Addressing Risk of Overreliance on Technology Arising from the Use of Automated Tools and Techniques and from Information Produced by an Entity’s Systems
Mar 18, 2021 | Guidance & Support Tools
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In Progress Translations: Polish
This non-authoritative Frequently Asked Questions document helps auditors address the risk of overreliance on technology, whether it arises from using automated tools and techniques or from using information produced by an entity’s systems.
This publication does not amend or override the International Standards on Auditing (ISAs), the texts of which alone are authoritative. Reading the publication is not a substitute for reading the ISAs.
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