Homes condos Montgomery Md Rockville Gaithersburg Germantown, Short sale foreclosure expert: Heartbleed Bug?! What is it? How do we fix it?

Heartbleed Bug?! What is it? How do we fix it?

Heartbleed Bug?! What is it?

How do we fix it?

heartbleed Bug

Your Heartbleed Bug Questions, Answered


Ryan Lytle, Mashable

April 10, 2014


“Multiple popular websites were exposed to a major Internet bug called Heartbleed earlier this week. The bug was discovered by a member of Google's security team and the software security firm Codenomicon.

Heartbleed is a serious security threat that has the potential to expose users' private information, including passwords, financial details and instant messages, among other things.

To help you understand the bug and what you should be doing to protect your information,Mashable editor-at-large Lance Ulanoff answered user questions on our Facebook page. Here are highlights from the chat:

What is Heartbleed?

Heartbleed is a bug in the code running on the servers of millions of websites. It leaves open a hole that allows hackers to get in and around the encryption between you and the site. This means that the information stored on the servers, and passed between you, could be stolen.”

Read More> HeartBleed Bug


SEE ALSO: How to Protect Yourself From the Heartbleed Bug


SEE ALSO: HeartBleed Bug Websites Affected





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Comment balloon 2 commentsRick Reed • April 14 2014 10:53AM


This is incredibly valuable, thank you!

Posted by Shaffer Realty, Professional. Ethical. Caring. over 4 years ago

Our IT Director created this page about Heartbleed, which you might also find useful:

Posted by Denise Lones, CSP, MIRM, CDEI - Real Estate Coaching & Branding (The Lones Group, Inc.) over 4 years ago