We understand the
power that the Internet holds for changing your life and making
things easier for you. These benefits are at risk if people are
concerned about their personal privacy. We are committed to
providing you with an Internet experience that respects and protects
your personal privacy choices and concerns.
and practices are detailed below. Please read them thoroughly. We
make two pledges to you:
- We will not
release personally identifiable information about you without your
permission (except as needed to provide to you the services you
have expressly requested).
- You can tell us
what your privacy questions and concerns are so that we can
Personally identifiable information is information, like your
name, birth date, e-mail address or mailing address, that can be
used to uniquely identify you.
information is not personally identifiable information.
Anonymous information is information about how you use our site
(such as sites you visit and searches you do). Anonymous information
also includes the domain names and/or I.P. addresses (as explained
below) of internet browsers that visit our site, the time of day the
site was visited, and other non-personal information. Anonymous
information is information that is not tied to any person who is not
registered as an Tri-State Hosting and Design member, but helps us
know who and what our users do.
The next sections
tell how and when we collect anonymous information from you.
Use of IP
An Internet protocol (I.P.) address is a set of numbers that is
automatically assigned to your computer whenever you log on to your
internet service provider or through your company's local area
network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN). Web servers, the powerful
computers that provide web pages for viewing, automatically identify
your computer by the IP address assigned to it during your session
We may collect I.P.
addresses for some purposes (for example, to report anonymous user
information to our advertisers and to audit the use of our site). We
do not ordinarily link a user's I.P. address to a person's personal
information, which means we will have a record of each user's
session but the user remains anonymous to us.
Under certain circumstances, I.P. addresses and/or domain names may
be linked to personally identifiable information, when said
information is stored in databases managed by Internet registrars or
registries such as
Solutions or ARIN.
We operate secure data networks protected by industry standard
firewall and password protection. We have security measures in place
to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of
your user data under our control.
employees have access to the information you provide us. For
example, we impose strict rules on our employees who have access
either to the databases that store user information or to the
servers that host our services. While we cannot guarantee that loss,
misuse or alteration to data will not occur, we try to prevent such