Updated : 12/12/17
Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected. We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law. We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes. We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned. Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date. We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification. We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information. Like many other web sites, we may collect information regarding customer traffic patterns and site usage by using cookies, web beacons and related technologies.
“Cookies” are small text files that a web site sends to a user’s hard drive through the browser for data storage. Most browsers accept cookies automatically but allow you to disable them. By disabling or otherwise rejecting cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of all offerings on this Web Site. We recommend that you leave cookies “turned on” so that we can offer you a better experience on this Web Site.
We use third-party audience data (such as age, gender, and interests) to better understand and advertise to audiences that visit our Web Site. We do not use or associate personally identifiable information with remarketing lists, cookies, data feeds, or other anonymous identifiers.
Transparency and User Control
As part of Cognism’s privacy program, Cognism maintains a registry through which end users, including Company Unique Users, can view Categories or data segments attributed to the computer, device or profile from which the registry is viewed (the “Cognism Registry”). Company expressly agrees that Cognism may include any and all Company Data in the Cognism Registry at its discretion. Cognism may, as required by the Rules or otherwise at its discretion, provide access to, or the ability to correct, modify or delete, any information about or connected to an individual, computer or device (including Segments or source information).
Notice and Consent
Company will ensure that any notices and consents from Company Unique Users (including data from entities that may provide data to Company (a “Company Data Partner”)) and other authorizations required by the Rules for the collection and delivery of Company Data to Cognism, and further use of such Company Data by Cognism and third parties as contemplated herein, have been provided and obtained prior to Company’s delivery of Company Data to Cognism, including without limitation any required opt-in consents for sensitive personal information or geo-location data. Company agrees to provide confirmation and evidence of such notices, consents and authorizations upon request by Cognism.
If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you targeted ads, you may opt-out by clicking here. Please note this does not opt you out of being served advertising. You will continue to receive generic ads. In addition, some of our e-mail communications to you may include a “click-through URL” linked to a particular page on the Web Site. By clicking on one of these URLs, you will automatically enter our Web Site and we may collect information related to the “click-through.” You may avoid having this information collected by not clicking on URL links in our e-mail communications. We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
Information Pertaining to Children
Cognism does not collect or sell data from children under eighteen (18) years of age where Cognism is aware that the user is under eighteen (18) years of age.