To what extent do the provisions of the SOX Act contribute to overall COBIT objectives?

Describe the differences between the traditional approach of auditing and the approach of the continuous auditing process.
December 26, 2020
What are the differences between the US and the European approaches to governance of quality control in auditing?
December 26, 2020

1. ‘Continuous audits should be viable tools to satisfy the regulatory bodies’ requirements in the area of corporate reporting.’ Discuss this statement and how continuous audits could have been effective in preventing the financial reporting and auditing failures that occurred at the beginning of the twenty-first century. Is continuous auditing an attainable goal?

2. Discuss the COBIT objectives in relationship to the COSO components of internal control systems within an entity. To what extent do the provisions of the SOX Act of 2002 contribute to overall COBIT objectives?