BitcoinWiki:Privacy policy

Last updated: 29.01.2018

Preamble
This Privacy Policy informs Users of our policies regarding the processing of personal information we receive from users of the bitcoinwiki.org (the "Site", "us", "we", or "our"). We use your personal information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Policy.

Type of personal information
While providing our services we may collect:

  • IP address (mandatory information);
  • Your username, which can be different from real name (mandatory information);
  • Cookies (mandatory information);
  • Your name (optional information);
  • Your e-mail address (optional information);
  • Your mobile devices you use with the Site may provide some information that may potentially identify you, such as the type (including identifiers) of the device, platform type, mobile phone number, your internet service, operating system, geolocation information, browser you use, browser language, or the pages you visit;
  • The Site may provide some of your behavior information, such as your visiting the Site, clicking on ads or other similar information. Such information may be received with additional related data (or metadata), such as the time, date, and location related to such information.

By voluntarily providing us with personal data, including without limitation by using the Site, you expressly and irrevocably agree to our use of it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you provide personal data to us, you acknowledge and agree that such personal data may be transferred from your current location to the servers of bitcoinwiki.org and to the servers of authorized third parties.

How We use your information
We use the information we collect to provide, maintain, protect and improve our services, to develop new ones and to protect our users. We also use this information to offer you the best content and may use your personally identifiable information and your device information in order to offer you relevant (targeted) adds. You agree that we may share and transfer your information which no longer identifies you to the third party who is contracting party with us, usually our services providers or advertising partners.

How We protect your information
We strive to protect your information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We use a variety of physical and technical measures designed to protect our systems and your personal information. Unfortunately, there is no such thing as completely secure data transmission or storage, so we cannot guarantee that our security will not be breached (by technical measures or through violation of our policies and procedures).

Without prejudice to our efforts on protection of your information nothing herein constitute a warranty of security of the Site, and you agree to transmit information at your own risk. Please note, that the Site does not guarantee that your information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.

Cookies
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a Site and stored on your computer's hard drive.

Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. We use cookies on our Site to collect data about your visit and to allow you to navigate from page to page without having to re-login each time, count visits, and see which areas and features of our Site are popular. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.

Changes To This Privacy Policy
We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a prominent notice on our Site.

Law and Harm
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in this Privacy Policy, we may preserve or disclose your information if we believe that it is reasonably necessary to comply with a law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; to protect the safety of any person; to address fraud, security or technical issues; or to protect our or our users’ rights or property.

You acknowledge that the Site is not liable for any illegal or abusive use of your information. You acknowledge that in case of sharing your information from the Site in social networks your information is subject to privacy policies of such social networks.

The Site may share your personal information with law enforcement, data protection authorities, government officials, and other authorities when the Site is legally bound to do so or to protect the safety of users and the Site.

Right to be forgotten
If you want to close your account and delete all information that would allow anyone to identify you, please write us at julia@bitcoinwiki.org. Please note that such a request will also terminate your account on the Site.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us via support@bitcoinwiki.org.