Heatbleed! Heatbleed! Heatbleed..!
Everywhere internet users discuss about it, panic about it and worried completely about it :(.
Firstly, what is this?
Heart bleed bug allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure the Internet.
to fight with bug we must first understand the bug
A large portion of www is affected by the bug including various websites we use on the daily basis. Web users are in panic mode since Monday when OpenSSL announce the threat called HEART BLEED.
user names and passwords, instant messages, emails and business critical documents and communication.”
Check Your Frequent Websites
What Website are affected is the question ,Millions of people are asking on the web since Monday and there is a simple answer to that. Just Go one the below mentioned link and check if the website you visit often is at risk or not. https://lastpass.com/heartbleed/
CHANGE Passwords of Every Online Account You Own:
Yahoo was once attacked with Heart Bleed bug some 2 years ago and it is clear that it is still venerable. Thousands of Yahoo password have been stolen and chances are your
Avoid Online Banking As Much Possible:
The best way to keep your bank account safe would be avoiding online banking for a while.
Sometimes it takes a while for the bank, to realize that they have been hit by the bug and by the time hacker would be taken your information could be already in hands of the cyber thief.
Remove Your Credit Card Details from Online Stores:
Most of us save our credit card information on various online services these days
With the venerability like Heart Bleed Bug affecting most websites this is not the best time to have your bank account information online. Try to remove your account information from e commerce websites and anywhere else who have stored them on the web to avoid cyber theft.
Avoid Clicking Unreliable Links:
Cyber criminals and hackers often create bogus link and duplicate websites to take advantage of the venerability. To keep your important information safe from cyber crime gang avoid clicking on links that seem unreliable and unsafe. Do not click on a shady link even if it comes from a person you know very well, it could have come from a hacker who have accessed your friends account.
Cut Your Web Usage:
The best way to stay away from this bug is to just keep your web usage as limited as possible. Limit your webtime
Willing to know latest hitlist by heartbleed??
Have a look at here..http://mashable.com/2014/04/09/heartbleed-bug-websites-affected/
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https://lastpass.com/heartbleed/ to check the site under heartbleed or not
For more: http://heartbleed.com/