Data Integrity and Security

Risk Management: How Risky Is Your Business?

Course Overview
Business risks from a security breach can be one of the most devastating things that can happen to a company or organization. Your reputation as an organization depends on your ability to guarantee the safety of your clients' information. It is very important that you are able to research, measure, and mitigate risks to your data.

This course is targeted at accounting professionals and others who work in the industry. It covers the process of risk assessment and management at a high level. It includes a description of the qualitative and quantitative assessment methods, with specific examples.



Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:

  • Recognize goals of hackers and identify the cost to enterprises.
  • Identify threat actors and their motivations.
  • Identify threat vectors.
  • Define the process of qualitative risk assessment.
  • Identify the information used in a quantitative risk assessment.

  • Content Partner:

    SmartPros Ltd.

    SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
    accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of
    content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education
    products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its
    professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD
    ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant
    news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and
    provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include
    50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each
    of its professional markets.


    Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

    Familiarity with computer and Internet browser; familiarity with user accounts and passwords for access to a computer system.

    Speaker / Author:

    Troy McMillan is a Product Developer and Technical Editor for Kaplan Cert Prep as well as a full-time trainer and writer. He became a professional trainer 12 years ago, teaching Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, and Wireless classes. Troy’s book CCNA Essentials by Sybex Publishing was released in November 2011. It has been chosen as the textbook for both online and instructor-led classes at several colleges in the United States. Troy also is a courseware developer. Among the work, he has done in this area is wireless training materials for Motorola in 2011 and instructor materials for a series of books by Sybex on Windows Server 2008 R2 in 2011. Troy also teaches Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, and Security classes for several large corporate training companies. Among these are Global Knowledge and New Horizons. He now creates certification practice tests and study guides for the Transcender and Self-Test brands. Troy lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

    Software & Hardware Requirements:

    • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
    • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
    • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
    • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
    • Ram: 256 MB minimum
    • Sound card with speakers/headphones
    • Windows or Mac OS

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    Price (USD)

    Standard Rate: $24.95

    Details

    Course Code : 99MCM01

    Release Date : 03/22/2018
    Expire Date : 03/22/2020
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Length : 50min
    Course Level : Update
    Course Type : Self-Study
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Information Technology

    Theme : Data Integrity and Security

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