TurboTax Secured Against “Heartbleed” Internet Vulnerability

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                                                                             Intuit Inc.

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San Diego – April 9, 2014 – Intuit TurboTax®, the nation’s leading online tax preparation service, has examined its systems and has secured TurboTax to protect against the “Heartbleed” bug, a new Internet security vulnerability.

“Safeguarding our customers’ data is our top priority. We continuously monitor our systems to improve our security capabilities in service to our customers,” said ‘Nat’ Rajesh Natarajan, chief technology officer and vice president of product development and product management for Intuit TurboTax. “Taxpayers can be confident that TurboTax websites are secure and their personal and financial information are safe. They can file their return today with confidence.”