|This Internet service employs the highest standards of security to ensure your information is safeguarded at all times. When you enter your User ID and Password, the log in process is initiated over the Internet using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL encryption ensures that the information you provide and access is not available to others.
Upon logging in, you can validate your session is secure in two ways:
- Check for the presence of the padlock icon in the lower right corner of your Web browser window. The padlock should be displayed in a "closed" position, representing a secure session.
- Check for the presence of "https" in the Web site address. The "s" in https represents a secure session.