Cyber Risk: Is Your Business Computer Network Secure?

Security concept: computer keyboard with word Cyber Crime, selected focus on enter button background, 3d render It’s a myth that cyber criminals only target large corporations. Our increasing reliance on ever-advancing technology also brings with it threats to businesses, regardless of their size or industry. A computer environment includes hardware such as physical

2017-06-08T14:58:39+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Assurance|

Fraud is Here!

Fraud is a deliberate deception to secure unfair or unlawful gain. Fraud is both a civil wrong i.e., a fraud victim may sue the fraud perpetrator to avoid the fraud and/or recover monetary compensation; and a criminal wrong i.e., a fraud perpetrator may be prosecuted and imprisoned by governmental authorities. Fraud is becoming more common

2015-07-02T10:28:44+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Assurance|

Could Your Business Be At Risk?

UHY Haines Norton’s Assurance and Advisory Manager Tadius Munapeyi explains why all New Zealand businesses are at risk of economic fraud. Over 30% of New Zealand businesses of all sizes, structures and within all industries are believed to be subject to fraud, error and corruption – and this figure appears to be rising. Why Is

2014-09-04T12:49:44+00:00 September 4th, 2014|Assurance, Audit|

SMEs: The Important Role of Internal Control Reviews

Consideration of an entity’s control environment is often regarded as the domain of large entities such as publicly listed companies or government departments. While the control environment of a small or medium-sized entity (SME) may differ from that of a large organisation, it is equally important that it is reviewed regularly in order to ensure

2014-05-12T10:27:06+00:00 May 12th, 2014|Assurance|