With the current climate of security breaches globally it's time to break things down about how you and your firm can be more proactive in protecting data. What are the best practices in managing your personal passwords, client passwords securely? How you can spot red flags for fraudulent emails and overall ways to mitigate your risk? Finally, when vetting technology what questions you should be asking to decrease your risk and ensure their best practices are serving you and your client well.
Best practices in password security
Identifying risks and how to take immediate action
Vetting technology before you bring it in house
Byron is known nationally as an industry thought leader and is a multi-year recipient of the CPA Practice Advisor’s 40 under 40 award. Additionally, Byron is a frequent speaker at many State and National conferences regarding various topics relating to technology in the accounting industry. He has contributed to many industry publications over the years.
Byron has also been actively involved on a national level with the American Institute of CPA’s. He earned the Certified Information Technology Professional credential in 2006 and is currently a member of AICPA Council, PCPS Executive Committee and was previously a member of the Information Management and Technology Assurance Executive Committee. He has also been a member of the Future of Peer Review task force and is a CPA Ambassador.