Data Integrity and Security

It's Time For You To Get Serious About Protecting Against Cybercrime

Organizations are focusing increased attention and resources on enterprise security, as they experience an unprecedented surge in the frequency and magnitude of cyber attacks. Yet, financial executives too often regard unauthorized access to IT systems as just another expense that is associated with risk and insurance. Robert Cioffi, CEO and co-founder of Progressive Computing, Inc., provides us with ten critical IT security protections that every business must have in place now.

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize what accountants should do to reduce the risk of a cyber attack.
  • Recognize what is meant by the term "Shadow IT".
  • Identify the things hackers do to perpetrate a cyber attack using social media.
  • Identify Mr. Cioffi's ten recommendations to deter and prevent cybercrimes.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in information technology or accounting, or an introductory course in information technology or accounting.

Speaker / Author:

Robert Cioffi, COO & Co-Founder, pursued an entrepreneurial calling in 1993 to establish Progressive Computing with co-owner and college buddy, Ugo Chiulli. In his career at Progressive Computing, Robert has worked diligently to build the non-negotiable core values on which his company stands: Humble Confidence, Teamwork, Commitment and Respect.

Robert is widely known to be an expert public speaker on a variety technology topics. His pragmatic, decisive and creative personality is evident in the dozens of business magazine articles published by or about him in the last 2 decades including Westchester Commerce and 914Inc. He has appeared on CNBC to speak on national issues affecting small business in 2014. Robert has served as an official partner advisor to several technology companies such as Microsoft and Axcient, and is actively engaged in the IT Nation Evolve Peer Group as Facilitator for 2 different groups.


Price (USD)

Standard: $24.95


Course Code : 99SPK40

Release Date : 09/07/2021
Expire Date : 09/30/2023
Credits :
CPE 1.00
QAS 1.00

Course Level : Update
Length : 50min
Course Type : QAS Self-Study

Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Information Technology
Theme : Data Integrity and Security

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