Ashes of Creation Wiki:Privacy
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use the Wiki and the choices you have associated with that data.
We use your data to provide and improve the Wiki. By using the Wiki, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
- 1 Definitions
- 2 Information collection and use
- 3 Use of data
- 4 Transfer of data
- 5 Disclosure of data
- 6 Security of data
- 7 Service providers
- 8 Links to other sites
- 9 Children's privacy
- 11 Contact us
- 12 See also
- 13 References
Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified from those data (or from those and other information either in our possession or likely to come into our possession).
Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of the Wiki or from the Wiki infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
Cookies are small files stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
Information collection and use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve the Wiki to you.
Types of data collected
While using the Wiki, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you ("Personal Data"). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address
- Cookies and Usage Data
We may also collect information how the Wiki is accessed and used ("Usage Data"). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of the Wiki that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Other tracking technologies are also used such as beacons, tags and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyse the Wiki.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of the Wiki.
Examples of Cookies we use:
- Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate the Wiki.
- Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
- Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Use of data
The Wiki uses the collected data for various purposes:
- To provide and maintain the Wiki
- To notify you about changes to the Wiki
- To allow you to participate in interactive features of the Wiki when you choose to do so
- To provide support
- To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve the Wiki
- To monitor the usage of the Wiki
- To detect, prevent and address technical issues
Transfer of data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to - and maintained on - computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside New Zealand and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to New Zealand and process it there.
Disclosure of data
The Wiki may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- To comply with a legal obligation
- To protect and defend the rights or property of the Wiki
- To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Wiki
- To protect the personal safety of users of the Wiki or the public
- To protect against legal liability
Security of data
The security of your data 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 Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate the Wiki ("Service Providers"), to provide the Wiki on our behalf, to perform Wiki-related services or to assist us in analyzing how the Wiki is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
Links to other sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
Our Wiki does not address anyone under the age of 18 ("Children").
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.