CPE Webinars

Cybersecurity Awareness and Assurance (September 17, 2020, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT)

Over 9 billion data records have been lost or stolen since 2013. With a frequency of almost 5.5 million records exposed every day, it is no longer a question of whether a firm has been compromised, but more a question of when it will happen. Does your team have the cybersecurity knowledge and auditing skills to prevent or mitigate the next big breach?In this course, participants will learn the basics of cybersecurity awareness and safeguarding sensitive data, how to address cybersecurity threats within a firm, and how to use AICPA best practices to manage and obtain assurance of cybersecurity risks. By its conclusion, participants will know how to address cybersecurity threats with reasonable assurance in audit engagements.

This course is designed for:

CPAs, accountants, and financial professionals within firms that provide audit, tax, financial statement compilation, and/or consulting services or within large companies who consult with IT service organizations.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain the cybersecurity threat landscape and its economic costs
  • Identify evolving state regulatory and legal rules related to cybersecurity
  • Apply the core principles of cybersecurity awareness to limit cybersecurity risk
  • Describe the AICPA’s cybersecurity risk management framework and CPA responsibilities
  • Provide reasonable assurance related to third-party consultants and cloud providers
  • Educate the firm and clients on cybersecurity basics, risk management, and best practices

Speaker / Author:

Victorianne C. Musonza, CISSP, CISA, CIPP/US, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP, is a Licensed Attorney in NC, NY and TX. She has 12 years of combined legal, compliance, privacy and information security experience. Her focus is on advising clients, mainly tech start-ups, on the potential business impacts of applicable privacy, cyber-security laws and frameworks (SOC2, ISO27001, PCI, GDPR, HIPAA, HiTrust, GLBA, CCPA, FCRA, RFPA, BSA, 23 NYCRR 500). Her areas of concentration include auditing IT and privacy controls, drafting compliance policies and procedures, developing and providing training tailored to compliance, and coordinating appropriate support from internal support organizations, including procurement, contracts, finance, legal, sales, vendors/suppliers and leadership stakeholders. Victorianne serves as a part-time instructor for Kaplan Financial Education.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection

Price (USD)

Standard: $120.00


Course Code : ACE-19039_LZ

Course Level : Intermediate
Course Type : Group Internet-Based
Format Type : Webinar
Field Of Study : Information Technology

Event Date : 9/17/2020 9:00:00 AM

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