April 14, 2014
Top Public Safety Sites Unaffected by Heartbleed Security Threat
The major online security vulnerability dubbed "Heartbleed" will not impact any of Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc.’s websites. Because of the technology used by Witmer Public Safety Group, the lock icon displayed by each site remains an accurate indication that the information customers are sending online is truly hidden from prying eyes.
Coatesville, PA - Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc., (WPSG) Announces All Sensitive Data Remains Safe and Unaffected by Heartbleed.
None of Witmer Public Safety Group’s websites are at risk related to the major online security vulnerability named "Heartbleed" that has recently made headlines around the world.
At no time were TheFireStore, OfficerStore, theEMSstore, GideonTactical or HomeSafetyStore affected by “Heartbleed” because our sites do NOT use OpenSSL, the widely-used open source cryptographic software library. Our customers’ data has and remains protected, with our use of SSL/TLS and certificates issued by our SSL provider GeoTrust.
Witmer Public Safety Group recognizes that our customers value the security and privacy of their personal information. We value their trust and continued patronage and will make every effort to continue following best practices related to the security of all their sensitive data.
About Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc.
Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc. offers product lines from more than 500 manufacturers. Their motto is Equipping Heroes™ and this continues as they extend their commitment to provide the industry's best equipment and supplies to the professional men and women who serve to ensure the public's safety. For additional information, please call (800) 852-6088 or visit TheFireStore.com, OfficerStore.com, theEMSstore.com, GideonTactical.com or HomeSafetyStore.com.