Several media outlets are reporting a security vulnerability known as the “Heartbleed Bug”, which is putting many websites at risk due to a breach in encryption. This vulnerability could allow a malicious person to compromise confidential information, such as passwords, credit card information and emails. Rest assured that SmartBank has not been affected by the Heartbleed Bug reported in the media. Protecting our clients’ financial information is SmartBank’s top priority and will not be taken lightly. SmartBank has rigorous security protocols in place for all systems, and is committed to protecting your information. Please contact us immediately if you suspect any unusual or unauthorized activity on your account(s).