Mobile Edition

Cloud Systems - Is My Data Safe and Secure? (AICSIM01)

Date:Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Time:12:00PM - 12:59PM
(Registration at 11:30AM)
Facility:Webcast or Webinar, Online
CPE Credit:1.0 Technical Business
Instructor: John Higgins
Course Level:Basic
Early Bird Price:$59.00 FICPA Members, $69.00 Non-Members


`Is it secure?' that is the top question that CPAs ask about cloud-based software applications.There is no simple answer, rather you need to invest in conducting due diligence on the particular product to make sure you are satisfied with the integrity of the service provider and the security of your data. This course will focus on the key steps that you should take when performing the appropriate due diligence review of a particular cloud application.


After completing this course, you will be able to:

 Evaluate the security controls of a cloud application provider

 Understand key cloud security concepts

 Separate from a cloud services provider

 Analyze SOC (Statement of Controls) reports in compliance with SSAE 16

 Understand the nature of the Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Major Topics:

The topics that will be covered in this course include:

 What data security measures to look for in a cloud application

 Understanding the data backup and recovery policies and procedures

 Evaluating the internal controls in place with SOC (Statement of Controls) reports

 Understanding the role of data encryption

 Understanding the service provider's Terms & Conditions

Who Should Attend:
Anyone who is considering using a cloud application


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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.