Sherlockhost is very aware of its customers right to privacy. We make this commitment to you. We will take every step possible to ensure that your privacy is not violated. We value our clients and want to build a mutual relationship based on trust. Sherlockhost will never break that trust.
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We utilise cookies for storing our user preferences, following your trends etc. This enables us to provide you with a better service.
Upon your commencement with Sherlockhost we will send one or more cookies to your device to uniquely identify your browser. When you use our services or that of one of our partner’s, we may also set one or more cookies in your browser. Whenever you send emails, publish content or post material to your website, transmit information or message through our services, we may retain the same cookies in order to handle your questions, act upon your requests and generally enhance your experience with us.
We have many data centres, either owned or operated by us or by our partners. These data centres are the only place where information gathered by us is stored
With Sherlockhost, all of your personal information is protected. We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), the industry standard, for encrypting all personal information. Sherlockhost will not sell any of your personal information. Sherlockhost keeps all of your information confidential.
Sherlockhost is dedicated to providing our customers with the highest quality hosting and domain name registration services possible. We are determined to stay on the cutting edge of newly available technologies. While Sherlockhost always tries to provide our clients with reasonable notification, Sherlockhost reserves the right to change its policy at any time due to customer’s needs, changing laws and new technology.
Sherlockhost also receives and records information automatically on our server logs from your browser including your IP address and the page you requested.
When using Sherlockhost, some of your personal information may be made public. If you include personal information that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties. Sherlockhost will not be responsible for the use or misuse of such information. The primary uses of your personal information are:
The gathered information is also utilised to notify visitors about events, changes and other information concerning the web site. We never share information that we have gathered for commercial or other purposes.
This information may, when agreed to by the user, be used for marketing and/or for market research purposes, including internal demographic studies. This is to enable us to provide, optimise and personalise our services for the user and to send, when you have given permission, newsletters and information concerning our products and services.
Sherlockhost will not disclose data that personally identifies you to any third parties, except when:
Any such procedure is governed by an agreement in the form required by law, preserving any statutory data protection rights.
You will be asked for personal data during the registration process for specific services. Your permission will always be requested if this information is to be used in any way apart from the purpose defined herein and in the terms of the services offered. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but your browser can be reconfigured to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. You should know, however, that some of our features and services might not function correctly if you disable your cookie function. You may, of course, choose not to submit personal information for any of our services, but this could result is us not being able to provide those services to you.
With any permission given by the user, we may send direct marketing related to both our own, or carefully selected third parties’, goods and services. Additionally, we may disclose your information to other organizations that may send direct marketing to you. Your marketing preferences may be changed at any time if you are registered with us. You may also follow the “unsubscribe” links provided in any unwanted communications sent to you.
Personal information is shared with other companies or individuals only in the following limited circumstances:
(a) Satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request;
(b) enforce applicable Terms of Service, including any investigation of potential violations of said TOS
(c) Detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues
(d) Protect against damage to rights, property or safety, of our users, ourselves or the public as required or permitted by law.
We take great care to keep your personal information secure from unauthorized access, by various means. We will continue to safely store your personal information for so long as it is necessary to provide you our services or for archive purposes.
We have a strict No-Spam Policy that forbids the use of any data collected to send spam. No contact information will be sold to third parties.
Security measures are taken to protect against unauthorized access to data or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. These measures include internal reviews of our data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to systems where personal data is stored.
Access to stored personal information is strictly restricted to our employees, contractors and agents who need access to this information in order to operate, develop or improve our services. These individuals are bound by confidentiality obligations and may be subject to disciplinary action, including termination and criminal prosecution, if they fail to meet these obligations.
When you use our services, we make every effort to provide you with access to your personal information so that you may correct any inaccurate information.