Who we are
Our website address is https://serverdiy.net. We described who we are here.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We collect information about you when you send us an email, leave comments or submit a request form but only for the purposes of carrying out our contracted service or contacting you with a reply as requested. This information may include but is not limited to, your name, e-mail address, phone number, and any other details as might be requested from you for the purpose of registration and/or continued use of our Services.
We may also collect information from you if you request information.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
When you send us a contact form request, that information is used solely for the purposes of replying to your message. The contact form software we use records your data in our website database so it can send us a notification of your correspondence. Emails are retained on the database indefinitely.
When you signup to our newsletter, we request your first name and your email address so we can send you news, updates and marketing materials that we feel are of benefit to our clients and audience. We absolutely never share your data with any third parties and you will always be able to unsubscribe easily, using the unsubscribe link at the bottom of every newsletter email.
We use Google Feedburner as our email newsletter provider. Feedburner by Google is fully GDPR compliant and committed to robust privacy policies which you can read all about on their page https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to save your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
1. Google Adsense
ServerDIY.net has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We use Google Analytics service to track and to measure our website’s traffic performance. We also collect non personally identifiable information to analyze the traffic of its website thanks to Google Analytics. We may gather additional non-personal information in the future. Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected. This information can include your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain the quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of this website.
Google Analytics service is fully GDPR compliant and committed to robust privacy policies which you can read all about on their page https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
Who we share your data with
Certain services made available via ServerDIY.net are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the ServerDIY.net domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that ServerDIY.net may share such information and data with any third party with whom ServerDIY.net has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of ServerDIY.net users.
3rd Party Services we may share your data with:
- Google Adsense – Displayed relevant promotional ads may track your statistics. Google Adsense service is fully GDPR compliant and committed to robust privacy policies which you can read all about on their page https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from this website by contacting us at our dedicated Contact-us page.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Our contact information
You can contact us by emailing us via our dedicated contact page. We will respond to any requests for data or information as soon as possible.
How we protect your data
The ServerDIY.net secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. This website uses an SSL certificate which protects data as it is transferred from computer to computer. SSL is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral. SSL is an industry-standard and is used by millions of websites in the protection of their online transactions with their customers.
What data breach procedures we have in place
Under General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 if the personal data that you store about you has been compromised in any form we will report the breach to the DPC (Data Protection Officer) within 72 hours.
We have procedures in place to detect, report and investigate a personal data breach and will comply with these and review them on a regular basis.
If a data breach is likely to bring harm to you the ‘individual’ (such as identity theft or breach of confidentiality) you will also be notified.
Upon becoming aware of a security incident, ServerDIY.net shall notify its users and newsletter subscribers without undue delay and shall provide timely information relating to the security incident as it becomes known or as is reasonably requested by customers, users and newsletter subscribers.
What third parties we receive data from
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We, therefore, have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
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–Updated on 2nd November 2019.