By now, you’ve probably heard of the Heartbleed computer bug. Cruzio’s engineers were immediately aware of the issue and conducted a full review of our systems which showed that Cruzio systems, including our website and email, were never affected by the bug. Your personal information and data is absolutely not at risk through using our services.
The issue involves a piece of software called OpenSSL which encrypts secure websites. Many popular sites and services like Facebook, Gmail and Instagram were affected and have since fixed their vulnerability. They are now suggesting users change their passwords.
You can see a list of popular sites, whether they were affected and what there advising, here:
Or simply search for a site using this tool:
In addition, Cruzio recommends certain good practices to protect yourself online:
Use strong passwords with at least 8 characters
Don’t use the same password on multiple sites
Change your passwords periodically
If you have any questions or concerns about this or any other security issue, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.