A Review of Financial Accounting Fraud Detection Based on Data Mining Techniques

With an upsurge in financial accounting fraud in the current economic scenario experienced, Financial Accounting Fraud Detection (FAFD) has become an emerging topic of great importance for academic, research and industries. The failure of internal auditing system of the organization in identifying the accounting frauds has lead to use of specialized procedures to detect financial accounting fraud, collective known as forensic accounting. Data mining techniques are providing great aid in financial accounting fraud detection, since dealing with the large data volumes and complexities of financial data are big challenges for forensic accounting.

Provided by: International Journal of Computer Applications Topic: Big Data Date Added: Feb 2012 Format: PDF

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