Simplifying Security of Online Passwords
LIVE

Online Event

13 December, 2018

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC

Webcast
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC

Simplifying Security of Online Passwords

Speaker: Bryan Smith, CPA, CITP, CISA

  • Format

    Webcast

  • Level

    Basic

  • Duration

    1h

Learn how to utilise effective best practices for good user ID and password management to mitigate exposing your personal data to internet attackers.

Learning outcomes

  • Implement best practices to safeguard your user IDs and passwords
  • Eliminate your handwritten passwords
  • Choose a password manager programme that organises and secures your user IDs and passwords
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£49.00 (CIMA members only)

£59.00

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Product information

Overview

Password hacking and identity theft have become far too prevalent. To integrate our mobile devices (including our work computers, home computers, smartphones, and tablets), accounts are established for all the services we use (such as banking, shopping, news, travel, and entertainment) and each account requires a user ID and password.

Learn how to utilise effective best practices for good user ID and password management to mitigate exposing your personal data to internet attackers. This webcast will provide an overview of the top password keeper programmes and demonstrate how they are the best way to secure your personal data.

TOPICS DISCUSSED

  • Instruction on best practices for maintaining user IDs and passwords
  • Review password manager programmes
  • Demonstrate how password manager programmes can simplify maintenance of user IDs and passwords

Who should take this course?

  • Anyone who has multiple user IDs and passwords

Professional development

All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Prerequisites:None
Programme level:Basic
Duration:1h
Format:Webcast
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

Return and refund policy

£49.00 (CIMA members only)

£59.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Speaker

  • Bryan Smith, CPA, CITP, CISA

    Bryan serves as a trusted adviser to CPAs in public accounting, as well as business and industry, on all aspects of information technology. Bryan’s expertise includes in-depth knowledge of paperless work flow solutions, the impact of technology on internal controls, strategic IT infrastructure design and information security best practices. As a nationally recognized author and presenter on information technology issues impacting CPAs, Bryan is passionate about the opportunities for CPAs to benefit from safe and secure computing.

    Qualifications and Experience:

    • Leadership role in IT consulting services for a top 10 and two top 100 firms over the past 25 years.
    • Nationally recognized speaker on technology issues impacting the CPA profession, with an emphasis on internal controls, disaster recovery planning and information security.
    • Specialized knowledge in project management systems
    • Charter member of the Masters of Science in Information Assurance (MISA), Walsh College, Troy, Michigan
    • Treasurer of the Microsoft Project Users Group - Michigan
    • Member of the AICPA CITP (Certified Information technology Professional) Credential Committee
    • Past Chair of the Michigan Association of CPAs Information
    • Technology Committee and Leadership Committee