How Internal Audit Can Enhance Your Organizations Cybersecurity Readiness


Course Description:
Have you identified your cybersecurity risk areas? 

While cybersecurity protects your systems and data, it also protects your organizations reputation. Cybersecurity risk is an organizational risk. Our cybersecurity professionals will guide you to better understand your risks, so you can create a plan tailored to your organization to prevent, detect and respond to cyberattacks. Learn more about cybersecurity and how to protect your data in our upcoming roundtable.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define a cyberattack and the effects it can have on your organization
  • Discuss how cybersecurity can protect your data and reputation
  • Identify possible risk areas within an organization
  • Outline how to implement a plan to prevent, detect and respond to cyberattacks

Discussion Questions 
1. Have you experienced a cybersecurity threat? How did you respond? 2. What does your cybersecurity plan look like? What have you done to protect your organization from cybersecurity threats? 3. Have you recently taken an IT risk assessment?

Anders Erickson, CISA, CISSP, CRISC, Principal-in-Charge of Cybersecurity | Eide Bailly
Anders assists clients in establishing a culture of security within their organization. He leads organizations through the process of identifying their cybersecurity risks and brings practical solutions to help manage and mitigate those risks. His team of professionals and strategic business partners provides an array of cybersecurity solutions, including advisory services, security technology implementation, incident response, and security monitoring. Anders has a Master of Information Systems Management from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah and is a Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and is Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC).

Kimberley Higgins, CPA, Partner | Eide Bailly
Since 1979, Kim has been providing public accounting services to a variety of clients, including governmental and quasi-governmental entities, nonprofits and state agencies. She is Colorado’s government director, leading the CO offices in performing audits for some of the largest counties, cities and state agencies in Colorado. 
Kim sits on the firm’s Government Advisory Committee as well as the firm’s Internal Audit Advisory Committee, strategically helping to guide the firm’s governmental service lines in consulting and auditing (external, internal and performance). Serving on AICPA, COCPA and firm committees over her career has been her passion, helping our governments and firm grow and learn from each other.

CPE Information
CPE Credits: 1
Field of Study: Specialize knowledge
Level of Knowledge: Overview
Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based

Additional Information: This is a Group-Internet Based Webinar. No prerequisites or advanced preparation required. For information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact Amy DeGeorge.


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