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The cybersecurity examination: Raising the bar for cyber risk management oversight and reporting

Published on: Oct 27, 2016

With the proliferation of cybercrime and recently proposed legislations related to cyber risk reporting and disclosures, organizations are under intense pressure from stakeholders to respond to inquiries about the effectiveness of their cyber risk management programs. The pressure is compounded by the reality that there is no single approach for reporting on such programs and related controls. We'll discuss:

  • The evolving cyber threat landscape.
  • The role of boards in providing cyber risk oversight.
  • Proposed AICPA cybersecurity examination engagement guidance to address expectations of greater stakeholder transparency and assurance in cyber risk reporting.

Learn ways organizations can begin to prepare for a future cybersecurity examination engagement.

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