Episode 2: Social Engineering: Four Internal Controls to Combat Vishing and Protect the Vendor Master File from Fraud

In Episode two l discuss a Social Engineering attack called Vishing and four (4) internal controls that can be used to protect the Vendor Master File from this type of scam.

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Debra R. Richardson,


Debra is an accounts payable speaker, consultant, and trainer with over 20 years of experience in AP, AR, general ledger, and financial reporting for Fortune 500 companies including Verizon, General Motors and Aramark.

For the past eight years, Debra has focused on Global Vendor Maintenance, and implemented a vendor self-registration portal for 140k+ global vendors across five Accounting Systems/ERPs. In her consultancy, she focuses on internal controls and authentication to prevent fraud in the vendor master file.