Your personal information not impacted by Heartbleed

April 09, 2014

You may have heard news reports this morning about a software vulnerability that is impacting many sites on the Internet, allowing for the possible theft of personal information online. Known as "Heartbleed", the bug affects a software program called OpenSSL and it is very serious as it allows the stealing of protected information.

At Teachers', we use different layers of technology to make sure your information remains private. The version of OpenSSL that we use is not affected by this bug.

We want to assure you that protecting members' privacy and their personal information is our top priority. Over the years, we have consulted security and legal experts to make sure we are taking every precaution to restrict access to our secure services.

If you have any other questions, comments or suggestions regarding our secure services, please do not hesitate to contact us. If you would like more detailed, technical information about the bug itself, you can visit: www.heartbleed.com.