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The Importance of Cybersecurity
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CPE Self-study

The Importance of Cybersecurity

Learn more about how the traditional accounting and finance role is affected by cybersecurity in this CPE self study course

$69 - $79
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Format

Online

NASBA Field of Study

Information Technology

Level

Basic

CPE Credits

2

Author(s)

Joyce Shen

Availability

1 year

Product Number

169201

 Business & partner 
Learning Outcomes
  • The importance of cybersecurity to you — the accounting and finance professional — and your organization.
  • Your role and what it takes to have a security mindset to be a trusted adviser and key contributor toward cybersecurity risk management.
  • Key cybersecurity terminology to enable you to converse and collaborate with other functional leaders, employees, and vendors.
Key Topics
  • The importance of cybersecurity and developing a security mindset
  • Costs of cybersecurity
  • Finance's role in cybersecurity in a global environment
  • Cybersecurity terminology
Product Details

This course is part of the Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Finance and Accounting Professionals Certificate program. You must purchase the full program to earn the certificate.

Play a key role as a trusted adviser in cybersecurity risk management.

As a finance and accounting professional, you have a key role in helping your organization or client manage cybersecurity risks. You must understand the importance of cybersecurity and your role to immerse yourself in cybersecurity risk management.

This CPE self-study course highlights the importance of cybersecurity and the role you play. It also emphasizes the importance of developing and applying a security mindset to become a trusted adviser to your organization and client.

Learn more about how the traditional accounting and finance role is affected by cybersecurity. This knowledge is indispensable in today's global digital landscape of persistent and increasing cybercrime, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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$79.00
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$69.00

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Credit Info
CPE Credits
Online
2
NASBA Field of Study
Information Technology
Level
Basic
Prerequisites
None
Access
Online
This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for 1 year after purchase date.
Instructors
Joyce Shen
Joyce is currently the investment director and operating partner at Tenfore Holding leading enterprise software and big data investments. Outside Tenfore, Joyce is a faculty of data science at UC Berkeley. Joyce was previously the global managing director of emerging technologies and venture investments in the CTO office at Thomson Reuters where she built and led global emerging tech partnerships program and the emerging technology venture fund. During her tenure, she led new product innovations in fintech, IoT, and emerging data solutions, established the global blockchain program, and made eleven early-stage investments. Before Thomson Reuters, Joyce was the founding global CFO of IBM Cloud Platform managing $1B P&L. She also spent several years in IBM Corporate Development leading acquisitions and divestitures exceeding $6B in total transaction value. Joyce received her undergraduate and masters degrees from the University of Chicago.
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