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IT Audit Standards, Frameworks, and Guidelines for Auditees and Auditors

Published: 28 September 2012

ID: G00234810

Analyst(s): Khushbu Pratap


Chief audit executives and senior IT leaders can provide better risk oversight by selecting appropriate IT audit standards from the comparison provided in this research.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Select the Correct IT Audit Standards, Frameworks and Guidelines for Your Need
    • IIA's Global Technology Audit Guides (GTAGs)
    • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
    • ISO 20000 and ITIL
    • Other Standards, Guidelines and Tools to Consider
    • Audit Management Standards
    • International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing — Performance Standards
    • Summary of Audit Frameworks, Standards and Guidelines

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