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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.

5 steps CPAs can take to fight hackers

Learn how accountants play an essential role in helping organizations develop and implement strategies to protect computer networks and data.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

4 Cybersecurity Pitfalls to Avoid

This blog post discusses how the CPA as a trusted business adviser can help their clients avoid common cybersecurity pitfalls.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

Answers to 5 Common Cloud Questions for Not-for-Profits

This blog post discusses common questions related to cloud systems..

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

5 Cybersecurity Precautions for Small CPA Firms

This article describes basic precautions that can significantly reduce your risk and mitigate damage if you experience a cybersecurity incident.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

Building Assurance - How to Manage Privacy Risk In-House and Downstream

​This archived webcast will help you identify common, third-party privacy risks and provide an approach to mitigate those risks.

Webcast Information security & privacy Foundational

Use a layered cybersecurity approach to protect crown jewels

This article discusses how internal audit can help manage technology risks.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

The top 5 cybersecurity solutions for CPAs

This article discusses a five–pronged approach CPAs can employ in the battle against cybercriminals.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

Cybersecurity Hot Topics for CPAs

This archived webcast discusses cybersecurity hot topics.

Webcast Information security & privacy Foundational

The top 5 cybersecurity risks for CPAs

This article discusses the top five cybersecurity risks CPAs and their organizations face.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

How small businesses can keep data secure

This article suggests ways for organizations with limited IT budgets to keep their data secure.

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

Risk and Control of Information Systems

This CPE course provides you with the technical knowledge required for the CGMA exam related to strategic management accounting. This course examines the types of...

Course – Online Internal control Intermediate

Viewing cyber-security through a COSO lens

This article explores a COSO report which discusses how the 2013 internal control framework can help organisations evaluate and manage cyber-risks.

Article Internal control Foundational