Prevent Identity Theft by a Poodle
There’s a new identity theft threat that you can easily fix with simple changes to your Internet browser.
POODLE – which stands for “Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption” – describes a security vulnerability in the SSL Version 3 cryptogram used by older Internet browsers.
SSL is what your web browser uses to securely send data to web servers when you’re entering information like credit cards.
Protect your online credit card purchases
Visit this site for instructions on how to disable SSLv3 in your web browser.