CPAR NFP - Management  |  Format: Flash

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.

    Catalog Number: CPAR1314-FM
    CPE Credits: 2 Registry / 2 QAS
    Author: CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
    Advanced Preparation:
    Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management
    Course Level: Update
    Field of Study: Management Services
    Content Partner: CPAR Government/Not-For-Profit
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-Study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
      You are allowed 2 attempts to pass the final exam in a 30 day period. You will be locked out of the final for 30 days after any second failure.
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Sound card with speakers/headphones
     Windows or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: Jan 31, 2018 / Mar 14, 2020