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LexisNexis Risk Solutions Report Highlights Global Cybercrime Activity in 2020’s First Half; Michael Breslin Quoted

LexisNexis Risk Solutions

A study from LexisNexis Risk Solutions has found that the overall rate of cybersecurity incidents due to human factors declined 33 percent during the first half of the year while bot-driven attacks rose around the world as digital transactions increased over the six-month period.

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Kamal Dua Joins Leidos as SVP, Chief Audit Executive; Roger Krone Quoted

Kamal Dua, a finance and risk management professional with over three decades of audit and corporate governance experience, has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as senior vice president and chief audit executive. He will oversee the company’s internal audit operation and report to Jerry Howe, Leidos’ general counsel, and to the …

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SAIC Picks EY as Accounting Firm for FY 2019

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 19, 2017 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has awarded a contract to EY for the latter to provide financial auditing services for SAIC’s fiscal year ending Feb. 1, 2019, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. SAIC said Friday the audit committee within its board of directors selected EY to serve …

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QTS Completes SOC Audits, Secures ISO Certification for Data Centers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 18, 2017 — QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS) has completed two Service Organization Control audits under the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants to verify its internal controls and procedures against standards, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The data center service provider said Thursday the SOC 1 Type II and SOC 2 Type …

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SPA Certified for Compliance to ISO Quality Mgmt Standard; William Vantine Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 8, 2017 — Systems Planning and Analysis has secured International Organization for Standardization certification for the company’s quality control processes and efforts to address customer satisfaction and work efficiency, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 19. The company said it underwent an independent registration audit on its compliance to the ISO 9001:2015 standard for quality …

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HyTrust’s John De Santis: Agencies Should Adopt Platforms for Security Policy Enforcement

John De Santis, chairman and CEO of HyTrust, has said government agencies should adopt a strategic approach to security when moving to the cloud through the implementation of security platforms and controls that work to “enforce security policy” against cyber threats. “By deploying software to continuously enforce policies in real time, …

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Mike Herrinton, Ernst & Young US Gov’t Practice Leader, Added to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 10, 2017 — Mike Herrinton, leader of the U.S. government sector and a partner at Ernst & Young, has been included in this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in audit and information technology control. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and …

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CGI to Deliver Healthcare Claims Recovery & Audit Services to VA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 1, 2017 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will deploy its financial waste, fraud and abuse identification and tracking system at the Department of Veterans Affairs to deliver healthcare claims audit and recovery services, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its ProperPay system will support the Veterans Health Administration’s Office of Community …

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