The Information Collected
Hikeset will not collect any personal information about you (such as your name, address, age, telephone number, or email address) unless you provide it to us voluntarily. If you do not want your personal information collected, please do not submit it to us. If you have already submitted this information and would like it to be removed from Hikeset’s records please contact us through the contact page of the Website. Other than as described below, or in a separate agreement with you, Hikeset does not give or sell any user information to any third party. However, Hikeset may disclose your personal information when required by law or court order.
When you register with the Website and during your visit to the Website, Hikeset may request that you provide or you may otherwise voluntarily provide certain personal information that Hikeset collects and stores.For example:
- When you sign up for the Website, Hikeset may collect your name, email address and other information.
- When you request to be a part of an email list, Hikeset collects your email address. At any time, you have the option to remove yourself from such list by using the 'unsubscribe' link in the footer of any email you receive. You may also request to be excluded from any email messages by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line: Opt Out.
- When you submit a question to us either via email or via the Website, we need your email address to respond, and you also may provide us with various types of information to allow us to answer your question.
- When you visit the Website, we also collect anonymous information from you. This may include for example, information about the hardware and/or software you are using, including but not limited to information about your operating system, Internet browser, screen resolution or connection speed, your Internet Protocol (IP) Address, the time of your visit to pages on the Website, information about pages you visited, time spent visiting the Website, usage patterns within the Website, and the domain name of the Website from which you linked to the Website. This information is not matched to your personal information and does not personally identify you.
The Use of InformationHikeset may use your information for a variety of purposes, including the following:
Use of IP Addresses
Hikeset collects and analyzes traffic on the Website by keeping track of the IP addresses of visitors to the Website. IP addresses are unique numeric identifiers that are assigned to each computer browser accessing the Internet. An IP address, by itself, cannot identify you personally. However, when combined with other information provided by your Internet Service Provider (ISP), your IP address can be used to identify the computer accessing the Website. Under certain circumstances, recipients, their legal representatives, and/ or law enforcement authorities may be able to combine this with information disclosed by ISPs to determine the source of a particular communication. By using this service, you knowingly and voluntarily assume any risks associated with such disclosure.
The Sharing of Information
The information Hikeset gathers may be shared with other third parties, including companies with which Hikeset has a relationship with.For example:
Hikeset uses reasonable precautions to keep the personal information disclosed to us secure and to disclose such information only to third parties Hikeset believes to be responsible. However, Hikeset is not responsible for any breach of security or for any actions of any third parties which receive the information. Hikeset may also link to a wide variety of other websites. Hikeset is not responsible for their privacy policies or how they treat information about their users.
Options Regarding the Use of Your Information
If you do not want to receive emails from Hikeset, please write us at email@example.com using the subject line "Opt Out." Additionally each email you receive from Hikeset will contain instructions for unsubscribing from the email list.
Similarly if you would like Hikeset not to share your personally identifying information with other companies, you should contact us by writing to us at: Hikeset, 801 Brazos St, #1600, Austin, TX 78701.
Hikeset is committed to doing its best to maintain the security of information collected on the Website. To try to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, Hikeset has put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure information collected online. To the extent user information is maintained, it is located on a secured server behind a firewall; it is not directly connected to the internet. The firewall meets recognized industry standards.