About the Web Site
AS PART OF YOUR PURCHASE OF THIS BOOK, you have been given an education version of IDEA—Data Analysis Software. This software can improve your audit performance and extend your capabilities with IDEA’s powerful functionality. With IDEA, you can lower your cost of analysis, add more quality to your work, and meet the new professional requirements regarding fraud and internal control.
IDEA can read, display, analyze, manipulate, sample, or extract from data files from almost any source—from SAP to QuickBooks—including reports printed to a file. IDEA adds depth and productivity to audits and helps users meet the requirements of SAS 99 and Sarbanes-Oxley 404. Examples of how IDEA can be used to meet audit objectives include: accuracy—checking totals and calculations; analytical review—comparisons, profiling, stratifying; validity—duplicates, exceptions, statistical samples; cut-off-date and number sequence analysis; valuation—A/R and inventory provisions analysis.
Included with this version is a combination of extensive HTML-based Help, Informative User Guide with tutorial, “IDEAssistants”—wizards for key functions, Windows-standard features like right-click and drag and drop, plus a carefully designed user interface make learning and using a breeze.
IDEA is a registered trademark of CaseWare International Inc.
The link to this software can be found at: www.wiley.com/go/corporatefraud.
The password is: cascarino.