DuMeter.net Privacy Policy

Effective June 20, 2012

Hagel Technologies Ltd. (the "Company", "we") is firmly committed to the protection of your privacy. This policy outlines the Company's practices with regards to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information and the efforts we take to ensure that such information is properly protected.

Information collection

General use of dumeter.net web site

Cookies. Hagel Technologies uses cookies to store and track your web browser session. A cookie is a message that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. Most Internet sites use cookies. You can set your browser preferences to reject all cookies but then you will not be able to log in into DuMeter.net service.

IP Address. Hagel Technologies may also collect IP addresses for the purposes of systems administration. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer automatically when you use the Internet. When you visit a page on the DuMeter.net web site, our servers log your IP address. Your IP address is not linked to anything personally identifiable.

Google Analytics. This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Registration for DuMeter.net service

When you register for DuMeter.net service, we collect personally identifying information from you. During registration you are asked to provide your name, email address and time zone. In addition, if you choose to sign into DuMeter.net using your Facebook, Google or Twitter account, we may also collect additional information such as your Facebook, Google or Twitter ID, email or user picture. We do not collect or store your third-party account password.

Requesting assistance or purchasing services on dumeter.net

We may collect personally identifiable information from you when you request assistance, submit your feedback or participate in promotions and special programs on DuMeter.net web site. If you are making a purchase or enrolling in a service for which there is a fee, we, or a 3rd party working in partnership with us, will collect your credit card, billing address, and other verifying information.

Information sent from computers associated with DuMeter.net service

DuMeter.net client software periodically submits the following information to our servers: anonymous token used to identify the reporting computer, client software version number, DU Meter serial name and code if the client software has been registered, and hourly totals of bytes sent and received by the computer. The actual data that represent your networking activity is never collected, logged or transferred anywhere by the client software.

How is my personally identifiable information used?

We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. We use 128-bit SSL encryption to protect your data while it is being sent over the Internet, and properly encrypt and secure all sensitive information on our database servers.

Your email address, Facebook or Twitter accounts may be used to conact you by Hagel Technologies or its affiliated entites for the following reasons:

  1. Notifying you about changes in your account status.
  2. Nofifying you about excessive Internet bandwidth utilization, if you set up DuMeter.net alert to warn you about such event.
  3. Answering your assistance requests, or asking for your feedback about our website.
  4. Nofifying you about major changes to the website, the Terms of Use or this Privacy Policy.
  5. Notifying you of existing or prospective products and services offered by us or our partners.

Who does Hagel Technologies share information with?

We will not disclose your personally identifiable information to third parties except to the extent necessary to provide you with a requested product or service. We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web site.

What else should I know about my privacy?

Please remember that protection of your privacy begins with you. You are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any password you use to register, and you should always be careful and responsible whenever disclosing information online. This Web site contains links to other sites that are not owned or controlled by Hagel Technologies. Please be aware that we, Hagel Technologies, are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites.

Acceptance of Privacy Policy

By using the DuMeter.net web site and service, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree or are not comfortable with any policy described in this Privacy statement, your only remedy is to discontinue use of this service. We reserve the right, to modify this Privacy Statement at any time. If we materially change how we use your personal information we will notify you either by email or through a prominent notice on the web site. Your continued use of any portion of the DuMeter.net web site following notification or posting of such changes, will constitute your acceptance of those changes. If you have questions or concerns about our specific policies, please contact us through our feedback form.