Last modified: May 4, 2021
Information that Clarity Security Collects
Types of Information Collected
“Personal Data” is information by which you may be personally identified. Clarity Security may collect the following Personal Data from you:
- Email; and
- Company Name
Non-personal data includes any data that cannot be used on its own to identify, trace, or identify a person. We may collect your IP Address, device information, or location information.
How we collect information.
With the exception of IP addresses, browser type, and device information which may be automatically collected through your use of the Site, we collect your Personal Data only when you affirmatively give it to us through interactions with the Site.
Why we collect and how we use your information. (Legal Basis)
In general, we collect and use your Personal Data for the following reasons:
- when it is necessary for the general functioning of our Site;
- when we have obtained your prior consent to the use (this legal basis is only used in relation to uses that are entirely voluntary – it is not used for information processing that is necessary or obligatory in any way);
- when we have a legitimate interest in processing your information for the purpose of providing or improving our Site; /li>
- when have a legitimate interest in using the information for the purpose of contacting you, subject to compliance with applicable law; or
- when we have a legitimate interest in using the information for the purpose of detecting, and protecting against, breaches of our policies and applicable laws.
We may use aggregated (anonymized) information about our End Users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
Accessing and Controlling Your Information
If you would like to prevent us from collecting your information completely, you should not use our Site. You can also control certain data via these other methods:
- Opt-out of non-essential electronic communications: You may opt out of receiving newsletters and other non-essential messages by using the “unsubscribe” function included in all such messages. However, you will continue to receive notices and essential transactional emails.
- Optional information: You can always choose not to fill in fields when you submit any form linked to our Site.
If you are a California or Virginia resident, you also have the rights disclosed below.
Data Rights for California and Virginia Users
If you are a California or Virginia resident, you have the following rights with respect to information that we hold about you. We do not sell your information.
Right to access: You have the right to access (and obtain a copy of, if required) the categories of personal information that we hold about you, including the information’s source, purpose and period of processing, and the persons to whom the information is shared.
Right to rectification: You have the right to update the information we hold about you or to rectify any inaccuracies. Based on the purpose for which we use your information, you can instruct us to add supplemental information about you in our database.
Right to erasure: You have the right to request that we delete your personal information in certain circumstances, such as when it is no longer necessary for the purpose for which it was originally collected.
Right to restriction of processing: You may also have the right to request to restrict the use of your information in certain circumstances, such as when you have objected to our use of your data but we need to verify whether we have overriding legitimate grounds to use it.
Right to data portability: You have the right to transfer your information to a third party in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format, in circumstances where the information is processed with your consent or by automated means.
Right to object: You have the right to object to the use of your information in certain circumstances, such as the use of your personal information for direct marketing.
How Long do we Store Personal Data?
We will only retain your Personal Data for as long as is necessary to fulfil the purposes for which it is collected. This length of time may vary according to the nature of your relationship with us. Personal Data will be purged after three years of nonuse.
Automated Data Collection Methods
A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies are used to help us manage and report on your interaction with the Site. Through cookies, we are able to collect information that we use to improve our Site and keep track of click-stream data.
While you have the right to reject cookies, if you do not accept cookies, our Site may not work properly.
We use means to collect IP addresses, physical location, and to report access times.
Users under the age of 16
Our Site is not intended for children under 16 years of age and we do not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under 16. If you are under 16, do not use this Site or provide any information about yourself to us. If we learn we have collected or received Personal Data from a child under 16 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 16, please contact us at the email address listed below.
Do Not Track Settings
We do not track our Users over time and across third party websites to provide targeted advertising and do not specifically respond to Do Not Track (“DNT”) signals.
Who We Share Data With
We may use aggregated (anonymized) information about our End Users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction. We share Personal Information as follows:
Successors in Interest.
Law enforcement and other governmental agencies.
We may share your information when we believe in good faith that such sharing is reasonably necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding possible illegal activities or to comply with legal process. This may involve the sharing of your information with law enforcement, government agencies, courts, and/or other organizations.
Service providers and partners.
We may, for our legitimate interests, share your information with contractors, service providers, third party authenticators, and other third parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep Personal Data confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them. Some of the functions that our service providers provide are as follows:
- Host server infrastructure and storage;
- Business analytics services; and
- Communication management.
Clarity Security employs physical, electronic and managerial control procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access to your information. We choose these safeguards based on the sensitivity of the information that we collect, process and store and the current state of technology. Our outsourced service providers who support our operations are also vetted to ensure that they too have the appropriate organizational and technical measures in place to protect your information
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee the security of your information transmitted to the Site. Any transmission of information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Site. In the event that there is breach in the information that we hold, we shall notify of such breach via email or via notice on the Site.
Data Storage and How Clarity Security Protects Your Information
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