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2018 Cyber Series

6-Part Series

A series of 6 webinars designed to give IT professionals the
tools needed to stay ahead of today’s cyber threats!

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Financial institutions rely heavily on IT professionals to keep their myriad internal systems up-to-date and implement new technologies for employees and accountholders. Regardless of how technology is structured and deployed, financial institutions remain a prime target for data breaches, cyber-attacks, fraud, and scams; often from unseen criminals. Today’s IT professional must reconcile the need for innovation with protecting and defending the institution’s technology. Regulators continue to focus on cybersecurity in the wake of numerous, highly publicized data breaches and cyber-attacks. Therefore, it is crucial that today’s IT professionals seek and obtain current, relevant, and ongoing training to protect data integrity and functionality. Designed for today’s IT professional, this series will provide the tools needed to foster innovation, address threats, and remain compliant in the rapidly changing world of information technology and security.

Whether you are an experienced professional, or just getting started in IT at your financial institution, this series has something for everyone. You may register for the entire series or individual sessions. By signing up for the entire series, you will receive 6 webinars for the price of 5.

Cyber Series Topics

Session Dates & Descriptions

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Pacific
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Mountain
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Central
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Eastern

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February 8, 2018
Emerging Technologies 2018: What Are They & Do They Matter?

Lee Wetherington, Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.®

Fintechs. API platforms. Distributed ledgers. Machine learning. Artificial intelligence (AI). Voice banking. Chatbots. Should you replace your staff with chatbots or showcase your staff within digital channels? Is there really demand for voice banking, and how will you differentiate your offering? Should you care about AI at this point? What about new payment applications and rails: Same-Day ACH (SDA), Zelle, and Real Time Payments (RTP)? Attend this webinar for a bottom-line review of what's new and what actually matters for financial institutions strategically plotting to remain viable in 2018.

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April 5, 2018
FFIEC Cybersecurity Assessment Tool: Issues & Answers

Randall J. Romes, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

The FFIEC released a revised Cybersecurity Assessment Tool (CAT) in May 2017. The update incorporates mapping to changes in the FFIEC IT Examination Handbook, while also allowing for a potentially greater range of responses that lets institutions describe circumstances that impact controls adoption and/or mitigate risks in other ways. This session will summarize the changes, review case studies of the updated version’s use, and address frequently asked questions related to application of the CAT to common situations.

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June 12, 2018
Beginning IT Officer Training

Randall J. Romes, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Cybersecurity is one of the top risks on everyone’s minds. Updated regulatory guidance now requires clear definition of cybersecurity responsibility (e.g., information security officer), which is independent of the IT operation’s role. This session will compare and contrast the roles of IT operations and information security officers. It will describe successful characteristics for each role and provide a succession planning/career growth model designed to develop professionals for each position.

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August 7, 2018
Expanding & Improving Your Required IT Risk Assessment Program

Randall J. Romes, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Do you know the difference between a risk assessment, an IT audit, and an IT compliance assessment? These can mean different things, depending on the speaker and audience. This session will examine different types of risk assessments and IT audits that organizations frequently need and address the pros and cons of each. Attendees will receive practical recommendations and insights for improving their IT risk management program and IT risk assessments.

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October 18, 2018
Cyber Threats: Prevention, Detection & Response

Veronica Madsen, Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC

Financial institutions of all sizes are attractive targets for cyber criminals. Understanding the common industry threats will help your institution prevent, detect, and respond to cybercrime. This webinar will provide an assessment tool to identify your risk and determine preparedness. Learn more about common threats, examiner expectations, prevention recommendations, response strategies, the role of the chief compliance officer, and more.

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December 5, 2018
Compliance Questions & Issues in Deploying Mobile Remote Deposit Capture

Michele L. Barlow, PAR/WACHA

Mobile remote deposit capture (RDC) has been one of the fastest growing products offered by financial institutions and is a way to remain competitive in the marketplace – regardless of size. This session will cover compliance questions and issues faced when deploying this service to accountholders. Gain an understanding of regulatory guidance and compliance standards to ensure a strong foundation for your mobile RDC program. Whether you have an existing program or are considering this important, competitive service option, this session will teach you about the complexities and risks of mobile RDC.

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