REGISTRATION STATUS: OPEN
|Friday, January 08, 2010
|12:00 – 2:00pm (Registration at 11:40 )
|2.0 CPE (Continuing Professional Education)
|Susan E. Bradley
|$0 CalCPA Members, $99 Nonmembers
This FREE for CalCPA members webcast is being sponsored by the CalCPA State Technology Committee
As data systems become more complex, they become more valuable. CPAs, in particular, need to stay ahead of the curve if they want to keep their clients’ data safe. This two part webcast is designed to provide you with the tools you need.
Part 1: Why keeping your clients’ data private and secure matters 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Join Susan Bradley, CPA, GSEC, CITP, CFF and Dana Epp, Microsoft Enterprise Security MVP and CEO of ScorpionSoft as they traverse the legal and regulatory minefield of privacy regulations, laws, and “best practices”. We’ll cover what specific laws and regulation currently impact the handling of client data as well as warn you about the impact of upcoming laws and regulations. We’ll provide you with guidance to identify and track personal identity information in your office and provide you with the guidance to set up your own security policy to protect that data.
Part 2: Implementing privacy and security of your clients’ data 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Susan and Dana will guide you through the specific solutions to deploy to protect data at rest and in transit in your organization. We’ll discuss software, hardware and the reasons to choose a solution and how to implement it within your organization.
To assist the CPA in identifying what laws and regulations impact the need to protecting and securing client data.
To provide the CPA with resources to set up a security policy.
To provide a framework for identifying and classifying sensitive data in a firm and provide guidance as to necessary protection for the data.
To assist the CPA in identifying what technologies and software will assist in protecting and securing client data.
Any CPA concerned with the safety and security of his or her clients’ financial data.