‘Addendum’ Dated Saturday, August 30, 2014 (In Effect)
This Website (‘SoftwareVilla.com’) is owned and operated by Xportsoft Technologies, an independently-held, India-based Web and Software Development corporation headquartered in the Haryana state of India.
All actions performed, services offered, and communications done by SoftwareVilla.com or its representatives will be on behalf of Xportsoft Technologies. For questions or queries relating to this addendum, or to know more about our policies, feel free to reach out to us using any of the following links: http://xportsoft.com/ContactUs.aspx or http://www.softwarevilla.com/contactus .
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SoftwareVilla.com, hereinafter “We”, “Our”, or “SoftwareVilla”, has created this privacy statement to demonstrate its rigid commitment to safeguarding the information you (“Users”) entrust to us. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for the website “SoftwareVilla.com”.
During the process of website administration and for providing you our products and services, SoftwareVilla.com may need to access some of your personal information, which may be used to personalize the website usage and to make it more user-friendly.
Also, the collection of personal information (which may include your name, e-mail address, etc.) helps us adapt our ads to your preferences.
We respect your privacy and grant confidentiality to the personal data we collect from you at different instances and through different means.
We are the sole owners of the information collected from you through the SoftwareVilla.com platform. We shall not sell or rent this information to any third-party service providers in any way whatsoever. We shall not share this information in ways different from those disclosed in this statement.
Wherever applicable, we may also collect information about your use of our site and through your social media activities interrelated to our product, services or website.
While using our website to download software or access any other services provided to you under the label SoftwareVilla.com, we may ask you about your name, e-mail address or other personal data. For example, when you try to contact us through one of the forms given on the website, you may need to enter your username, e-mail address, etc.
When you visit a website, you unveil certain information about you, such as your IP address, time of visit, place from which you accessed our website. SoftwareVilla.com, like other operators, stores this information.
Information provided to us through your use of a social network. For example, if you comment, share or tweet about our products and services using a social network. We work with social networks including, but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google Plus, and LinkedIn. We may have access to information you directly provide and information through those social networking services based on your privacy settings on those networks.
SoftwareVilla does not provide any personally identifiable information to these third-party ad servers or ad networks without your consent or except as part of a specific program or feature for which you will have the ability to opt-in or opt-out. However, please note that if an advertiser asks SoftwareVilla to show an advertisement to a certain audience (for example, men aged 18-34) or audience segment (for example, men aged 18-24 who have viewed certain channels of content) and you respond to that advertisement, the advertiser or ad-server may conclude that you fit the description of the audience they are trying to reach. The advertiser may also use information regarding your use of the SoftwareVilla site, such as the number of times you viewed an ad (but not any personally identifiable information), to determine which ads to deliver to you.
You need to acknowledge that, whenever you disclose information in public areas on the website, such as message boards (comments) or forums, that information becomes public and can easily be tracked and used by unauthorized persons.
Although SoftwareVilla does its best so as to protect your personal data, we cannot entirely grant you its safety. You should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. You should also know that you are the only one responsible for keeping the secret of your passwords, usernames etc.
Emails from SoftwareVilla.com may contain links that are designed to take you to a Web page after redirection through our servers (or those of our suppliers). We use the information we obtain during the redirection process to determine whether a particular marketing initiative is effective, and may collect information connected to your identity. If you do not want us to collect information about the links that you click, you can choose a text-based version of the message (if the option is available). You may also choose not to click the links we provide in the emails we send to you.
SoftwareVilla uses the information collected from you for several purposes, depending on the type of data collected:
This information is used only in order to personalize the services that we offer you and to check your identity.
This type of info helps us identify the parts of our site that are of most interest for you. SoftwareVilla also collects the IP addresses of its users in order to safely manage our computer system.
We do not share personal information with companies, outside organizations and individuals unless one of the following circumstances apply:
We will share personal information with companies, outside organizations or individuals if we have your consent to do so.
We will share personal information with companies, outside organizations or individuals if we have a good-faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of the information is reasonably necessary to meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues or protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of our users or the public as required or permitted by law.
If we become involved in a merger, acquisition or other transaction involving the sale of some or all of our assets, user information, including personal information collected from you through your use of our Services, could be included in the transferred assets. Should such an event occur, we will use reasonable means to notify you, either through email and/or a prominent notice on the Services.
We may share aggregated, non-personally identifiable information publicly and with our partners such as business we have a relationship with, advertisers or connected sites. For example, we may share information to show trends about the general use of our services.
