Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for UbuntuBoss

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at [email protected].

At www.ubuntuboss.com we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes in detail the types of personal information is collected and recorded by www.ubuntuboss.com and how we use it.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, www.ubuntuboss.com makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site - usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services's analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons

www.ubuntuboss.com uses cookies to store information about visitors' preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor accesses or visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors' browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Data Controller and Owner Types of Data collected Among the types of Personal Data that this Application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Cookie and Usage data. Other Personal Data collected may be described in other sections of this privacy policy or by dedicated explanation text contextually with the Data collection. The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or collected automatically when using this Application. Any use of Cookies - or of other tracking tools - by this Application or by the owners of third party services used by this Application, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify Users and remember their preferences, for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the User. Failure to provide certain Personal Data may make it impossible for this Application to provide its services. Users are responsible for any Personal Data of third parties obtained, published or shared through this Application and confirm that they have the third party's consent to provide the Data to the Owner. → Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.ubuntuboss.com.

→ Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our site's visitors based upon their visit to www.ubuntuboss.com and other sites on the Internet.

→ Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL - http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Our Advertising Partners
Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include .......

  • Google
  • While each of these advertising partners has their own Privacy Policy for their site, an updated and hyperlinked resource is maintained here: Privacy Policies.
    You may consult this listing to find the privacy policy for each of the advertising partners of www.ubuntuboss.com.

    These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their respective advertisements and links that appear on www.ubuntuboss.com and which are sent directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by our site's third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on the site.

    www.ubuntuboss.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

    Third Party Privacy Policies

    You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. www.ubuntuboss.com's privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. You may find a comprehensive listing of these privacy policies and their links here: Privacy Policy Links.

    If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers' respective websites. What Are Cookies?

    Children's Information

    We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. www.ubuntuboss.com does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a parent or guardian believes that www.ubuntuboss.com has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately (using the contact in the first paragraph) and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

    Data Controller and Owner
    Types of Data collected

    Among the types of Personal Data that this Application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Cookie and Usage data.

    Other Personal Data collected may be described in other sections of this privacy policy or by dedicated explanation text contextually with the Data collection.

    The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or collected automatically when using this Application.

    Any use of Cookies - or of other tracking tools - by this Application or by the owners of third party services used by this Application, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify Users and remember their preferences, for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the User.

    Failure to provide certain Personal Data may make it impossible for this Application to provide its services.

    Users are responsible for any Personal Data of third parties obtained, published or shared through this Application and confirm that they have the third party's consent to provide the Data to the Owner.

    Mode and place of processing the Data
    Methods of processing

    The Data Controller processes the Data of Users in a proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.

    The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Data Controller at any time.

    Place

    The Data is processed at the Data Controller's operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved with the processing are located. For further information, please contact the Data Controller.

    Retention time

    The Data is kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the User, or stated by the purposes outlined in this document, and the User can always request that the Data Controller suspend or remove the data.

    The use of the collected Data

    The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: Analytics, Interaction with external social networks and platforms and Content commenting.

    The Personal Data used for each purpose is outlined in the specific sections of this document.

    Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data

    Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

    Analytics

    The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.

    Google Analytics (Google Inc.)

    Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

    Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

    Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.

    Place of processing: USA – Privacy PolicyOpt Out

    Content commenting services allow Users to make and publish their comments on the contents of this Application.

    Depending on the settings chosen by the Owner, Users may also leave anonymous comments. If there is an email address among the Personal Data provided by the User, it may be used to send notifications of comments on the same content. Users are responsible for the content of their own comments.

    If a content commenting service provided by third parties is installed, it may still collect web traffic data for the pages where the comment service is installed, even when Users do not use the content commenting service.

    Disqus (Disqus)

    Disqus is a content commenting service provided by Big Heads Labs Inc.

    Personal Data collected: Cookie, Usage data and Various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

    Place of processing: USA – Privacy PolicyOpt out

    These services allow interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of this Application.

