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Auditing Cyber Security - Online Classroom

The average cost to a company, based in the US, for a data breach is $5.4 million. Unsurprisingly, cyber security has become an important and challenging topic of interest in modern internal auditing. Cyber security is as much a business risk as it is a security one, making it critical for internal auditors to develop the skills needed to take on these challenges.

Developed with and facilitated by leading industry experts, this course will examine preventive, detective, and corrective controls and how to apply the audit process to a cloud environment.

This training course will provide participants with cyber security understanding and guide them through an approach to assessing cyber security risks and controls. It will provide participants with a framework to develop a cybersecurity risk assessment framework to assist organisation to assess their cyber security arrangements.

Topics Covered:

·         Business significance of cyber risk and key concepts: 

o   Information security

o   Blockchain

o   Social engineering

·         Cloud computing

·         Key risks and audit programs

·         Training and awareness

·         Governance

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the training course, the participant will be able to

·         describe the role of internal audit related to cyber threats

·         apply key concepts, IIA Standards and Guidance and resources to your organisation

·         assess inherent risk and cyber threats in your organisation

·         apply a framework to assessing cyber security threats and risks that you can take back to your workplace

·         list key internal audit considerations for cyber security risk.

Speaker: Shannon Buckley PMIIA, CIA, CPA, CA, CISA, CGEIT, MACS, CISM


Shannon Buckley is an experienced audit and risk management professional with over 20+ years of audit, risk management and operational experience. He has 15 years of risk management and audit experience in large multi-national organisations. He is a regular speaker at Internal Audit conferences and forums and is a tutor for the Graduate Certificate of Internal Audits and sits on numerous Audit Committees.


Online Classroom:   This training program will be delivered in two 3 hour lessons (10:30am - 01:30pm AEST) over two days on 24, 25 May using Zoom.Registrations will be strictly limited to 12 participants to allow maximum interaction in the online environment.


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Wednesday, 24 May 2023 to Thursday, 25 May 2023
Online Classroom


Overseas Member (ex GST)
Overseas Non-Member (ex GST)

Duration and CPE
2 x 3 Hours, 6.00 hours
For more information please contact Kalpana Dhasan
+61 02 9267 9155