The system is controlled by a secure password system whereby all
users have a login and password assigned to them. The login
and passwords areunique for each person and they are
required to be kept confidential.
128-bit SSL encryption technology is used to protect usernames
and passwords,is used to encrypt access to sensitive
information on the website. 128-bit SSL is the same encryption used
by commercial banks and is sometimes referred to as "military
SSL ensures that all data, including usernames and passwords, are
encrypted during transit from the user's browser to the website, and
that pages containing sensitive information are not "cached" on
computers (i.e. stored temporarily on computers via cookies).
SSL encryption is also used for any uploading or downloading
of data directly to the database.
The database has an audit functionality so that a complete
history of changes to information is tracked by person (login) and
time of access. The system will also track who is accessing the
The server is stored in secure and monitored
facilities. Firewall and server configuration adheres
towill followssecurity guidelines and industry
best practices. Vendor released security patches are