Early reports from credit unions regarding the Heartbleed data leak indicate they and their members aresuffering few, if any, impacts. But investigations, in many cases,are in early stages.

The Heartbleed vulnerability, to recap, is a flaw in the popularOpenSSL tool that powers secure web sessions. Despite the SSLpromise of heightened security, Heartbleed allowed hackers to get aclear, unencrypted view of data.

The flaw apparently was introduced to OpenSSL about two yearsago. It was disclosed by researchers in early April.

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