Effective Date: May 24, 2018

This Privacy Statement is designed to provide information about Phone Usb Driver (“PhoneUSBDriver”, “PUD”, “we”, “our” or “us”) privacy and data collection practices. This privacy policy does not apply to Sites maintained by other companies or organizations to which we may link or who may link to us. We are not responsible for the actions and privacy policies of third-party websites.

We have a few fundamental principles that we follow:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone.
  • The only personal information we store is your IP address in order to make the site function. We store your IP (from which you have accessed this site) for next 30 days in our server log for security purpose. All logs which contain your IP are purged from our servers on 31st day from the day you last visited this site.

We use your Personal Information for four primary purposes:

  • To help you quickly find services or information on the site.
  • To help us create and deliver content most relevant to you.
  • To serve advertisement.
  • To act in urgent circumstances, protect the personal safety of users of the site, or the public.

Personal identification information

We may collect personally identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site and fill out a form (including commenting on our site). Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. We may store the IP addresses on our server. Users may visit our Site without sharing their name, email address, but the IP addresses are always collected and stored. We will collect personal identification information such as name, email address from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personal identification information except the IP address. If users refuse to supply personal identification information, it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities such as newsletter signup which requires a valid email address.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information including IP address.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, phoneusbdriver.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and a number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web Site, and they may deploy cookies in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

DoubleClick DART Cookie
.:: Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on phoneusbdriver.com.
.:: Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to phoneusbdriver.com and other sites on the Internet.
.:: Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include ….
Google Adsense
Amazon

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on phoneusbdriver.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

Advertising

Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This privacy policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps

Some of the services are served by Google on PhoneUSBDriver. Google uses its technology to serve ads to users based on their visit to our Site and other sites on the Internet. We uses the following Google services:

  • Google AdSense.
  • Google Analytics.
  • Google DoubleClick.

Your web browser automatically sends certain information to Google. This includes the URL of the page you’re visiting and your IP address.

Please visit Google’s privacy policy page to learn more about how it uses information from sites or apps that use their services.

Comments

We are using WordPress commenting system so that you can share your views on articles of this website. In comment form you will need to provide Name, Email so that we can fight against spam. You will be provided a checkbox that state “Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment”. If you select this checkbox then only we will save a cookie in your browser that will autofill your name and email, when you will comment next time. If you don’t check this checkbox then everytime you will need to fill your details.

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Please visit their websites to learn more about how they collect your data.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes such as personalized ads, comments, and others are outlined above.

Statcounter Analytics

Statcounter uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on visitors and visitor activity on our website. This data includes:

  • Time and date of visit (this can help us to identify and plan for busy periods on our website).
  • IP address (this is a numerical label assigned to a device by an Internet Service Provider to enable the device to access the internet)
  • Browser and Operating System (this can help us to make sure that our website functions correctly in the browsers/operating systems used to access our site)
  • Device Information e.g. device type and screen size (this can help us to make sure that our website functions correctly in the devices used to access our site)
  • Referring Data e.g. a search engine link (this can help us to understand which search engines are helping visitors to find our website)

Furthermore, when you visit our website a Statcounter cookie (called “is_unique”) may be placed in your browser. This cookie is used only to determine whether you are a first-time or returning visitor and to estimate unique visits to the site.

You can learn more about cookies from StatCounter and set your browser to refuse same by clicking here.

For further details, please see the Statcounter privacy policy.

Where we send your data

As outlined above, PhoneUSBDriver may send the required data to the following third-party networks:

  • Google and their partners – Please refer to Google’s privacy policy.
  • Vultr Cloud Hosting – We are using the Vultr cloud services to store our content and data.
  • BunnyCDN – We are using BunnyCDN to speed-up website loading. So to function properly it stores website static files (images, javascript, CSS). Please refer here for more.
  • Cloudflare – We are using Cloudflare’s to protect our site and content. You can learn more about their privacy policy from here.
  • CIDRAM – We are using CIDRAM firewall to block spammers. It generates a log (contains IPs) which were blocked by it. And it will not log all users visiting to this site. CIDRAM logfiles are deleted every 8th day.

What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments, you can request to learn more about the personal data we hold about you, including data such as email address and name that you have provided to us. You can also request us to erase the data.

This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for analytics, administrative, legal, or security purposes.

How we protect your information

PhoneUSBDriver strictly protects the security of your personal information and honors your choices for its intended use. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

  • We keep our software up to date and take a regular audit to improve security.
  • We use 2048 bit SSL certificate with modern TLS for the encryption.
  • We use the highly strong password and Two Factor Authentication everywhere.
  • We are also using Cloudflare and CIDRAM to protect the site.

Adjust Cookie Settings

You can change the cookie settings for specific browser and remove all cookies or individual sites’s cookies or disable or enable cookies or manage cookies :-

Changes to this privacy policy

Although most changes are likely to be minor, PhoneUSBDriver  may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in PhoneUSBDriver’s sole discretion.  We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Who can I ask if I have any additional questions?

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement and our practices, or you have reason to believe PhoneUSBDriver may have failed to adhere to this Privacy Statement, you can contact us by email:

Phone USB Driver
[email protected]