Data Point: 85


Percentage of privacy and security professionals who have reported at least one data breach of personally identifiable information of customers or employees within the past 12 months.

Source: Enterprise@Risk: 2007 Privacy & Data Protection Survey, Deloitte & Touche LLP, www.deloitte.com, and Ponemon Institute, www.ponemon.org.

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What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

A new model proposed by NASBA and the AICPA is designed with an eye on the future for newly licensed CPAs. The AICPA's Carl Mayes, CPA, provides background on the project and a look ahead to 2020.

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What RPA is and how it works

Robotic process automation is like an Excel macro that can work on multiple applications, says Danielle Supkis Cheek, CPA. RPA can complete routine, repetitive tasks such as data entry, freeing up employee time from lower-level chores.