IMPORTANT PUBLIC NOTIFICATION

Welcome to the IBDF International LLC website. The Management of IBDF International LLC (IBDF) has decided to suspend its official website www.ibdf-online.com until further notice.

This decision was taken to protect the corporate interests of IBDF International LLC from the relentless malicious cyber-attacks on the IBDF website and the hacking of the e-mail accounts linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

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

IBDF associates 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 IBDF www.ibdf-online.com domain, which were exclusively used for non IBDF operational purposes such as:

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

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

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 2

All electronic communications between the IBDF Management and the Summit Network Group (SNG) business chamber management team, in terms of the IBDF 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 IBDF Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 3

All electronic communications between the IBDF Management and the Callister International (CI) management team, in terms of the IBDF 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 IBDF Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 4

All electronic communications between the IBDF Management and the International Business Finance Corporation (IBFC) management team, in terms of the IBDF 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 IBDF Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 5

All electronic communications between the IBDF Management and the Global Association of Billionaires and Millionaires (GABM) Board of Executives, in terms of the IBDF Communication Protocol 5, 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 IBDF Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 6

All electronic communications between the IBDF Management and the Paulsmeier Inc Group (PInc) management team, in terms of the IBDF Communication Protocol 6, 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 IBDF Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 7

All electronic communications between the IBDF Management and the Oakwell Holdings (OH) management team, in terms of the IBDF Communication Protocol 7, 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 IBDF Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL 8

All electronic communications between the IBDF Management and the International Venture Capital Association (IVCA) management team, in terms of the IBDF Communication Protocol 8, 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 IBDF Communication Protocols and also not linked to the www.ibdf-online.com domain.

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