The Importance of the Internal Audit Function in a Post-COVID World

January 13, 2023

In the post-COVID world, IAFs play an increasingly vital role in ensuring a company’s inherent and residual vulnerabilities are protected. The economic impact of COVID caused IAFs to look beyond simply testing controls and evaluating a company’s policies and procedures. The new challenges as a result of COVID include, but are not limited to:

  • Remote working;
  • New risks associated with protecting company information;
  • Cybersecurity risks associated with the remote work environment; and
  • The creation of new methods and tools due to COVID working conditions that need to be tested.

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