Data and cyber security

On this page, you will find research and insights for strategic-level discussions on issues around internal audit and digitisation, from auditing digital processes to the impact of digitisation on internal audit.

Read our guidance on IT auditing and cyber security

Guidance for internal auditors which goes into the more technical aspects of these issues is available in our resources section.

Data analytics: Is it time to take the first step?

Data analytics in internal audit is becoming more prevalent. For some, it is no longer a question of when to implement it in their methodologies but how. This report is intended to help you assess what is required to establish data analytics in your practice and what benefits might be derived.

Read the research report

Cyber security

Cyber security has grown to become a key business risk. Forthcoming EU legislation – the Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) – will place significant new obligations on UK organisations in this area.

Read our board briefing