Blockchain: Risks and Challenges of Blockchain

Description

This self-study online course is part of the Blockchain Fundamentals for Accounting and Finance Professionals Certificate program. You must purchase the bundle to earn the certificate. To learn more about the certificate and purchase the bundle, click here.

This course focuses on blockchain and cryptocurrency risks and covers the emergence of new risks that did not exist in the traditional business models. You will explore key management risk, wallet and code risk, fork and chain split risk, consensus risk, legacy risk and fungibility risk. In addition, this webcast expands on regulatory concerns and standards related to cryptocurrencies.

Learning Objectives
  • Distinguish between risks associated with human factors and risks outside the control of the person or organization.
  • Identify regulatory risks, standards, and legality associated with blockchain and cryptocurrency adoption.
  • Recall how key management is critical for securing cryptocurrency and how it relates to legacy risk and long-term security.
  • Recognize how governance, consensus, and fork and chain splits risks are related to one another and the challenges of managing chain split coins.
  • Identify risks that are future focused.
Major Topics
  • Risks related to human factors and risks outside of people and organizations
  • Regulatory risks, standards and legality
  • Securing cryptocurrency
  • Governance, consensus and fork/chain split risks
  • Interoperability, encryption and fungibility risk
Provider
AICPA
Course Level
Basic
Professional Area of Focus
Business & Industry
Technology
CPE Field of Study
Information Technology
1.5
Who Should Attend

Non-IT finance professionals, CFOs, controllers, management accountants, public accountants, partners, staff, managers and internal auditors

Instructor(s)
Kirk Phillips
Prerequisites
  • None
Advanced Preparation
  • None
Location
Online
Event Information
When
Available 24/7
Location
Online
Total CPE Credits
1.5
Format
On-Demand

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Blockchain: Risks and Challenges of Blockchain


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