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Associations risk becoming Achilles’ heel for members

Some groups beef up cybersecurity out of fear that hackers could use them to gain access to information about businesses they represent

Feb. 6, 2015
By Walt Williams

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Three years ago the American Gas Association got a call from the FBI about some suspicious emails the association had received. AGA represents natural gas utilities—a potential target for terrorists—so the agency wanted to make sure the organization was protecting member data.