On Demand (eLearning)

An Executive’s Guide to Cybersecurity

JAN 02 - Dec 31, 2022

Online

DATE

JAN 02 - DEC 31

2022

TIME

9:00 AM - 6:59 PM

WHO CAN ATTEND

All

PD HOURS

1.5 Hours

ETHICS HOURS

0 Hours

STATUS

Registration open until

Dec 31, 2022

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Understand threats to your data and protect your company from costly data breaches.

This two-part, CPA Ontario course will explore common online security threats, types of network attacks, and the human element associated with security threats. Companies mishandle data because personnel misunderstand practices, risks, and implications. Explore data protection, devices and social media, and good governance through security principles and programs.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

  • Types of security threats that exist, and how and why they happen
  • Mitigate risk by exploring physical security, corporate policies, and the role of IT administrators
  • Best practices for working with and handling corporate information, email, sensitive company information, and sharing data internally and externally
  • How to treat unique security threats of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and Internet of Things (IoT) on an organizational scale
  • Tips on how employee training, awareness, and advocacy should be implemented and how it plays a crucial role in the protection of an organization's information
  • The importance of security programs
  • Balancing upfront costs versus downtime in the long-run

WHO WILL BENEFIT

Individuals and business professionals looking to integrate online security awareness strategies into their organizations, gain an understanding of the severity of cyber threats, and ways to protect their organizations.

PRICING

$65.00 Personal Passport

$75.00 Organization Passport

$87.00 Member

$87.00 Student

$118.00 Public

Status: Registration open until Dec 31, 2022

LOCATION

Online

SPEAKER(S) BIO

This course is presented by Skillsoft, a leading global provider of high-quality, innovative, cloud-based learning resources, enabling organizations to achieve competitive advantages through superior knowledge and skills.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

This is an online session. This course is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Once registered, you can access the material at any time.

However, you will only have access to the course for 30 days after REGISTRATION.

To access the course please visit our Blackboard site, and log in using the same login and password used for the Registration Portal.

Please allow at least four hours after registration for the seminar to appear on your Blackboard page.

Registration, cancellation, withdrawal and all other CPA Ontario PD Seminar policies can be found here.