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I received an email from BSA to conduct an audit on behalf of Adobe. Is this legitimate?

New Here ,
Aug 21, 2023 Aug 21, 2023

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I am very hesitant to open unexpected emails and this email from "BSA Compliance Solutions" is claiming to conduct an audit on behalf of Adobe.  Is this legitimate? I need confirmation from Adobe before I will respond.  Thank you.

 

Kathy Linares

Spyglass Corporate Services Group

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Aug 21, 2023 Aug 21, 2023

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Aug 29, 2023 Aug 29, 2023

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Thank you for your post, but this doesn't address the ask from the "BSA Compliance Solutions" email.  This seems to be different from what Adobe speasks about with respect to the BSA framework and security.  If this is an audit from Adobe, then they should be contacting their customers directly.  

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Aug 29, 2023 Aug 29, 2023

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you're entitled to your opinion, but adobe commonly farms out tasks unrelated to software development.

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Community Beginner ,
Oct 02, 2023 Oct 02, 2023

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We asked the same thing.  Adobe's license terms say they can use third parties to perform the audits.  BSA are one of their members https://www.bsa.org/membership

 

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Oct 02, 2023 Oct 02, 2023

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in the future, to find the best place to post your message, use the list here, https://community.adobe.com/

p.s. i don't think the adobe website, and forums in particular, are easy to navigate, so don't spend a lot of time searching that forum list. do your best and we'll move the post if it helps you get responses.



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Oct 03, 2023 Oct 03, 2023

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Check with Adobe customer service.

ABAMBO | Hard- and Software Engineer | Photographer

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