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Cybersecurity Fundamentals (CRMP00)

Date:Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Time:8:30am - 4:30pm
(Registration at 8:00am )
Facility:Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton, Miami
CPE Credit:8.0 Accounting and Auditing
Instructor: Kristina Demek, PhD, CFE
Course Level:Basic
Early Bird Price:$295.00 FICPA Members, $420.00 Non-Members
Regular Price:$350.00 FICPA Members, $475.00 Non-Members on 5/20/2018
AICPA Discount:($30)

Cyber threats come in all shapes, sizes, complexity and are ever-evolving. Attacks are causing great financial loss and serious damage to companies. There is not a simple one-size fits all way to respond. Each organization must work to effectively mitigate the risk of data breaches. It is essential for each organization to establish a baseline to identify critical components that must be incorporated into any cybersecurity risk management approach.  
Professionals working in firms or entities will learn how to keep abreast of the latest cybersecurity trends, manage risks, and ensure the right level of governance to safeguard their organization.

When you complete this course you will be able to:
  • Recall the elements of an effective cybersecurity risk management program and identify the need for such a program in today's environment
  • Distinguish between the various cybersecurity controls frameworks available
  • Recognize inherent risks related to cybersecurity operations
  • Identify cybersecurity risk governance structure
  • Identify cybersecurity controls (prevention, detection, recovery) and other risk management activities
  • Recognize processes for ongoing monitoring of cybersecurity threats
  • Recall foundational practice management elements

Major Topics:
Topics of discussion will include:
  • Introduction of cybersecurity risks to businesses and firms
  • Overview of different cybersecurity controls frameworks (i.e., NIST, ISO, COBIT, etc.)
  • Cybersecurity risk governance structure
  • Elements of a cybersecurity risk management program
  • Cybersecurity training and education
  • Foundational practice management elements

Who Should Attend:
Professionals working in firms or entities that want to obtain a basic understanding of a cybersecurity risk management program


Advanced Preparation:

FICPA EZMaterials! Instead of picking up paper manuals at the event, you’ll be able to download the EZMaterials as searchable PDFs to your laptop, tablet or other device seven days before the event. 


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