How can reviewing management's long-term strategic plans help an IS auditor?
A. Gain an understanding of an organization s goals and objectives. B. Test the enterprise s internal controls. C. Assess the organization s reliance on information systems. D. Determine the number of audit resources needed.
A. gain an understanding of an organization s goals and objectives.
Strategic planning sets corporate or departmental objectives into motion. Strategic planning is time- and project-oriented, but must also address and help determine priorities to meet business needs. Reviewing long-term strategic plans would not achieve the objectives expressed by the other choices.