K2's Critical Tips for Avoiding Identity Theft

K2's Critical Tips for Avoiding Identity Theft

  • $79.00

Course Description

Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the United States, with approximately 10 million occurrences every year. On average, it will cost the victim several hundred dollars and dozens of hours to resolve. It can cause irrevocable damage to an organization's reputation and change public opinion. This session will examine the major causes, factors, and outcomes of identity theft and organizational security breaches.

Major Topics

  • Examples of identity theft attacks
  • Identify when theft occurs 
  • Information most at risk 
  • Best practices for preventing identity theft

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you should be able to: 

  • List and classify potential threats in technology areas that leave organizations susceptible to privacy breaches, data theft, and distribution
  • Contrast the potential benefits and risks of allowing internal staff to use their personal technology devices for organizational projects
  • Build an action plan to safeguard personal and organizational data from potential threats
  • Identify the threat factors and areas of risk based on industry profile
  • Implement data security best practices for personal and organizational information

Who Should Attend: Accounting and business professionals responsible for information security

Course Level: Basic

CPE Credits: 2 Hours Computer Software and Applications  

Prerequisites: None

Advance Preparation: None

PLEASE NOTE: Registration cutoff is 2 days prior to the start of the webinar.