Virtual IT is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Virtual IT reserves the right to change this policy from time to time by updating this policy. We would recommend that you occasionally check this policy to ensure that you are happy with any changes we might have made. This policy is effective from 1st June 2012
What we collect
We collect the following information for reporting purposes:
- Google Analytics reporting information
- Where our visitor came from (search engine, search keyword, link)
- Amount of user visits
- Duration of the visit
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent un-authorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use Google Analytics to log traffic cookies which identifies which pages are being used. Our Analytics also supports Display Advertising which allows us to collect data about our traffic via the DoubleClick cookie. Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings.
It helps us analyze data about our web page traffic, which enables us to tailor our website to customer’s needs. This information is only used for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
In short, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
How to block cookies
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies, for example:
- In Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector;
- In Firefox you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, and un-checking “Accept cookies from sites” in the “Privacy” box.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Should you have any questions about content of this policy please feel free to email us on firstname.lastname@example.org.