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Information security & privacy

About this topic

These learning resources are designed to help you - whether working in a business or firm - establish and maintain proficiency in the areas of information and data management and analysis; IT risk and assurance services, including service organization controls (SOC) reporting; and information security and privacy, including the growing issue of cybersecurity.

Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Finance and Accounting Professionals Certificate

This certificate program will cover several cybersecurity topics to help you gain an understanding of the importance and impact of cybersecurity risks on your...

Course – Online Cybersecurity Foundational

Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Finance and Accounting Professionals Certificate

Join us for our updated two-part certificate webcast so you can understand cybersecurity and become part of the solution. Develop your fluency and gain the confidence...

Webcast Cybersecurity Foundational

AICPA Construction & Real Estate Conference

The AICPA Construction and Real Estate Conference is dedicated to bridging the gap between two industries so that you can better serve your firm and clients as a...

Conference – Live,   Conference – Virtual FASB financial accounting & reporting Intermediate

Walkthrough of the Description Criteria

Provides an overview of the AICPA cybersecurity risk management reporting framework, and the related Description Criteria for Management's Description of an Entity's...

Course – Online Cybersecurity Foundational

5 Data Backup Gaps and How to Fix Them

This blog post looks at some of the most common data backup considerations and how to address them.

Article Information security & privacy Intermediate

Top Cybercrimes White Paper: How CPAs Can Protect Themselves and Their Clients

This white paper defines cybercrimes and examines the crimes and their effect on data and systems.

Report Information security & privacy Foundational

How to be street smart when budgeting for security

This article provides 5 tips which will help organizations fit security spending into their budgets in a balanced way.

Article Information systems environment Foundational

3 Steps to Mitigate and Respond to a Security Breach in the Cloud

This blog post presents three steps to take to address cloud computing security.

Article Information security & privacy Intermediate

5 Low- or No-Cost Ways for CPAs to Help Slam the Door on Cybercriminals

Cybersecurity is costly, and budgets are always limited This blog post discusses five simple steps CPAs can take to help protect data without breaking the bank.

Article Information security & privacy Intermediate

How CPAs can make the most of their tech resources

New technologies provide opportunity, but growing threats pose increased risk. What can CPAs do? In this article, accounting technology experts offer their advice.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

Be vigilant about cybersecurity, warns former FBI agent

Chris Tarbell led FBI investigations that resulted in multiple high-profile cybercrime arrests. In this article, he shares his tips for cybersecurity.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

Are You Required to be Cyber Compliant?

This blog post provides best practices for cybersecurity readiness.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational