platform that the Society uses for its Web site and to maintain its
database does NOT use OpenSSL so the platform is NOT AT RISK from the
heartbleed computer virus. |
|KEEP YOUR INFORMATION SAFE & PROTECT YOUR PRIVACY ONLINE|
Here are some basic rules for using the Internet. For more complete information, CLICK HERE, to access a Society Web page with details.
Change all online passwords for any Web sites you use frequently, such as Facebook, Google accounts and bank accounts.
Use STRONG passwords.
That means using alphanumeric characters and symbols, mixing small and
capital letters and symbols, and using a minimum of eight characters
Don't save log-in information on your computer.
Don't automatically click "yes" or "continue" on pop-up windows. Read the warnings carefully.CLICK HERE for more detailed information.
MSNBC shared a video with information on protecting yourself on the Internet. CLICK HERE
to watch the video.
In an effort to keep our membership informed about online security issues, the Grapevine
published a series of articles in 2012 by former Executive Assistant
Director Shawn Henry. To view a reprint of those articles, CLICK HERE.
The Society’s magazine, the Grapevine, celebrates 75 years of serving members by providing vital connections and information.
CLICK HERE to view the current issue and to see a printable copy of the very first issue from 1938.
This year marks the seventh anniversary of the disappearance from Iran of retired Special Agent Bob Levinson.
The FBI and the U.S. government are actively engaged in an ongoing
effort to bring Bob Levinson home to his family. The Society and the
FBIAA, together representing 20,000 former and current FBI Agents,
continue to support efforts to bring him home and to support his family
through this extremely difficult time.
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