Malicious cyberattacks against public and private companies and various agencies of the federal government have highlighted the growing cybersecurity risk to organizations of all sizes, in all sectors. This session will discuss these risks from both the perspective of governmental entities and their auditors and cover the following:
Common cybersecurity risks and how they affect the scope of the governmental audit engagement;
What preparers and auditors can do to remediate the risk associated with cybersecurity threats; and
Work the AICPA is doing on cybersecurity attestation engagements and other relevant resources.