NASBA Field of Study
Evolution of cryptocurrency
Core components of blockchain technology
Proof of work, proof of stake and mining
Custody, responsibility and control continuum
Security attributes for various wallets
Contrasting physical and digital security
Authentication and password managers from cryptocurrency security
Identify the fundamentals of money/currency and its evolution from pre-cryptocurrency to digital/crypto-assets.
Distinguish between blockchains and cryptocurrency and ownership.
Identify the core components of blockchain technology.
Distinguish between proof of work, proof of stake, and mining.
Identify the custody, responsibility, and control continuum.
Recall the importance of cryptocurrency security for accountants and auditors.
Identify the security attributes of the various wallet types.
Recognize the distinction between physical security and digital security.
Recall the benefits and features of multi-sig wallets.
Identify the ways two-factor authentication (2FA) and password managers are used for cryptocurrency security.
Non-IT finance professionals, CFOs, controllers, management accountants, public accountants, partners, staff, managers and internal auditors