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Security Update: Heartbleed's Impact on BeRecruited


Security researchers discovered a major bug this week in OpenSSL (a popular data encryption standard) called Heartbleed. OpenSSL is used by websites around the world to protect users information from being transmitted over the internet. Heartbleed affected an estimated 66% of all websites, so we took immediate precautionary measures to make sure your information is safe.

Our Team's Rapid Response

1. Our technical team thoroughly checked our system and found no evidence of data being compromised.
2. As a precaution, our technical team patched our infrastructure where your information is stored to protect against Heartbleed.
3. We will continue to perform security checks and monitor our system.

What Should You Do?

We recommend you reset your password. To reset your password, please follow these steps:

1) Go to http://new.berecruited.com/login.
2) Click on “for­get your pass­word.”
3) Enter your email address on this page.
4) A note will be sent to your email with a link you need to click to update your pass­word.
5) Once the page loads you will need to enter and con­firm a new password.

Here at BeRecruited, your data security is a top priority. We will continue to monitor the situation and make sure your data is safe. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to email us at contact@berecruited.com.

 

 

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