Many service organizations who have to undergo a SAS 70 Type I or Type II audit have never had the ability to see or read what a final report looks like after the audit has been completed. With this now available, service organizations can gain a greater understanding of the auditing standard, while also having an expectation of what the final report should look and “feel” like.
It’s one of the elements that was missing in the compliance industry, so we thought it was necessary and helpful to put forth an excellent example of a SAS 70 Type II service auditor’s report. And remember, because of the looseness within the auditing standard, no two reports are going to look exactly alike. Sure, there are slightly different variations of SAS 70 reports, but they should encompass and include most of the elements contained within our sample sas 70 available to all who wish to read on and learn more about statement on auditing standards no. 70.
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