Tags: Sarbanes-Oxley Articles & Information, Internal Control Education, internal control tips

Definitions Sheet for Swaps-Related Terms for Regulating Derivatives

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Fri, Apr 20, 2012 @ 10:46 AM

This is some great information on the definition of swap-related terms for regulating derivatives from the SEC. Understanding this information can help you with your internal controls over treasury procedures and investments:

 

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Tags: Internal Control Education

9 Ways to Spot Potential Fraud on your Health Care Bill

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Tue, Apr 03, 2012 @ 11:07 AM

9 Ways to Spot Potential Fraud on your Health Care Bill

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Tags: Internal Controls, Sarbanes-Oxley Articles & Information, internal control, Sarbanes-Oxley, Internal Control Education, internal control tips, fraud, Internal Control Deficiency

2 Minute Vlog Accounting Tip: Organizing Internal Control Data

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Mon, Apr 02, 2012 @ 11:50 AM

2 Minute Vlog Accounting Tip of the Day: How to Organize Internal Control Testing Samples

In less than 2 minutes, learn about how to organize internal controls test samples into binders for easy delivery and review by external auditors and stakeholders.

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Tags: Internal Controls, Sarbanes-Oxley Articles & Information, Accounting Tip of the Day, Process Improvement, Internal Control Education, internal control tips

2 Minute Vlog Accounting Tip of the Day: Month-End Close Checklists

Posted by Teresa Bockwoldton Mon, Apr 02, 2012 @ 10:50 AM

2 Minute Vlog Accounting Tip of the Day: Month-End Close Checklists

In less than 2 minutes, learn how and why you should create a period-end close checklist for your organization. Brought to you by Vibato, LLC; simply the best in compliance services.

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Tags: Accounting Tip of the Day, internal control, Internal Control Education, internal control tips, Close Best Practices