Guardian Analytics has received TRUSTe's Privacy Seal signifying that this privacy statement and our practices have been reviewed for compliance with the TRUSTe program viewable on the validation page available by clicking the TRUSTe seal. The TRUSTe certification covers our collection, use and disclosure of information we collect through our website www.guardiananalytics.com and our service on fraudmap.net. The use of information collected through our service shall be limited to the purpose of providing the service for which the Client has engaged Guardian Analytics.
If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact TRUSTe here.
Guardian Analytics complies with the U.S. - E.U. Safe Harbor framework and the U.S. - Swiss Safe Harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal data from European Union member countries and Switzerland. Guardian Analytics has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view Guardian Analytics’ certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.
(b) Automatic Information: When you visit a website, you disclose certain information, such as your Internet Protocol (IP) address and the time of your visit. This website, like many other sites, records this basic information about visits to our site. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We do not link this automatically-collected data to personal information.
We use Local Storage Objects (LSOs) such as HTML5 to store persistent data, user preferences, session navigation, and form submission information. We partner with a third party to either display advertising on our Web site or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this site and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by clicking here (or if located in the European Union click here). Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads.
(d) Information Related to Data Collected for our Clients: Guardian Analytics collects information under the direction of its Clients, and has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes. If you are a customer of one of our Clients and would no longer like to be contacted by one of our Clients that use our service, please contact the Client that you interact with directly. We may transfer personal information to companies that help us provide our service. Transfers to subsequent third parties are covered by the service agreements with our Clients.
The information we collect is used for administering our business activities and responding to your questions and concerns. Occasionally we may use the information to notify you about changes to our website, new services, or special offers.
Information about our users is important to us. We will not disclose any individually identifiable information to any third party without first receiving that user's permission.
We may however, disclose your personal information:
We may also provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as offering learning modules. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
The website may provide visitors the opportunity to "opt-in" to receive communications from us and our partners. We usually present this choice when requesting information from the visitor, such as on a contact us form. In addition, the website may contain links to other websites. Guardian Analytics is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other such websites.
Out of respect for your privacy, you may choose to stop receiving these communications or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails, or you can simply contact Guardian Analytics.
Users of Guardian Analytics commercial services may receive communications from us and our partners in association with your account and subscribed service. You may choose to stop receiving these communications through modifying the settings associated with your service account or you can contact Guardian Analytics.
The privacy and protection of your information is important to us. We do not make any personal information available to third parties without your permission. When you enter sensitive information (such as login credentials) we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL).
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact Guardian Analytics. Your access to some services and content is password protected. We advise that you do not disclose your password to anyone. In addition, we recommend you sign out of password-protected services at the end of your session.
We use security software to protect the confidentiality of your personal information. In addition, our business practices are reviewed periodically for compliance with policies and procedures governing the security and confidentiality of our information. Our business practices limit employee access to confidential information, and limit the use and disclosure of such information to authorized persons.
You can request access or ask to correct, update, amend or delete any of your personal information by contacting us or by making the change on your member information page on your service account. We will respond to your request to access within 30 days.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Guardian Analytics has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes. An individual who seeks access, or who seeks to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data should direct his query to the Guardian Analytics’ Client (the data controller). If requested by the data controller to remove data, we will respond within 30 days.
We will retain personal data we process on behalf of our Clients for as long as needed to provide services to our Client or at an agreed upon retention schedule. Guardian Analytics will retain this personal information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Our Web site offers publicly accessible blogs or community forums. You should be aware that any information you provide in these areas may be read, collected, and used by others who access them. You can request the removal of your personal information from our blog or community forum, by contacting us. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.
Please also see our Legal Terms, which describes the restrictions, disclaimers, indemnification and limitation of liability governing the use the Web Site.
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