08 April 2014: Heartbleed is a security bug in the OpenSSL cryptography library. OpenSSL is a widely used implementation of the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol. Heartbleed may be exploited whether the party using a vulnerable OpenSSL instance for TLS is a server or a client. The bug affects OpenSSL-versions 1.0.1 to 1.0.1f and was fixed with version 1.0.1g on April 7, 2014.
Is your website affected by the Heartbleed-bug? So we recommend changing your SSL certificates. Most certificate providers change them for free. Please proceed as follows:
- First contact the issuer of your certificate. This is the fastest and most efficient way. The support-address of all providers is listed on the bottom of this page: http://globalprotec.com/en/brands
- If this is not successful, send your new CSR along with your order number through our web-form: http://globalprotec.com/en/about/contact