The following our mso’s beliefs regarding user privacy and data protection:
This website is designed to comply with the following national and international legislation with regards to data protection and privacy:
By compliance with the above legislation, all of which are stringent, means that this site is likely compliant with the data protection and privacy legislation set out by many other countries and territories. If you are unsure about whether this site is compliant with your own country of residence specific data protection and user privacy legislation, you should contact our data protection officer, details of whom can be found in section 10, for clarification.
This website collects and uses personal information for the following reasons:
This site uses Google Analytics (GA) to track user interactions. We use this data to determine the number of people using our site, to better understand how they find and use our website and to see their journey through the website.
Although GA records data such as your geographical location, device, internet browser and operating system, none of this information personally identifies you. GA also records your internet connections IP address which could be used to personally identify you but Google does not grant us access to this. We consider Google to be a third party data processor (see section 7).
Should you contact us using the contact form on our site or via an email link, none of the data you supply will be stored by this website or passed to /be processed by any of the third party data processors defined in section 7. Instead, the data will be collated into an email and sent to us over the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP). Our SMTP servers are protected by transport layer security (TLS) meaning that the email content is encrypted using SHA-2, 256-bit cryptography before being sent across the internet.
No data collected during your use of the website is stored on our web server and is only stored by the third party data processors mentioned in section 7 below and detailed in section 3 above.
MSO.NET put small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer/device to collect information about how you browse the site. This enables us to understand how the site is used and to make improvements.
Cookies are used to:
MSO.NET cookies aren’t used to identify you personally.
Find out more about how to manage cookies.
The following section describes which cookies and how they are used on MSO.NET.
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use MSO.NET. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.
Google Analytics stores information about:
We don’t collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.
We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
|_ga||This helps us count how many people visit MSO.NET by tracking if you’ve visited before||2 years|
|_gid||This helps us count how many people visit MSO.NET by tracking if you’ve visited before||24 hours|
|_gat||Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made||10 minutes|
You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.
You may see a pop-up cookie notice message when you first visit MSO.NET. We’ll store a cookie so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and knows not to show it again once you have dismissed the message.
|cookieconsent_status||Saves a status to let us know that you’ve seen our cookie message||1 year|
The website uses a security tool called WordFence that is used to protect the site against malicious attacks. The data collected by use of these cookies is only used to protect MSO.NET and no other purposes.
|wordfence_verifiedHuman||Wordfence cookie used to verify if the visitor is a bot or human.||1 day|
|wfvt_165670614||Wordfence cookie used to track page views so that view can be grouped together.||30 minutes|
This website is hosted by Amazon Web Services (AWS) with an EU based data centre located in Dublin, Ireland. Details on AWS’s security can be found in the security section of the AWS website here.
We use a number of third parties to process personal data on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them comply with the legislation set out in section 2.0. These data processes are:
Of the above, Google might process data outside the EU, in the USA, but are EU-U.S. Privacy Shield compliant.
We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third party data processors to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach if it is apparent that personal data stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.
The data controller of the website is: Online New Media Limited t/as mso, a UK Private Limited Company with company number 3824328.
Registered office is:
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