Introduction to cybersecurity for CPAs

Cybersecurity is a complex part of today’s business landscape, but CPAs can help. Explore the latest issues in cybersecurity and learn how to reduce digital risk for your organization.

Event Details

Location and date:
Online On-Demand Event

No matter what industry you work in, a smart cybersecurity strategy is critical to being competitive.

In this course, you will explore the top challenges and risks associated with cybersecurity. Develop focused, practical skills that will help you advise your organization on how to protect data, resolve threats and reduce digital risk.

Additional options and pricing may be available. See pricing and registration for more details.


5 CPD hour(s)
Pricing & registration

You will learn about:

  • key concepts in cybersecurity, like malware, phishing and metadata
  • common cyber threats facing Canadian businesses
  • the most effective tools to resolve a data breach
  • how to identify and correct IT vulnerabilities
  • strategies to reduce risk for your organization

Topics include:

  • key terms related to cybersecurity, such as ransomware, malware, phishing and metadata
  • potential cybersecurity targets to businesses by key areas and how businesses are exposed to these threats
  • security tools that organizations can use to help recognize and respond to security breaches
  • leading information security frameworks and the role of management and executives in security governance
  • an analysis of problem areas and what measures can be taken to help correct them
  • formulating cybersecurity policy improvements to reduce risk and exposure

Who should attend?

  • accounting professionals
  • analysts
  • controllers
  • managers
  • Consultants
  • auditors

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Please contact:

Member Development and Support
Tel: 1-800-268-3793