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Cybersecurity Advisory Engagements Essentials (AICAEE01)

Date:Monday, January 8, 2018
Time:10:30AM - 6:30 PM
(Registration at 10:00AM)
Facility:Webcast or Webinar, Online
CPE Credit:8.0 Technical Business
Instructor: Drew Hendrickson
Course Level:Intermediate
Early Bird Price:$249.00 FICPA Members, $319.00 Non-Members


Cyber threats come in all shapes, sizes, complexity and are ever-evolving. Attacks are causing great financial loss and serious damage to companies. It is essential for organizations to establish a baseline for identifying critical components that must be incorporated into any cybersecurity risk management approach. Cybersecurity yields potential business opportunities for a firm to better serve its clients. To capitalize on these opportunities, firms can take this course's competencies and conduct readiness assessments for their clients through consulting or advisory services. Participants will learn how to keep abreast of the latest cybersecurity trends, manage risks, and ensure that clients have a sound risk management program to safeguard their organization.


When you complete this webcast you will be able to:

Apply knowledge of an effective cybersecurity risk management program to analyze a client's program and conduct a readiness assessment

Differentiate the various frameworks available (e.g., NIST, ISO, TSC, and/or hybrid) and apply which is better as well as when/how to use it

 Apply tests to client's cybersecurity controls and other risk management activities based on existing frameworks

 Identify client recommendations for improvements based on readiness/assessment procedures

 Understand the client service opportunities and risks in providing advisory services in the cybersecurity space

Major Topics:


Cybersecurity risks to businesses and firms

Different cybersecurity controls frameworks (i.e., NIST, ISO, TSC, etc.)

Elements of a cybersecurity risk management

Internal controls and other risk management activities

Client recommendations in a readiness assessment

Client service opportunities

Who Should Attend:
Firm practitioners performing consulting or advisory services

Some knowledge of a cybersecurity risk management program


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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.