3 Major Cyber Risks for Associations

3 Major Cyber Risks for Associations

By: Ben Beeson and Emily Cummins

An association's online activities can be seriously harmed by hackers and other data breaches. Here's what associations need to know about the three biggest cyber risk issues today: membership data, e-retail, and hacktivism.

Cyberspace risk takes many forms, including human error, mischief, revenge, fraud, extortion, espionage, and even terrorism. Three cyber risk issues should be top of mind with association executives and their nonprofit boards: membership data, e-retail, and hacktivism. We discuss each in detail below....