Personally Identifiable Information
Email Communications and Promotional Offers
If you sign up for news about the Center via the Website, you may receive email communications from us. We may send you email, contact you, or engage you in other communication mediums that relates to your use of the Website and Services. If, at any time, you do not wish to receive email communications about the Website or our newsletters, please use the "UNSUBSCRIBE" link at the bottom of our email.
Children’s Privacy Protection
The Center understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy online. The Website is not designed for, or intentionally targeted at, children 13 years of age or younger. It is not our policy to intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13. No one under the age of 13 should submit any PII to the Center and/or the Website.
Disclosures to Third Parties Assisting In Our Operations
The Center may share your PII under confidentiality agreements with other companies that work with, or on behalf of, the Center to provide cybersecurity or other services. These companies may use your PII to assist the Center in its operations. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.
Disclosures Under Special Circumstances
We may provide information about you to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process or governmental regulations, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims. We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or as otherwise required by law.
Anonymous Information and Automatically Collected Information
Each time a visitor comes to the Website, the Center collects some information to improve the overall quality of the visitor’s online experience.
IP Addresses and Web Server Logs
An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a number that automatically identifies the computer/device you have used to access the Internet. The IP address enables our server to send you the web pages that you want to visit, and it may disclose the server owned by your Internet Service Provider. The Center may use IP addresses to conduct website analyses and performance reviews and to administer this Website.
The Center understands that storing our data in a secure manner is required. The Center stores PII and other data using industry-standard administrative safeguards to secure data against foreseeable risks, such as modification, access, unauthorized use, disclosure, or destruction. Please note, however, that while the Center has endeavored to create a secure website for users, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to/from the Website or via e-mail cannot be guaranteed.
You may review and request changes to your PII that the Center has collected, including the removal of your PII from the Center’s databases in order to prevent receipt of future communications or to halt receipt of our Website services, using any of the following options:
You can send your request via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail your request to the following postal address:
Center for Cybersecurity Policy and Law, 600 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001