As the complexity and scale of IT environments increases, so does the impact of administrative errors and accidental data disclosures. Today's society demands accountability for such events, thus organizations are now being held legally responsible for safeguarding the information under their care. As a result, auditing change in your environment has become increasingly important. This article discusses common challenges, the landscape of compliance and regulation, some of the basics of auditing, and how you can create a comprehensive auditing strategy.
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