Last Updated: December 23, 2013. Version 1.3
Please note that this policy only applies to our data collection and use practices for ZenSearch and does not apply to web sites or products advertised on and/or linked to from our site. For information about their data collection and use practices, please refer to their respective privacy policies.
TRUSTe Trusted Download
ZenSearch ApS's application ZenSearch 1.0 has been certified by the TRUSTe's Trusted Download Program signifying that the ZenSearch application has been tested by TRUSTe for compliance with TRUSTe's TDP program requirements including transparency, accountability and choice regarding the collection and use of your personal information. TRUSTe's mission, as an independent third party, is to accelerate online trust among consumers and organizations globally through its leading privacy trustmark and innovative trust solutions. If you have questions or complaints regarding the ZenSearch application, please contact us at ZenSearch ApS, Bysoestraede 2B st., DK-4300 Holbaek, Denmark or by email at email@example.com. If you are not satisfied with our response you can contact TRUSTe here. The TRUSTe Trusted Download program covers only the certified software downloaded from this site. Trusted Download certification does not cover other applications such as mobile versions, Facebook or Twitter apps.
Types of Information We Collect
Anonymous user information. We collect anonymous user information, which is data that is not tied to a specific person. When you install our Search Bar, your installation is assigned a unique ID. This ID is transmitted to our server when you do a search. We use this information to track number of active users of our Search Bar. When you visit our Site, it will record the information sent by your web browser, including your search request, Internet Protocol address, the time and date of your request and general web browser information. This information is stored in server log files, and we use it for statistical purposes to help improve our offerings. None of the information identifies you personally and we do not link anonymous information to personally identifiable information.
Personally identifiable information. We do not require you to provide us with any information that identifies you personally to visit our Site, install our Search Bar or use our search services. We define personally identifiable information as information that can be used on its own to identify, contact, or locate a single person, e.g. email address, name, address etc. We will only collect personally identifiable information about you if you submit it to us, for example if you email us or use the contact form on our Site. We only use your submitted information for corresponding with you. The information you supply is not supplemented with information from other sources.
A cookie is a small text file sent to your browser. Cookies are stored on your computer's hard drive for record keeping purposes. We and our Partners use session cookies and persistent cookies. For the session cookie, once you close your browser, the cookie will terminate. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s help file.
Web beacons or Pixels. We and our Partners may employ a software technology that helps us better manage content on our site. Web beacons or Pixels are tiny graphics with a unique identifier, similar in function to cookies. They track your online Web movement. We may embed Pixels invisibly on Web pages. They are about the size of the period at the end of this sentence. We do not tie the information gathered by Pixels to our customers’ Personally Identifiable Information.
We use third party advertisement networks that may place cookies on your computer when accessing and using our Site. They may collect anonymous information about your use of our Site. This information may be used by the partners to identify and target related advertising you on ZenSearch or Sites within the third party’s advertising network of sites.
How We Use Your Information
Correspondence. We only use the Personally Identifiable Information you submit to us to communicate with you and to comply with applicable laws.
Search results. When you conduct a search on ZenSearch, we use the search terms you submit along with other anonymous information to provide you with relevant search results, including results tailored to your geographic location based on the Internet Protocol address of your computer. This information is also used to maintain and improve the quality, security and integrity of our services and to detect and protect against security threats such as botnet attacks, click fraud and worms. We do not store and retain the Internet Protocol addresses we collect as part of our search services on ZenSearch for longer than six months.
How We Share Your Information
In general, we do not sell, rent or otherwise trade your personal information with third parties. However, we may disclose and share your personal information with third parties under the following limited circumstances:
Search Partner. We disclose your search queries, IP address, time of search and your browser's User Agent identifier with our search partner in order for us to supply you with relevant search results. No personally identifiable information is shared.
Legal Disclosure. We may disclose user information in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our policies or may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) our rights, property, users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities. We may disclose user information, as required by law, when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights or to comply with a judicial procedure served on our sites; or if the law requires it and for administrative and other purposes that we deem necessary to maintain service and improve our Services.
Sale, Merger or Asset Transfer. We may buy other businesses or their assets or sell our business assets. Customer information is generally one of the business assets involved in such transactions. Thus, in the event that we or all of our assets are acquired, customer information, including any information collected through the Site would be one of the transferred assets.
Outsourcing. We sometimes employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf such as providing customer support and providing data analysis. We may provide personal information to those businesses when that information is necessary for them to respond to your requests or otherwise perform their duties. However, rest assured, they may not use your personal information for any other purpose.
Personal Information. If you would like access to your personal information to correct, update, or delete it, please contact us as described in the "Contacting us" section below.
Cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you can choose to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or you can reject all cookies. If you choose to reject all cookies, you may be unable to access or use some features of ZenSearch.
Children’s Privacy (Users under the age of 13)
We do NOT knowingly collect information about children under the age of 13 online or offline, nor do we knowingly use or share information about users under 13 years of age with third parties.
We encourage parents and guardians to be familiar with the web sites that their children visit. The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") regulates the means by which web site operators collect and use personal information from children under 13, pursuant to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (the "Act"). For more information about the Act and children's on-line privacy in general, visit the FTC's web site at www.ftc.gov/privacy. For safety tips on privacy, visit www.OnGuardOnline.gov.
Our Services are hosted by servers in the United States. Accordingly, if you are located outside of the United States, we will transfer the personal information you provide to us to the United States. By submitting your personal information, you fully understand and consent, to its transfer, storage and processing in the United States.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect Your personal information and privacy, we cannot guarantee or warranty the security of any information you disclose or transmit to us online and cannot be responsible for the theft, destruction, or inadvertent disclosure of your personal information.
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