Accounting Anomalies – Indicators of a Hacker?

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Companies investigating hacks put too much emphasis on technology and too little on business analysis. Organizations should look closely into accounting anomalies as they could be indicators of a breach. In an article by Dune Lawrence in Bloomberg Businessweek, Jeffrey Johnson, President & CEO at SquirrelWerkz and recent presenter at The U.S.-China Economic and Security Commission (USCC) said “All this time we’ve been focused on the technology layer, but it’s just a means to an end.” “What we forgot to do was to focus on the business transactions.” In 2012, Johnson was asked to examine a breach at …read more

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