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Cybersecurity & Privacy: Regulatory and Reporting Issues for CPAs

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Webcast
Icon_Level
Update
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Finance

Course Description

This course highlights the financial consequences of cybersecurity breaches and privacy violations and explains the role the CPA should play in addressing these issues. Small businesses are often barely aware of their exposure. Increasingly, monitoring and reporting on data breaches involves both internal and external accountants. Threats from data breaches and privacy violations affect every company. This course will cover:

  • Data security & breaches – lessons of experience
  • How are cyber threats are changing for small businesses?
  • Accounting standards for reporting and disclosing breaches
  • US Regulatory Responses to cyber and data breaches
  • Key privacy issues for CFOs
  • Regulating privacy, GDPR, CFPR & other frameworks
  • Cyber security insurance – what does it cover and who needs it?

Learning Objectives

  • Gain an overview of the changing cybersecurity landscape
  • Study cases involving data breaches and their effects on the company’s controls and information systems
  • Recognize the accounting and audit standards which address data controls and breaches
  • Appreciate the fragmented regulatory environment that companies face in cyber reporting
  • Become familiar with the assurance services that can mitigate risk
  • Keep up to date on privacy regulation in the digital economy
  • Understand the challenges in obtaining adequate cyber insurance coverage

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC1320229142
Original Release Date
December 17, 2020
Prerequisites

None

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Ray Thompson Headshot
Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA

Dr. Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA, is an emeritus associate professor of accounting and finance at the University of Pittsburgh. He served as department head at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown (UPJ) campus for over 25 years. He was the associate director of UPJ’s Entrepreneurial Development Assistance Project, where he was involved in financial consulting and assisting in preparing loan proposals for small business start-ups. He has taught in graduate and undergraduate business programs in Europe, Africa, and the United States. Ray received his BS and MS degrees in economics and systems dynamics from the University of Bradford in …

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Cybersecurity & Privacy: Regulatory and Reporting Issues for CPAs

Expert Instructors
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Finance

$196.00


Webcasts are available for viewing Monday – Saturday, 8am – 10pm ET.

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Update
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Finance

Course Description

This course highlights the financial consequences of cybersecurity breaches and privacy violations and explains the role the CPA should play in addressing these issues. Small businesses are often barely aware of their exposure. Increasingly, monitoring and reporting on data breaches involves both internal and external accountants. Threats from data breaches and privacy violations affect every company. This course will cover:

  • Data security & breaches – lessons of experience
  • How are cyber threats are changing for small businesses?
  • Accounting standards for reporting and disclosing breaches
  • US Regulatory Responses to cyber and data breaches
  • Key privacy issues for CFOs
  • Regulating privacy, GDPR, CFPR & other frameworks
  • Cyber security insurance – what does it cover and who needs it?

Learning Objectives

  • Gain an overview of the changing cybersecurity landscape
  • Study cases involving data breaches and their effects on the company’s controls and information systems
  • Recognize the accounting and audit standards which address data controls and breaches
  • Appreciate the fragmented regulatory environment that companies face in cyber reporting
  • Become familiar with the assurance services that can mitigate risk
  • Keep up to date on privacy regulation in the digital economy
  • Understand the challenges in obtaining adequate cyber insurance coverage

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC1320229142
Original Release Date
December 17, 2020
Prerequisites

None

Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Ray Thompson Headshot
Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA

Dr. Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA, is an emeritus associate professor of accounting and finance at the University of Pittsburgh. He served as department head at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown (UPJ) campus for over 25 years. He was the associate director of UPJ’s Entrepreneurial Development Assistance Project, where he was involved in financial consulting and assisting in preparing loan proposals for small business start-ups. He has taught in graduate and undergraduate business programs in Europe, Africa, and the United States. Ray received his BS and MS degrees in economics and systems dynamics from the University of Bradford in …

Ray Thompson, CBA, CFM, CMA Read More »

Cybersecurity & Privacy: Regulatory and Reporting Issues for CPAs

Expert Instructors
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Finance

Webcasts are available for viewing Monday – Saturday, 8am – 10pm ET.

$196.00