CONFIDENTIALITY & SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
WHAT YOU CONSENT TO BY USING OUR SITE
INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
We collect information, including Personal Information, when you provide that information to us via the Site. In addition, we track information indicating, among other things, which pages of the Site were visited, the order in which they were visited, when they were visited and which hyperlinks and other user interface controls were used.
We also may log the IP address, operating system and browser software used by each user of the Site, and we may be able to determine from an IP address a user’s Internet Service Provider and the geographic location of his or her point of connectivity. Various web analytics tools are used to collect this information. Some of the information is collected through cookies (small text files placed on your computer that store information about you, which can be accessed by the Site). You should be able to control how and whether cookies will be accepted by your web browser. Most browsers offer instructions on how to reset the browser to reject cookies in the “Help” section of the toolbar. If you reject our cookies, many functions and conveniences of this Site may not work properly.
Among other things, we may use the information about you collected on or through the Site (including your Personal Information) in connection with the following:
To monitor and detect violations of the Terms of Service, as well as other misuses and potential misuses of the Site.
To archive this information and/or use it for future communications with you.
To maintain and improve the functioning and security of the Site and our software, systems and network.
As otherwise described to you at the point of collection, pursuant to your consent, or as otherwise permitted by law.
SHARING WITH THIRD PARTIES
We may share this information (including Personal Information) with third parties as follows:
As otherwise described to you at the point of collection, pursuant to your consent, or otherwise as permitted by law.
In addition, we may share aggregated information that does not personally identify you with the public and with third parties, including, e.g., researchers, the media and business partners.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The Site may contain links to websites published by other content providers. These other websites are not under our control, and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the collection and use of your information by such websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of each website you visit and use.
If you have privacy concerns, have disclosed data you would prefer to keep private, or would like to access the information we maintain about you, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.