Hapter 5 Discussion 1 Week 5 Internal Controls”

Use the Internet or Library to research companies who have experienced misappropriation of assets or loss of customer information within the last five (5) years.

Please respond to the following:

1. From the Internet or Library, analyze the situation from the company you selected and the internal controls that may have been compromised to allow the problem to occur and the resulting financial impact to the business. Propose a plan to prevent this type of situation in the future.

2. Match the situation with the primary components of the fraud triangle factor (opportunity, financial pressure, or rationalization) that best describes it and specifically create strategies to address this component of the triangle to prevent recurrence for the above-mentioned company.