We work hard to protect our users from unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of information we hold; however, no website is entirely secure. You should protect the account information in your possession as well.
We will retain Personal Information as long as it is helpful in supporting the overall purpose(s) for which the information was provided, consistent with applicable law.
SoftwareVilla uses the information that you provide or that we collect to operate, maintain, enhance, and provide all of the SoftwareVilla features and services to SoftwareVilla or its affiliated merchants. We may share your information with our trusted third parties to ensure that you have a safe, high-quality experience when using SoftwareVilla affiliates. Wherever applicable, we rely on some of our affiliates for support of the products and services we offer. Our affiliates are all required to preserve the confidentiality of any personal information they may access.
We may use certain information about you without identifying you as an individual to third parties. We do this for purposes such as analyzing how the SoftwareVilla service is used, diagnosing service or technical problems, maintaining security, and personalizing content.
We will use your email address, without further consent, for administrative communications. If you wish to change you communication settings, you may do so by contacting us.
As already stated, we may also disclose information where we are required to do so by law, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we also may disclose information in response to a law enforcement agency’s or other public agency’s request or if we feel that such disclosure may prevent the instigation of a crime, facilitate an investigation related to public safety, to protect the security or integrity of our websites, or enable us to take precautions against liability.
We may disclose your Personal Information under circumstances deemed necessary to comply with or conform to applicant laws or if considered necessary for protecting the users of our Website.
Other than foregoing statements for the disclosure of your personal information, SoftwareVilla may disclose or share your personal information with the following third parties in stated conditions.
SoftwareVilla makes use of Google Analytics, an internet evaluation service by Google, Inc. (“Google”).
Google employs the data stored by website cookies (as stated above) for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, for preparing reports of website activities carried out by administrators and for providing a variety of other services related to the internet and website usage. The processing of such data is done by Google on its servers based in the United States. Google, under certain specific circumstances, may provide the anonymized, compiled data to third party developers. You can review Google’s scope and purpose of such analysis at www.google.com/analytics/tos.html and can read the data privacy policies of Google at www.google.com/privacy.html.
By using SoftwareVilla website, you express your consent to the process of forwarding of such data to Google and also to the processing of the collected information by Google. You agree that the data can be processed by Google for the purposes, and in the manner, described above.
If you do not agree with this, you may anytime refuse or disable cookies from being installed on your computer. However, profile information you provided to us is, still, subject to disclosure pursuant to laws applicable.
In case SoftwareVilla contracts, or bundles its services, with any third-party service provider with the intent of providing some or all part of the data, offerings or services requested by you, SoftwareVilla may forward your information to such third-party service providers, or such third party may also request information from you on behalf of SoftwareVilla.
We show great interest in confidentiality. SoftwareVilla does not offer your personal data to third parties without your prior express consent. Any statistics that we may offer to our partners or to advertisement networks or affiliated third-parties does not include any personal identifying information about any individual user.
We store your personal information on computer systems having redundant firewalls and only authorized SoftwareVilla professions are provided with the access top your personal information.
Unfortunately, no data transmission by means of internet can be 100% sure. As a consequence, despite our efforts to protect your personal data, SoftwareVilla cannot guarantee the safety of your information. All this kind of transmission whatsoever is made on your own risk since we cannot claim that it’s impossible to beat our security measures.
Still, we can grant you that we carry out all our efforts to ensure safety for our systems, according to the security standards imposed by applicable legislation. This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Our servers have strict security in place to prevent an intruder from retrieving personal information about our users.
SoftwareVilla will not use your e-mail address in order to send you any kind of unsolicited or promotional mail. It is your choice whether you decide to receive or not newsletters from us. You can always choose to unsubscribe from our newsletter services.
This site gives children under the age of 18 the ability to publicly post or distribute personally identifiable contact information without prior parental consent. Please take proper measures if you do not wish your child to have access to this website and associated content. As always, exercise caution when deciding to disclose personal information to any online service or website.
SoftwareVilla periodically verifies that this Policy is accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive for information that we intend to cover, display, implement, and is in compliance with pertinent privacy laws.
If you have sufficient reasons to believe that SoftwareVilla has not complied with the guidelines set forth in this policy, or in case you have any complaints regarding the gathering, use or disclosure of your information by SoftwareVilla, you can get in touch with us by sending an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective Date: [May 14, 2014]