Like most website operators, Spericorn collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Spericorn’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Spericorn’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Spericorn may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Spericorn also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://www.spericorn.com/ blog posts. Spericorn only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Spericorn’s websites choose to interact with Spericorn in ways that require Spericorn to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Spericorn gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://www.spericorn.com/ to provide their email address.
Our Data Processing Principles
We have implemented data processing principles that our data controllers comply with, in accordance with the EU GDPR compliance process. Personal data will be:
- Processed lawfully, fairly and transparently.
- Collected only for specific legitimate purposes.
- Adequate, relevant and limited to what is necessary.
- Accurate and where necessary, kept up to date.
- Stored only as long as is necessary.
- iProcessed in a manner that ensures appropriate security.
Transfers to Other Countries
Spericorn is a multi-national company. For this reason, your personal data may be transferred to and stored outside the country where you are located. This includes countries outside the European Economic Area with no adequate level of personal data protection. As some of the countries where our offices are situated are not yet recognized by the European Commission as countries with an adequate level of personal data protection, these offices have access to personal data on the basis of instruments that cover the European Union requirements for the transfer of personal data to data controllers/processors outside the European Union (Standard Contractual Clauses approved by the European Commission).
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Spericorn may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Spericorn may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Spericorn does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
Right to Lodge a Complaint with a Supervisory Authority
You have the right to lodge a complaint with your data protection regulator if you think your privacy rights have been violated.