13.5 Total CPE Credits

Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Finance and Accounting Professionals Certificate

Total CPE: 13.5

Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Finance and Accounting Professionals Certificate

  • Instructor

    Christopher Romeo

Learning Objectives

  • The importance of cybersecurity to you, the accounting and finance professional, and your organization or client.
  • What it takes to develop a security mindset to be a trusted adviser and key contributor toward cybersecurity risk management.
  • Key cybersecurity terminology to enable you to converse and collaborate with other functional leaders, employees, and vendors.
  • The impact of digital transformation on cybersecurity.
  • Cybersecurity threats, attacks, data breach implications, and privacy considerations.
  • Security framework(s) and applicable regulations for your organization or client.
  • The importance of the AICPA cybersecurity risk management reporting framework.
  • Controls to mitigate cybersecurity risks.
  • Financial and operational implications of cybersecurity.

Major Topics

  • The importance of cybersecurity, your role and developing a security mindset
  • Cybersecurity and digital transformation
  • Cyberattacks, data breaches and privacy
  • Cybersecurity frameworks and regulations
  • Cybersecurity risk management considerations and controls
  • Operational and financial implications of cybersecurity

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE
Information Technology

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Basic

Professional Area of Focus

  • Technology



Advanced Preparation


Intended Audience

  • Finance professionals
  • CFOs and business managers
  • Controllers and internal auditors
  • Management and public accountants



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    $ 389 389
  • MACPA Non-Member

    $ 485 485
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