Who we are
Our website address is: https://www.identitytheftgov.org.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
We never share any data with any other organizations. We believe that the data you share with us along with your content you create here is private, and we operate behind our belief that the protection of your identity is our top priority. Our policy is to keep your data secure and never share your data with any outside organizations.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. We do not have any channels to send your data in any other automated processes.
Your contact information
Your contact information is never shared with any organization unless you explicitly request or approve sharing it with any outside organization. We currently do not have any organizations which we would ask for you to approve sharing your contact information with.
How we protect your data
Our policy is to keep your data secure and never share your data with any outside organizations.
What data breach procedures we have in place
We have never experienced a data breach to date. In the event of a data breach, it is our policy to inform all users about the data breach within 24 hours of when we find out about the breach to give our engineers time to evaluate the severity of the breach and to provide you with as much information as we can about the breach.
What third parties we receive data from
We do not receive any data from third parties.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We do not have any automated decision making and/or profiling with user data.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
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