Cybersecurity Disruption – What CPAs Need to Know (2 hours)

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Aug 7, 2020

Registration: 8:30 AM / Program: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Fees

Member Fee: $79.00
Nonmember Fee: $79.00

Available Discounts

AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: None

Description

This session covers the topic of cybersecurity, but goes beyond the basics and often discussed tips and tactics for CPAs and other practitioners. This course examines how cybersecurity will, and already is, changing the cybersecurity conversation. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.

Designed For

CPAs, accountants, and IT professionals

Objectives

After attending this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Document and explain how emerging technology tools are changing and disrupting the cybersecurity conversation for accountants as well as clients.
  • Assess possible pain points, gaps, and areas of weakness that are arising as emerging technologies become increasingly mainstream.
  • Have the ability to explain and articulate the implications of both technology and regulation on the cybersecurity policies already in place to safeguard and secure confidential and identifiable information.

Major Subjects

  • The content of this course will cover several of the most important trends and topics driving change in the cybersecurity conversation. As blockchain platforms, robotic process automation, artificial intelligence, and cryptocurrencies become increasingly mainstream. The implications for cybersecurity policies and procedures are profound.
  • This session provides attendees with the terminology, concepts, strategies, and applications that will enable them to deliver value to clients seeking cybersecurity solutions now and moving forward.

This event has already passed. If you have any questions, please contact us at 503-641-7200 or email profdev@orcpa.org.