FMN Management Services

FMN - 2018/July, Seg.1 - It's Time to Get Serious about Protecting against Cybercrime

Course Overview
Organizations are focusing increased attention and resources on enterprise security, as they experience an unprecedented surge in the frequency and magnitude of cyber attacks. Yet, financial executives too often regard unauthorized access to IT systems as just another expense that is associated with risk and insurance. Robert Cioffi, CEO and co-founder of Progressive Computing, Inc., provides us with ten critical IT security protections that every business must have in place now.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize what accountants should do to reduce the risk of a cyber attack;
  • Recognize what is meant by the term “Shadow IT”;
  • Identify the things hackers do to perpetrate a cyber attack using social media; and
  • Identify Mr. Cioffi’s ten recommendations to deter and prevent cybercrimes.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management.

Speaker / Author:

FMN Online
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.

Price (USD)

Standard: $69.90


Course Code : FMN1260-FM

Length : 1hr 40min
Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible
Field Of Study : Management Services

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