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CFO2017. Latest Threats in the Cybersecurity Landscape & Risk Management Strategies

Friday, September 18, 2020 1:50 PM–2:40 PM
CPE Credit
Fields of Study
Information Technology
Knowledge Level
1-2 years in the profession
Advanced Preparation
As new Cyber Security threats continue to emerge, the ongoing challenges around proper risk mitigation remain a dynamic obstacle for both organizational leadership and individual users. Understanding and anticipating both technical and non-technical threats are key to managing the risks associated with a breach of confidential data.

This session will cover the latest Cyber Security threat landscape and the risks and challenges that professionals faces in collecting, storing, processing and safeguarding sensitive information. Topics will include InfoSec governance, current Cyber Security threats/risks/mitigation, cloud/vendor risk management, incident response and cyber liability insurance. The session will also include strategies for personally protecting your digital information.

Learning Objectives:

  • Engage in a collaborative discussion to increase awareness around cyber security risks and threats
  • Discover cybersecurity risk mitigation tactics
  • Understand senior management and board responsibilities pertaining to information security governance and incident response
  • Discuss other technology trends and related security considerations