Collection of Personal Information
8iSoft collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. 8iSoft also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
8iSoft also collects your computer hardware and software information automatically, such as your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referral addresses. This information is used by 8iSoft for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the 8iSoft Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through 8iSoft public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
Use of your Personal Information
Some 8iSoft web pages use “cookies,” which are small files saved on your computer. Cookies help us recognize your user preferences and can improve your future web visits. You can set your web browser to notify you when you are receiving a cookie and choose to reject it. However, rejecting cookies may affect the performance of the 8iSoft site and prevent you from accessing certain 8iSoft information.
8iSoft collects and uses your personal information to operate the Site and deliver the services you have requested. 8iSoft also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from 8iSoft and its affiliates. 8iSoft may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
8iSoft does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. 8iSoft may, from time to time, contact you when 8iSoft think our business partner can deliver additional value to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, 8iSoft may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are strictly banned from using your personal information except to provide these services to 8iSoft, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
8iSoft does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
8iSoft keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within 8iSoft, in order to determine what 8iSoft services are the most attractive. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within 8iSoft to customers who have demonstrate a strong interest in a particular subject area.
Retention and Deletion
8iSoft will not retain the Personal Information in its possession longer than necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected. We will comply with all applicable laws and/or regulations governing the retention of such data. Users must request that 8iSoft delete the Users’ data when necessary.
Acceptance of these Conditions
Our Legal Obligation to Disclose Personal Information
Site will only disclose your personal information, without notice, when required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on 8iSoft or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of 8iSoft; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of 8iSoft, or the public.
Security of your Personal Information
8iSoft secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. 8iSoft secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Effective Date and Changes