BitcoinWiki:Privacy policy

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Last updated: 22.05.2018

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"). The “Personal Information” is defined as any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains.We and/or our representatives use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. The Personal Information on this Site is collected, controlled and processed by bitcoinwiki.org.

What Personal Information We Collect
As a Visitor to the Site you can engage in many activities without providing any Personal Information. However, when you create and account we may collect the information which may be used to identify you being used with other non-personal information:

  • Your name (optional information);
  • Your e-mail address (optional information);
  • Your password
  • IP address(mandatory information);
  • Your username, which can be different from real name (mandatory information);
  • Cookies (mandatory 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 behaviour 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.

You can change the Personal Information that you have provided us at any time by clicking on the link https://en.bitcoinwiki.org/wiki/Special:Preferences


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.


Personal Information Sharing
You agree that we may share and transfer your information which no longer identifies you(pseudonymization) 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.


Data Retention
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active, your information is needed to provide you services, or as required to fulfil our legal obligations. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

By contacting us at support@bitcoinwiki.org you can at any time obtain the confirmation whether or not the personal data concerning you is being processed.

You have the right to access and export your Personal Information at any time by sending the request to support@bitcoinwiki.org.


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 your request that we no longer use and process your information to provide you services please write us at support@bitcoinwiki.org. We will respond to your request within 30 days.Please note that such a request will also terminate your account on the Site.

We will also automatically and without undue delay erase your Personal Information when it is no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which it was collected or otherwise processed.


Privacy Complaints
To the extent that our processing of your Personal Information is subject to the EU General Data Protection Regulation, we rely on our legitimate interests, described above, to process your data. You have a right to object to our use of your Personal Data for our own marketing purpose at any time by clicking on the link, https://en.bitcoinwiki.org/wiki/Special:Preferences and opting out from receiving all email. You may also object to processing by emailing support@bitcoinwiki.org.

We take privacy concerns seriously. If you believe that we have not complied with this Privacy Policy with respect to your Personal Information, you may contact our Data Protection Office at bitcoinwiki.org, support@bitcoinwiki.org. In your message please describe in as much detail as possible the ways in which you believe that the Site’s Privacy Policy has not been complied with. We will investigate your complaint promptly and will reply you within 30 days.

Children
We do not intend to solicit or collect Personal Information from anyone under the age of 16 or under the legal age of your country, if it is higher. If you are under 16 or are not of a legal age of your country, do not enter information on this Site.


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 acknowledgement 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.


Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact our Data Protection Office at support@bitcoinwiki.org.