INFORMATION WE COLLECT
User-Provided Information: You provide us information about yourself, such as your name and e-mail address, if you register for a N2K domain (including by “following,” “liking,” or linking your account to our website on a third party website or network). If you correspond with us by email, we may retain the content of your email messages, your email address and our responses. We may also retain any messages you send through these domains.
THIRD PARTY SERVICES
When you visit our website, we may may send one or more cookies – a small text file containing a string of alphanumeric characters – to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser and lets us help you log in faster and enhance your navigation through our website. A cookie does not collect personal information about you. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive after you close your browser. Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser’s directions. A session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser. You can reset your web browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of our website may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is disabled.
HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We use the personal information you submit to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of our website. By providing N2K Need to Know with your email address (including by “following,” “liking,” linking your account to our website on a third party website or network), you consent to our using the email address to send you essential notices, such as changes to features of our website including any notices required by law, in lieu of communication by postal mail. You also agree that we may send you notifications of activity on our website to the email address you give us, in accordance with any applicable privacy settings. If you opt-in to additional communications products, such as email newsletters, we may use your email address to send you other messages or other information. If you do not want to receive such email messages, you may opt out at firstname.lastname@example.org. Following termination or deactivation of your N2K Need to Know account, we may retain your profile information and user content for a reasonable time for archival purposes.
HOW WE SHARE YOUR INFORMATION
HOW WE PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
N2K Need to Know cares about the integrity and security of your personal information. We cannot, however, ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to N2K Need to Know or guarantee that your information on the service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards. Your privacy settings may also be affected by changes to the functionality of third-party providers, such as social networks. N2K Need to Know is not responsible for the functionality or security measures of any third party. To protect your privacy and security, we may take reasonable steps (such as requesting a unique password) to verify your identity before granting you access to your account. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to your email communications from N2K Need to Know, at all times.
COMPROMISE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
YOUR CHOICES ABOUT YOUR INFORMATION
You may, of course, decline to submit personally identifiable information through our website, in which case N2K Need to Know may not be able to provide certain services to you. You can review and correct the information about you that N2K Need to Know keeps on file by contacting us directly at email@example.com.
Protecting the privacy of young children is especially important. For that reason, N2K Need to Know does not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register for our website accounts. If you are under 13, please do not send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 is allowed to provide any personal information to or on our website. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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