What information do we collect from users and how is it used? 4iD is the sole owner of the information collected on this Site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this policy. 4iD collects information from our users at several different points on our Site.
Registration Before you can post content on the Site, download software, participate in discussion groups on the Site or become a Community Member, we may ask that you register with 4iD and provide to us your Username, E-mail address, Password, Name and other contact information and personal details. We request this information in order to verify compliance with the Terms of Service and federal, state and local laws and for identification purposes.
CorrespondenceIf you correspond with us via e-mail, we may gather the information in a file specific to you. URL and IP address. Like many other websites, 4iD collects information about users’ utilization and navigation of our Site. This information helps us to design our Site to better suit our users’ needs. For example, our Site will track the URL that you visited before you came to our Site, the URL to which you next go and your Internet Protocol (IP) address. We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our Site. Your IP address also is used to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information.
To whom does 4iD disclose Personal Information?As a general rule, 4iD will not share, rent, sell or otherwise disclose any of your Personal Information except when we have your permission. However, 4iD may disclose Personal Information in the following ways:
What security measures does the Site employ?To help protect the privacy of data you transmit through use of this Site, where Personal Information is requested by the Site, 4iD uses technology designed to encrypt Personal Information you input before it is sent to us. In addition, 4iD takes steps to protect the visitor data we collect against unauthorized access. However, you should keep in mind that this Site and our services are run on software, hardware and networks, any component of which may, from time to time, require maintenance or experience problems or breaches of security beyond our control.
What about software and files downloaded from the Site?4iD may make certain software available for download from the Site. Use of the software will be governed by a separate license agreement.
What about children’s privacy?The Site is not intended for children. 4iD does not intend to collect Personal Information from anyone we know to be under 13 years of age.