    The interaction and information obtained by this Application are always subject to the User’s privacy settings for each social network.

    If a service enabling interaction with social networks is installed it may still collect traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.

    Twitter Tweet button and social widgets (Twitter, Inc.)

    The Twitter Tweet button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Twitter social network provided by Twitter, Inc.

    Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.

    Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy

    AddThis (Addthis Inc.)

    AddThis is a service provided by Clearspring Technologies Inc., which displays a widget that allows interaction with social networks and external platforms as well as sharing the contents of this Application.

    Depending on the configuration, this service can display widgets belonging to third parties such as the managers of social networks where interactions are shared. In this case, also the third parties that provide the widget will be informed of interactions and Usage Data on the pages where this service is installed.

    Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage data.

    Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy

    Displaying content from external platforms

    These services allow you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this Application and interact with them.

    If a service of this kind is installed, it may still collect web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when users do not use it.

    Google Fonts (Google Inc.)

    Google Fonts is a typeface visualization service provided by Google Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages.

    Personal Data collected: Usage data and Various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

    Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy

    Traffic optimization and distribution

    These services allow this Application to distribute their content using servers located across different countries and to optimize their performance.

    Which Personal Data are processed depends on the characteristics and the way these services are implemented. Their function is to filter communications between this Application and the User's browser.

    Considering the widespread distribution of this system, it is difficult to determine the locations to which the contents that may contain Personal Information User are transferred.

    CloudFlare (Cloudflare)

    CloudFlare is a traffic optimization and distribution service provided by CloudFlare Inc.

    The way CloudFlare is integrated means that it filters all the traffic through this Application, i.e., communication between this Application and the User's browser, while also allowing analytical data from this Application to be collected.

    Personal Data collected: Cookie and Various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

    Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy

    Additional information about Data collection and processing
    Legal action

    The User's Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Data Controller, in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Application or the related services.

    The User declares to be aware that the Data Controller may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.

    Additional information about User's Personal Data

    In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, this Application may provide the User with additional and contextual information concerning particular services or the collection and processing of Personal Data upon request.

    Information not contained in this policy#####

    More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Data Controller at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.

    The rights of Users

    Users have the right, at any time, to know whether their Personal Data has been stored and can consult the Data Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the Data Controller at the contact information set out above.

    This Application does not support “Do Not Track” requests.

    To determine whether any of the third party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

    Changes to this privacy policy

    The Data Controller reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to its Users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If a User objects to any of the changes to the Policy, the User must cease using this Application and can request that the Data Controller removes the Personal Data. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all Personal Data the Data Controller has about Users.

    Definitions and legal references
    Personal Data (or Data)

    Any information regarding a natural person, a legal person, an institution or an association, which is, or can be, identified, even indirectly, by reference to any other information, including a personal identification number.

    Usage Data

    Information collected automatically from this Application (or third party services employed in this Application), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use this Application, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server's answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User's IT environment.

    User######

    The individual using this Application, which must coincide with or be authorized by the Data Subject, to whom the Personal Data refers.

    ######Data Subject The legal or natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.
    Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)

    The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization authorized by the Data Controller to process the Personal Data in compliance with this privacy policy.

    Data Controller (or Owner)

    The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization with the right, also jointly with another Data Controller, to make decisions regarding the purposes, and the methods of processing of Personal Data and the means used, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of this Application. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of this Application.

    This Application

    The hardware or software tool by which the Personal Data of the User is collected.

    Small piece of data stored in the User's device.

    Online Privacy Policy Only

    This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

    By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

    Update

    This Privacy Policy was last updated on: Tuesday, January 5th, 2016.
    Should we update, amend or make any changes to our privacy policy, those changes will be posted here.


    ######Legal information Notice to European Users: this privacy statement has been prepared in fulfillment of the obligations under Art. 10 of EC Directive n. 95/46/EC, and under the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, as revised by Directive 2009/136/EC, on the subject of Cookies.

    This privacy policy relates solely to this Application.