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Recent Cyber Related Media (and free CE courses)

In the past months we have seen a lot of articles in the Press and webinars about Cyber liability, net protection, information security and a variety of other terms for being robbed, hacked, extorted via the internet and compliance with State notification rules to clients about a security breach.

There are many sources and the following lists some of the more interesting articles and webinars that appeared recently:

Webinars:

YOU”VE BEEN BREACHED! NOW WHAT?Free May 3rd webinar by CPA Academy:: http://www.cpaacademy.org/webinars/a0D1A00000stZPsUAM

THE HACKERS WANT ACCOUNTANTS’ INFO: PROTECTING YOUR FIRM AND CLIENTS – Free April 27th webinar by CPA Academy: 

http://www.cpaacademy.org/webinars/a0D1A00000rAHRiUAO

Publications:

IRS’s Top Ten Identity Theft Prosecutions; Part of Ongoing Efforts to Protect Taxpayers, Prevent Refund Fraud – what the IRS say:  https://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/IRS%E2%80%99s-Top-Ten-Identity-Theft-Prosecutions

What to Do if Your Client is a Victim of Tax-Related Identity Theft – article in Accounting Today

http://www.accountingweb.com/practice/clients/what-to-do-if-a-client-is-a-tax-related-identity-theft-victim

Simple Steps to Data Security

http://www.accountingtoday.com/news/accounting-technology/simple-steps-to-data-security-77633-1.html

Broadcasts (NPR)

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/03/25/471765308/irs-and-cyber-criminals-step-up-spy-v-spy-efforts-whos-winning

Investment Advisory Services – Cyber Risk Management from a different perspective.

http://riacentral.com/2016/02/01/20-ways-to-secure-client-data-and-stop-cyber-threats/

White Papers:

http://cpagold.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/How-to-Protect-Your-Firm-Against-Cyber-Liability.pdf

http://cpagold.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Cyber-Loss-Discussion-Paper.pdf

http://mspalliance.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/2015-MSPAlliance-Cyber-Coverage-10-Reasons-White-Paper-3-15.pdf

Miscellaneous

Russian hacker group targeting largest EU banks: http://www.scmagazineuk.com/russian-hacker-group-targetting-largest-eu-banks/article/488781/

IRS Warns of Email Phishing Scam Targeting Tax Preparers: http://www.accountingtoday.com/news/tax-practice/irs-warns-of-tax-scam-targeting-preparers-77825-1.html

Slideshow:

http://www.accountingtoday.com/gallery/photos/what-to-do-when-your-identity-has-been-stolen-77844-1.html

 

 

 

 

 

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