Increased Fraud in a Pandemic - COVID09WEB

Increased Fraud in a Pandemic - COVID09

Increased Fraud in a Pandemic - COVID09WEB

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Increased Fraud in a Pandemic - COVID09WEB


One of the key factors for fraud is opportunity. Covid-19 allowed an opportunity for fraudsters to take advantage of people when they are vulnerable. This course examines some of the frauds that occurred and review how organizations can protect themselves, their employees, and their customers.

Who Should Attend

Public and management accountants, fraud examiners, financial officers, business owners and managers, internal and external auditors, government accountants and government auditors


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What You’ll Learn

You will learn about emerging fraud schemes, internal and external risk factors allowing fraudsters to act on their schemes, and what controls are being used to prevent and detect these new frauds.


  • Emerging fraud schemes
  • Phishing, Spear Phishing, and APP Scams
  • Service and Product Scams
  • Snake Oil for Sale
  • Exploiting Covid-19 funds
  • Employee furlough schemes
  • PPP pains
  • Company as a victim
  • Mirrored Websites
  • Educating employees and consumers

Why You Should Attend

Many organizations have been harmed by COVID-related frauds and this course shows how to prevent and detect these illegal acts.

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