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Current Tech Crimes: Ripped From the Headlines

12:00 am–11:59 pm ET

# of CPE Credits

2

Description

Upon completing this course, you should be able to * List at least three major security incidents reported in the headlines in the last two years, and explain at least one major control design or operation flaws which allowed the hack to occur * Define the three factors used to authenticate someone to a system and explain why two-factor authentication is preferable to one-factor authentication * Explain why home-grade computer hardware and applications are inherently less secure than business and enterprise grade hardware and applications * List at least three best practices learned as a result of reviewing the incidents cited in the case studies

Objective

Upon completing this course, you should be able to * List at least three major security incidents reported in the headlines in the last two years, and explain at least one major control design or operation flaws which allowed the hack to occur * Define the three factors used to authenticate someone to a system and explain why two-factor authentication is preferable to one-factor authentication * Explain why home-grade computer hardware and applications are inherently less secure than business and enterprise grade hardware and applications * List at least three best practices learned as a result of reviewing the incidents cited in the case studies

Highlights

See course description

Who Should Attend

Accounting, financial, and business professionals seeking to enhance IT controls to improve information security

Required Knowledge

None

Advanced Prep

None

Event Speaker(s)

Mr. Brian Tankersley, CPA, CITP, CGMA ( K2 Enterprises, Hammond, LA ),

Additional Event Information

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Event Vendor:K2 Enterprises
Field of Study:Information Technology
Level: Intermediate

Event Type:On Demand
NASBA Instructional Method:Self Study
Event Code:OD007122

Registration Fees

RegistrationEarly BirdRegular
NCACPA MemberN/A$85.00
Non-MemberN/A$110.00
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