Cybersecurity Risk Management Program Essentials

Cybersecurity Risk Management Program Essentials (3-639)

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Monday, October 23, 2017
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Cyber threats come in all shapes, sizes, complexity and are ever-evolving. Attacks are causing great financial loss and serious damage to companies. There is not a simple one-size-fits all way to respond. Each organization must work to effectively to mitigate the risk of data breaches. It is essential for each organization to establish a baseline for identifying critical components that must be incorporated into any cybersecurity risk management approach.

Professionals working in firms or entities will learn how to:

  • Stay abreast of the latest cybersecurity trends
  • Manage risks
  • Ensure the right level of governance to safeguard their organization

Delivery Method - Group Live


 When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Recall the elements of an effective cybersecurity risk management program and identify the need for such a program in today’s environment
Distinguish between the various cybersecurity controls frameworks available
  • Recognize inherent risks related to cybersecurity operations
  • Identify cybersecurity risk governance structure
  • Identify cybersecurity controls (prevention, detection, recovery) and other risk management activities
  • Recognize processes for ongoing monitoring of cybersecurity threats

  • Highlights:
    • Introduction of cybersecurity risks to businesses and firms
    Overview of different cybersecurity controls frameworks (i.e., NIST, ISO, COBIT, etc.)
  • Cybersecurity risk governance structure
  • Elements of a cybersecurity risk management program
  • Cybersecurity training and education
  • Foundational practice management elements

  • Designed for:

    Professionals working in firms or entities that want to obtain a basic understanding of a cybersecurity risk management program



    Date:Monday, October 23, 2017
    Time:8:00 AM - 3:30 PM (Registration at 7:30 AM) ET
    Facility:Richmond CPA Center, Glen Allen
    CPE Credit:8.00 Information Technology
    Course Level:Basic
    Best Price:$359.00 VSCPA members, $459.00 nonmembers
    AICPA Discount:($30)
    Seminar Volume Discount:($25)

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