IMPORTANT PUBLIC NOTIFICATION

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The Management of International Business Finance Corporation (IBFC) has decided to suspend its official website www.ibfc-online.com until further notice.

This decision was taken to protect the corporate interests of IBFC and the personal details of its venture capital funding partners from the relentless malicious cyber-attacks on the IBFC website and the hacking of the e-mail accounts linked to the www.ibfc-online.com domain.

The IBFC Management will however ensure that sufficient information about the IBFC organization and its corporate activities will be available on the internet at all times until this situation has been fully resolved.

IBFC funding partners are hereby assured that only our Communication Protocol 1 was compromised during the recent cyber-attacks and that the following communications will remain active until further notice:

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 1

E-mail accounts under Communication Protocol 1 are those linked to the official IBFC www.ibfc-online.com domain, which were exclusively used for non IBFC operational purposes such as:

1. Statutory requirements.
2. Communication between members of the public and the IBFC Management.
3. Communications between the international media and the IBFC Management.

These e-mail accounts have been compromised and will no longer be active until the new IBFC website has been developed.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 2

All electronic communications between the IBFC Management and the Summit Network Group (SNG) business chamber management team, in terms of the IBFC Communication Protocol 2, will proceed as normal.

These dedicated e-mail accounts have not been compromised by the cyber-attacks in any way as it is independent from all other IBFC Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibfc-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 3

All electronic communications between the IBFC Management and the IBFC funding partners, in terms of the IBFC Communication Protocol 3, will proceed as normal.

These dedicated e-mail accounts have not been compromised by the cyber-attacks in any way as it is independent from all other IBFC Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibfc-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 4

All electronic communications between IBFC funding partners, in terms of the IBFC Communication Protocol 4, will proceed as normal.

These dedicated e-mail accounts have not been compromised by the cyber-attacks in any way as it is independent from all other IBFC Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibfc-online.com domain.

The IBFC Management sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience caused by the temporary suspension of the official IBFC website.