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Managing Risk: Elevation of Cybersecurity to the Boardroom

February 26, 2016

  

  • Summary
  • Podcast and Materials
  • Self-Study Course
Data protection and cybersecurity have evolved from the micro responsibility of the IT team to a macro business priority, requiring the understanding and oversight of the board. While cybersecurity has moved onto the boardroom agenda, few organizations have yet to implement comprehensive cybersecurity strategies that protect their critical digital assets. Does your organization have a cyber-incident response plan or cyber-risk requirements for third-party vendors – a major source of cyberattacks.
 
In a landscape that requires a high-level understanding of technology to inform corporate strategy, what are your cybersecurity strategies?
Self Study Course:
If you missed the live webcast, you may access a CPE-worthy self-study course by clicking on the following link and entering as "BDO Clients & Invited Guests."

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Learning Objectives 
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
  • Identify potential cyber threats in order to raise awareness and communicate actionable items to the board, while evaluating which specific threats need board intervention.
  • Describe a cybersecurity plan incorporating a sense of ownership and specific measures which also includes allocation of resources and funding based on risk.
  • Recognize steps to build and maintain a strong, invested chain of governance.

CPE Certificates: Continuing Professional Education credit is available for those who have registered for and participated for the entire webinar (including being logged in for the duration of the webinar and being responsive to ALL polling questions).
 
Delivery: If you missed the live webcast, you may access the self-study course.
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 1 CPE credit in the field of Specialized Knowledge and Applications
Program Level: Overview
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Access the Podcast

Webinar Handout Materials:
Managing Risk: Elevation of Cybersecurity to the Boardroom
Cybersecurity Questions Boards Should Ask

Note: CPE credit is not available for the podcast.