K2's The Very Real Risk of Ransomware Webcast | 4204371A

Course Details


Monday, July 6, 2020

7:00am – 8:40am
(Registration: 6:30am)

Field of Study


Course Number


CPE Credit

2.0 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge



CalCPA Education Foundation


Fundamental knowledge of hardware, software, and technology trends


Over the past two years, ransomware has surged as a major threat to individuals and organizations of all sizes. Ransomware's annual cost to businesses is now estimated at over $8 billion, up from $1 billion in 2016. Most businesses are at risk. Avoid becoming yet another victim by attending this session. The survival of your business may depend on it!


Understanding what ransomware is and how it is transmitted
Exploring a variety of high-profile ransomware cases
Developing an action plan to reduce your individual and organizational risk


Define "ransomware" and identify how ransomware is disruptive
List the major ways ransomware is transmitted
Identify key controls you should implement to reduce your ransomware risk

Designed For

Busy accounting and financial professionals who want to improve their personal and organizational productivity

Course Pricing

Member Fee

Applicable if you are a HSCPA member in good standing.

Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a HSCPA member.

Your Price $101.00

CPE Choice

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This course does not qualify for CPE Choice.

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