O'Reilly logo

CISSP in 21 Days - Second Edition by M. L. Srinivasan

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Internal and third-party security audits

Audits provide a method to validate adherence to security policies and procedures by the business. Audits consist of verification and validation actions to identify compliance and non-compliance. The verification process in an audit checks the availability of suitable processes to support policies and procedures. The validation process in an audit to check adequacy, the correctness of a process, and the adequacy of controls.

Internal audits

When a business audits its processes through its internal audit department, then such an exercise is called an internal audit. An internal audit is generally performed by the business using its own resources. The purpose of an internal audit is to regularly validate various ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required