Exploring the Internet of Things

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0.2 Credits


The internet is no longer confined to a computer. The internet of things (IoT) is the emerging environment of everyday objects that use embedded sensors to collect and transmit data through the internet. Many ordinary items can connect to the internet, creating convenience and saving time for consumers, but also opening doors to privacy and security issues. In this course, you will learn how you may be able to use IoT data as evidence in fraud investigations and more.



You Will Learn How To:

Recognize privacy and security issues related to IoT

CPE Information

CPE Credit: 0.2
NASBA Information: Information Technology
Advanced Preparation: None
Last Updated: January 2024
Delivery Method: Nano Learning

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are nano self-study courses?
    Nano self-study courses are 10-minute explorations of specific anti-fraud topics.
  • Why should I take a nano self-study course?
    Nano self-study courses allow you to learn useful snippets of anti-fraud knowledge while earn NASBA approved CPE without committing a lot of time or money. Like all our online self-study courses, nano courses offer immediate, 24/7 access.


CPE Credit

Please note: To be eligible for CPE credit, you must complete the final exam within one year of purchase date. You may only claim CPE credit for a course once.

ACFE Nano Self-Study Courses


  • 24/7 access to courses through your Internet browser
  • Save time and quickly earn CPE credits with instant access, grading and printable certificate
  • The flexibility to start or stop a course and pick-up right where you left off
  • No additional shipping fees


System Requirements:

  • Internet access: High-speed connection recommended
  • Speakers required for video sound


The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:


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