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What Boards Need to Know About Cybersecurity (But May Be Afraid to Ask)

March 09, 2017
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST

  • Summary
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  • Self-Study Course
Most directors have probably given thought to the kinds of cybersecurity issues that face their organizations.  Yet, recent studies – and a number of widely-publicized data breaches – point to a widespread need to increase directors’ level of awareness and sophistication on cybersecurity, cyber risk and related compliance issues.  Join BDO Consulting and Diligent Corporation for an energized discussion on the current state of board cybersecurity awareness, readiness, and requirements. Our panel of governance, technology, security, and legal experts will address emerging topics and what directors should be doing to protect and minimize exposure for their organizations and themselves. 
Self-Study Course:
If you missed the live webcast, you may access a CPE worthy self-study course by clicking on the following link.

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Learning Objectives:
  • Identify basic elements of sound governance practices & tools to employ with respect to cybersecurity
  • Review recent findings on directors' level of awareness of cybersecurity issues, & their readiness to manage cyber risk
  • Recognize key director liability & certification requirements posed by

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: Self-Study
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Prep: None
Credits: 1.0 CPE credit in the field of Specialized Knowledge
Program Level: Basic
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