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K2's The Very Real Risk of Ransomware Webcast | 4204371B
Date: September 2, 2020
Event Start time: 8:00 AM   End time: 9:40 AM
Location: Webcast

Facility: Webcast Rebroadcast

 


Member:       $79
Nonmember: $109

CPE Credits:

2.00 CPE: Continuing Professional Education Technical
2.00 AA: Auditing & Accounting


 

Over the past two years, ransomware has surged as a major threat to individuals and organizations of all sizes. Ransomware's annual cost to businesses is now estimated at over $8 billion, up from $1 billion in 2016. Most businesses are at risk. Avoid becoming yet another victim by attending this session. The survival of your business may depend on it!

 

Objectives:
 

• Define “ransomware” and identify how ransomware is disruptive
• List the major ways ransomware is transmitted
• Identify key controls you should implement to reduce your ransomware risk

 

Major Subjects:
 

• Understanding what ransomware is and how it is transmitted
• Exploring a variety of high-profile ransomware cases
• Developing an action plan to reduce your individual and organizational risk

 

Level of Difficulty:
Update

Field of Interest:
Information Technology

Prerequisites:
 

Fundamental knowledge of hardware, software, and technology trends

 

Designed For:
 

Busy accounting and financial professionals who want to improve their personal and organizational productivity

 

Advanced Prep:
 

None

 

Event Notes:
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