Protecting Digital Data: More Important Now Than Ever Before

1:00 pm–4:45 pm ET

# of CPE Credits



The amount of electronic content that business organizations contend with is growing at incredible rates. Terms like “Big Data”and“Information Overload”, are being used by overwhelmed information workers on a daily basis. Additionally, because of the move to a much larger telecommuter footprint, electronic data is now even more prevalently utilized.This session discusses the places that businesses keep digital information andaddresses the importance of securing corporate electronicdata. The material effectively showsways to achieve high security standardsfor content stored in fixed locations, on mobile devices and in the cloud.Participants in this session will gain an understanding of the concepts needed to improve the way they, and their companies secure digital information.


Once participants have completed this session,they should be able to:•List some of the security risks that affect electronic information;•Develop vetting and selection processes for cloud storage providers;•Understand the steps to effectively set up and control cloud storage, and•List ways to add security to individual electronic documents as well as to storage areas that must be controlled.


This session is taught using the latest information and projections about the growth and use of digital content. The topics discussed in this session include:•Securing individual documents.•Protecting information resident in the Cloud.•Securing data stored on or accessed by mobile devices.

Who Should Attend

Accounting and other business professionals that need to add security to the electronic content with which they work.

Required Knowledge


Advanced Prep


Event Speaker(s)

Karl Egnatoff, CPA, CITP ( Taymes, LLC, Myrtle Beach, SC ),

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Wednesday, December 21, 2022 (1:00 pm–4:45 pm ET)
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Level: Basic

Event Code:WB043322

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