Cybersecurity Advisory Engagements Essentials

Date: January 8, 2018 Time: 10:30 am - 6:30 pm EST Location: Online CPE: 8 Format: Webcast
EVENT DESCRIPTION

Cyber threats come in all shapes, sizes, complexity and are ever-evolving. Attacks are causing great financial loss and serious damage to companies. It is essential for organizations to establish a baseline for identifying critical components that must be incorporated into any cybersecurity risk management approach. Cybersecurity yields potential business opportunities for a firm to better serve its clients. To capitalize on these opportunities, firms can take this course’s competencies and conduct readiness assessments for their clients through consulting or advisory services. Participants will learn how to keep abreast of the latest cybersecurity trends, manage risks, and ensure that clients have a sound risk management program to safeguard their organization.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Apply knowledge of an effective cybersecurity risk management program to analyze a client’s program and conduct a readiness assessment
Differentiate the various frameworks available (e~g~, NIST, ISO, TSC, and/or hybrid) and apply which is better as well as when/how to use it
Apply tests to client’s cybersecurity controls and other risk management activities based on existing frameworks
Identify client recommendations for improvements based on readiness/assessment procedures
Understand the client service opportunities and risks in providing advisory services in the cybersecurity space
MAJOR TOPICS
Cybersecurity risks to businesses and firms
Different cybersecurity controls frameworks (i.e., NIST, ISO, TSC, etc.)
Elements of a cybersecurity risk management
Internal controls and other risk management activities
Client recommendations in a readiness assessment
Client service opportunities
EVENT DETAILS
PROFESSIONAL AREAS OF FOCUS
Business & Industry Technology
CPE FIELD OF STUDY
Information Technology (8 Credits)
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Firm practitioners performing consulting or advisory services
INSTRUCTOR(S)
Drew Hendrickson
PREREQUISITES
Some knowledge of a cybersecurity risk management program
COURSE LEVEL
Intermediate
LOCATION
Online Webcast
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