Tips to Stay Clear of Business Email Compromise Scams

Gift cards, bonuses and incentives are very popular throughout the end of the calendar year and in the opening months of the new year. Unfortunately, scammers are well aware of this, and they’re looking to cash in. As a result, companies are more vulnerable to Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams.

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New SOC 2 Changes Now in Effect

As of December 15, 2018, the 2017 Trust Services Criteria are officially in effect. Organizations that are issuing System and Organization Controls (SOC 2) Reports will need to ensure that their reports reflect the changes from the previous Trust Services Criteria and Principles. How these changes impact your SOC 2

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Big Data = Big Challenges for Construction Companies

Technology is advancing at a rapid pace and with it comes many changes and opportunities. In the last few years alone, construction companies have integrated new technologies into the workflow to reduce inefficiencies and streamline processes. The integration of tools such as drones, Building Information Modeling (BIM), virtual reality and

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SOC 2 vs. SOC for Cybersecurity

The AICPA released a nice comparison of their SOC 2 and SOC for Cybersecurity products.  With all of the concern about data security today, the two products can be valuable.  However, their titles do not explain the differences in audience, scope, purpose, or contents.  Now there is a simple, two-page

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Vendor Pre-Qualification: What we Learned From Our Own Process

While considering the steps necessary to complete the vendor prequalification process, it is important for your organization to come prepared with the right information. At Barnes Dennig, we help companies gain credibility with their vendors every day by generating CPA-provided SOC reports.  However, the tables were turned when we found

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