Checkr uses modern encryption methods to both transfer and store all user information. Data is always transferred using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and AES-256 bit encryption. Sensitive information like Social Security Numbers are truncated and stored encrypted in our protected databases.
Articles in this section
- Getting started with compliance
- Disclosure and authorization: gaining consent to run background checks
- The Adverse Action process: deciding not to move forward with an applicant
- Individualized assessment: how you consider adverse information
- Location-specific reasons for requesting pre-employment credit reports
- What is the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)?
- How does the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) apply to background checks?
- How does Checkr manage a candidate's consent form?
- What is the standard reporting period for Checkr background checks?
- Why do dismissed records appear on the background check?