CPAR NFP - Management

CPAR GOV/NFP - Vol. 2017 - No. 4 - 04 - What Lessons about Cybersecurity Can We Learn from Equifax?

Course Overview
The Equifax data breach was yet another cyber-heist involving the theft of significant personal data from a large enterprise. Although this specific incident is still under investigation, breaches like this have been happening - and getting bigger - for more than a decade. This provides cybersecurity experts, such as attorney and technologist Peter Vogel, with an opportunity to examine why these events keep occurring and what you and your organization can do to prevent them.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the implications of data breach such as what happened at Equifax;
  • Identify steps to take when a data breach has been discovered;
  • Recognize the role of an incident response plan;
  • Identify Vogel’s takeaways relating to protecting your organization from a data breach.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management

Speaker / Author:

CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
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Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : CPAR1314-FM

Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Length : 1hr 40min
Passing Grade : 70%
Field Of Study : Management Services
Format Type : eLearning
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