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Auditing Cyber Security - Online Classroom

9 May 2023 - 10 May 2023
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Delivery Method

Auditing Cyber Security - Online Classroom

The average cost to a company, based in the US, for a data breach is $5.4 million. Unsurprisingly, cybersecurity has become an important and challenging topic of interest in modern internal auditing. Cybersecurity is as much a business risk as it is a security one, making it critical for internal auditors to develop the skills needed to take on these challenges.

Developed with and facilitated by leading industry experts, this course will examine preventive, detective, and corrective controls and how to apply the audit process to a cloud environment.

This training course will provide participants with cybersecurity understanding and guide them participants through an approach to assessing cybersecurity risks and controls. It will provide participants with a framework to develop a cybersecurity risk assessment framework to assist organisation to assess their cybersecurity arrangements.

Topics covered:

  • Business significance of cyber risk and key concepts:
    • Information security
    • Blockchain
    • Social engineering
  • Cloud computing
  • Key risks and audit programs
  • Training and awareness
  • Governance

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the training course, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the role of internal audit related to cyber threats
  • Apply key concepts, IIA Standards and Guidance and resources to your organisation
  • Assess inherent risk and cyber threats in your organisation
  • Apply a framework to assessing cybersecurity threats and risks that you can take back to your workplace
  • List key internal audit considerations for cybersecurity risk

Speaker: Shannon Buckley, PMIIA, CIA, CPA, CA, CISA, CGEIT, MACS, CISM

Online Classroom
The content delivered for IIA-Australia training programs in the online classroom format is the same as what would be delivered

This training program will be delivered in two half days online sessions (12:30pm - 03:30pm NZT) on 9 and 10 May using Zoom. Registrations will be strictly limited to 12 participants to allow maximum interaction in the online environment.

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IIA NZ Members: $563.64 AUD
Duration & CPE: 2 x 3 Hours, 6.00 Hours

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