Mobile Edition

Cyber Best Practices and Risk Management for Accountants (ACCBB36)

Date:Monday, December 18, 2017
Time:2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(Registration at 1:30 PM)
Facility:Webcast or Webinar, Online
CPE Credit:2.0 Technical Business
Instructors: Darren Faye Douglas Ruml
Course Level:Basic
Early Bird Price:$79.00 FICPA Members, $109.00 Non-Members


Information Technology (IT) plays an ever increasing role in the operation of every organization, but advances in technology sometimes come with hidden costs, this can come from malfunction, inadvertent errors, mischief, manipulation and/or fraud. This Course teaches how everyone must comprehend and understand the cyber risks involved in their organization, and how to implement strategies and training to minimize cyber risk perils.


  • identify

  • measure

  • monitor

  • control

  • avoid cyber risks for financial service firms and accountants

  • elements required to develop enterprise cyber risk awareness protocols

  • employee training

  • IT management

  • statutory compliance

  • disaster planning

    Major Topics:

  • Technology Risk Assessment

  • Risk Identification

  • Risk Cost Measurement

  • Top ways to avoid a Data Breach

  • Cyber risks associated with deliberate or inadvertent

  • Acts of employees

  • Acts of vendors

  • Cloud

  • Communication and other IT related issues

    Who Should Attend:
    The Course provides elemental cyber risk information relevant to all *owners, *directors and *employees of businesses in financial service and accountancy organizations. Cyber risks are endemic, increasing and already present in every organizational environment. This primer provides knowledge and guidance to help individuals, businesses and organizations develop their own cyber risk awareness and mitigation strategies.


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    Registration Status: CLOSED - Online registration for this course is now closed. Please contact the Member Service Center at (800) 342-3197 if you wish to inquire about registering.