CyberPsychology: Conquering Insider Threat

10:00 am–10:50 am ET

# of CPE Credits



The greatest cybersecurity risks your organization faces are breaches due to accidental, negligent or malicious activities of an organizational insider. Together these represent the largest risk of financial loss and reputational damage to any organization. In this crucial session attendees (IT and non-IT experts) will learn how to develop an organizational approach to insider threats and how to implement proactive approaches to recognize evolving risks and weaknesses. Attendees will learn the important assets they can use to detect and thwart security risks. They will understand breach tactics, behavioral and data patterns that indicate risks, and the most effective weapons against insider threats in the ongoing cyberwar.


Attendees will learn effective techniques to: * Exploit control gaps and control weaknesses * Be proactive in recognizing risks and avoiding breaches


* Breach Tactics: Exploiting control gaps and control weaknesses; A review of tactics by type of attack; Psychological tactics used in attacks; * Closing the gaps: A review of robust controls; Data access observables, changes in network patterns; A review of the audit, HR, IT and management relationships; Proactive approaches to recognize evolving risks and avoid breaches * Developing an effective insider threat program: Program transparency; Useful assets to recognize and thwart risks; Intra-organizational support and coordination

Who Should Attend

Designed for analysts, auditors, attorneys, CPAs, governance and compliance professionals, and those working in the IT, HR, legal, and medical professions as well as executives, policymakers, and other decision-makers interested in improving critical thinking skills and judgment quality

Required Knowledge


Advanced Prep


Event Speaker(s)

Toby Groves ( Cognificent Learning, Cincinnati, OH ),

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Also Available As

Tuesday, August 2, 2022 (10:00 am–10:50 am ET)
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Thursday, November 3, 2022 (10:00 am–10:50 am ET)
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Wednesday, January 25, 2023 (10:00 am–10:50 am ET)
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Level: Basic

Event Code:WB137522

Registration Fees

RegistrationEarly BirdRegular
CPE SelectN/A$0.00
NCACPA MemberN/A$45.00
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