Cyber-liability And The Credit Card Industry

  • Accountant
  • CPA (CA)
  • CFE
  • CPA/CITP
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)
  • CA - ICAEW
  • ACCA
  • CA - Ireland
  • CA - Scotland
  • CPA - Ireland
  • CFIRS
  • CWS

Published: September, 2021

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  • Course Description
  • Course Qualification
  • Presenter
  • FAQ

Course Description

Overview

  • Malware and Hacking Threats
    5 mins
  • How do You Mitigate Your Risk?
    13 mins
  • Implement Strong Access-Control Measures
    19 mins
  • Other Steps to Secure Access: Use MFA
    31 mins
  • Find Trusted Vendors
    40 mins

Course Description

With most businesses using information technology to communicate and operate, in recent years we have seen an increasing number of costly cyber-attacks. Cybersecurity threats are just as prevalent in small businesses as it is in larger corporations. With new risks emerging as technology advances, new regulations are put in place, which means that the risk of cyber liability also evolves rapidly.

On the contrary, merchant services, like payment processing, are vital for modern-day businesses. Whether you’re a brick-and-mortar business or you conduct most of your business on the World Wide Web, the ability to accept multiple forms of payment enables you to remain competitive in today’s global economy, as well as locally in your community.

If your firm accepts credit card payments or is thinking of doing so, you don't want to miss this Online CPE Course. In the wake of a challenging security scenario, the payment card industry has high standards when it comes to collecting and storing clients' payment information. Explore with Amy Mann what you must do to ensure you are complying with the rules of the payment card industry and protecting yourself from potential data breaches.

Major topics covered in this Business Organization and Management online CPE webinar:

  • Trusted professionals like CPAs are trusted to handle confidential client information.
  • Many threats in modern changing business environments for data security.
  • How you can solve these security threats and how to mitigate the risk? 
  • Set yourself up for future cyber-liability challenges using technology.

Learning Objectives

  • To identify common security threats to CPA firms.
  • To recognize key methods to secure your networks, internal systems, and data.
  • To analyze what security standards to look for in third-party vendors.

Recommended For

  • This CPE webinar is intended for CPAs in small, and mid-sized, and large firms. 

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Managers
  • Accounting Practice Owners
  • Cloud Accountants
  • Cloud Firms
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 1 CPE Credit of Business Management and Organization for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 1 General Credit for Accountant/Bookeeper
  • 1 CPD Credit of Business Management and Organization for Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA Canada)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Business Management and Organization for Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • 1 CPD Credit of Cybersecurity for Certified Information Technology Professionals (CITP)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Business Management and Organization for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)
  • 1 CPD Credit for CA - ICAEW
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Accountants - Ireland (CAI)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Accountants - Scotland
  • 1 CPD Credit for CPA - Ireland
  • 1 CE Credit for Certified Fiduciary & Investment Risk Specialist (CFIRS)
  • 1 CE Credit for Certified Wealth Strategist (CWS)

Additional details

  • Course Level :
    Basic
  • Credits :
    1
  • Instructional Method :
    QAS Self Study
  • Pre-requisites :
    None
  • Advance Preparation :
    None

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Presenter

About Presenter

Emiley Parker

Brand Manager, CPACharge

Emiley Parker is the Brand Manager for CPACharge. As a marketing professional, she has 10+ years’ experience driving all things marketing, from building strong brands to executing strategies to grow successful businesses. Emiley enjoys speaking about payment solutions and sharing best practices to help professionals manage their business.

About Company

CPACharge

cpacharge.com

CPACharge provides CPAs, EAs, and accounting professionals with a simple, secure way to accept client credit, debit, and eCheck/ACH payments from their office, on their websites or on the go. Trusted by more than 150,000 professionals, CPACharge requires no contracts, setup or cancelation fees and is the only payment solution offered by the AICPA as a member benefit.

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Ratings and Review

4.5

532 Ratings

Excellent

322

Very Good

175

Average

35

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KBCC

Kevin B Campbell Campbell, CPA (US)

Dec 16th, 2021

This presentation was awesome. The information was well organized and to the point. The mix of talking to graphics was on point. The slide helped emphasize the point.

WS

William Shum, CISA, CPA (US)

Dec 28th, 2021

Amy Mann has so much positive energy in this class. It is clear she enjoys the presentation and knows the materials well.

LK

Laurie Kelly, CPA (US)

May 13th, 2022

Very engaging and articulate presenter. Slides were sufficiently detailed but clear and concise.

CL

Christine Levin, CPA (US)

Dec 1st, 2021

The instructor held my interest and did a nice job giving an overview of security issues

MP

Mike Petaja, CPA (US)

Feb 3rd, 2022

A very relevant course in a time when cybercrime is at an all-time high level.

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