Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which NoteShred collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the https://www.noteshred.com website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by NoteShred.

Personal Identification Information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

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.

Web Browser Cookies

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are required to use the NoteShred service. We use cookies to record current session information, but do not use permanent cookies. You are required to re-login to your NoteShred account after a certain period of time has elapsed to protect you against others accidentally accessing your account contents.

How We Use Collected Information

NoteShred may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service
    Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To send periodic emails
    We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order or to provide updates about product information, company news or service information. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our Site.

How We Protect Your Information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.
We use industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to safeguard the account registration process and sign-up information which includes access to any note content. Other security safeguards include but are not limited to data encryption, firewalls, ephemeral storage and password authentication.
Note content is encrypted using 256bit AES-CBC encryption standards and stored within the database for the duration of the note until shredded or deleted after which the note content is deleted from the database. The note title is not considered part of the note content and is not encrypted.

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 for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

NoteShred has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. 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.

Data Storage

NoteShred uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run NoteShred. Although NoteShred owns the code, databases, and all rights to the NoteShred application, you retain all rights to your data.

Disclosure

NoteShred may disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.

Your Acceptance Of These Terms

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

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at:
admin@noteshred.com


This document was last updated on August 03, 2014