“The Virus Centre (we, us, our) complies with the New Zealand Privacy Act 1993 (the Act) when dealing with personal data. Personal data is about the information on a distinguishable person (a real person).
This policy sets guidelines on how we will collect, use, disclose, and protect your personal data.
Under the Act, this policy does not limit or exclude any of your rights.
If you wish to seek further information on the Act, see www.privacy.org.nz.”
“Personally Identifiable Information”
Refers to any information that identifies or can be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone number, fax number, email address, financial profiles, social security number, and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information does not include information that is collected anonymously (that is, without identification of the individual user) or demographic information not connected to an identified individual.
What Personally Identifiable Information is collected?
We may collect basic user profile information from all of our Visitors. We collect the following additional information from our Authorized Customers: the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of Authorized Customers, the nature and size of the business, and the nature and size of the advertising inventory that the Authorized Customer intends to purchase or sell.
What organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of information, our third party service vendors (such as credit card companies, clearinghouses and banks) who may provide such services as credit, insurance, and escrow services may collect this information from our Visitors and Authorized Customers. We do not control how these third parties use such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use personal information provided to them from Visitors and Authorized Customers. Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act solely as links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or use the information given to them.
How does the Site use Personally Identifiable Information?
We use Personally Identifiable Information to customize the Site, to make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill buying and selling requests on the Site. We may email Visitors and Authorized Customers about research or purchase and selling opportunities on the Site or information related to the subject matter of the Site. We may also use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and Authorized Customers in response to specific inquiries, or to provide requested information.
With whom may the information may be shared?
Personally Identifiable Information about Authorized Customers may be shared with other Authorized Customers who wish to evaluate potential transactions with other Authorized Customers. We may share aggregated information about our Visitors, including the demographics of our Visitors and Authorized Customers, with our affiliated agencies and third party vendors. We also offer the opportunity to “opt out” of receiving information or being contacted by us or by any agency acting on our behalf.
How is Personally Identifiable Information stored?
Personally Identifiable Information collected by The Virus Centre is securely stored and is not accessible to third parties or employees of The Virus Centre except for use as indicated above.
What choices are available to Visitors regarding collection, use and distribution of the information?
Visitors and Authorized Customers may opt out of receiving unsolicited information from or being contacted by us and/or our vendors and affiliated agencies by responding to emails as instructed, or by contacting us at 697B Wairere Drive, Chartwell, Hamilton
Are Cookies Used on the Site?
How does The Virus Centre use login information?
The Virus Centre uses login information, including, but not limited to, IP addresses, ISPs, and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the Site, track a user’s movement and use, and gather broad demographic information.
What partners or service providers have access to Personally Identifiable Information from Visitors and/or Authorized Customers on the Site?
How does the Site keep Personally Identifiable Information secure?
All of our employees are familiar with our security policy and practices. The Personally Identifiable Information of our Visitors and Authorized Customers is only accessible to a limited number of qualified employees who are given a password in order to gain access to the information. We audit our security systems and processes on a regular basis. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or social security numbers, is protected by encryption protocols, in place to protect information sent over the Internet. While we take commercially reasonable measures to maintain a secure site, electronic communications and databases are subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to Visitors or Authorized Customers for any such occurrences.
How can Visitors correct any inaccuracies in Personally Identifiable Information?
Visitors and Authorized Customers may contact us to update Personally Identifiable Information about them or to correct any inaccuracies by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can a Visitor delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable Information collected by the Site?
We provide Visitors and Authorized Customers with a mechanism to delete/deactivate Personally Identifiable Information from the Site’s database by contacting . However, because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete a Visitor’s entry without retaining some residual information. An individual who requests to have Personally Identifiable Information deactivated will have this information functionally deleted, and we will not sell, transfer, or use Personally Identifiable Information relating to that individual in any way moving forward.
The Virus Centre contains links to other web sites. Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to another web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policies may differ from ours.
The Virus Centre (“The Virus Centre“) operates www.quickheal.co.nz and may operate other websites. It is The Virus Centre policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, The Virus Centre collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Virus Centre purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Virus Centre visitors use its website. From time to time, The Virus Centre may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Virus Centre also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on www.quickheal.co.nz blogs/sites. The Virus Centre only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to The Virus Centre websites choose to interact with The Virus Centre in ways that require The Virus Centre to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Virus Centre gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at www.quickheal.co.nz to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with The Virus Centre are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The Virus Centre collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with The Virus Centre. The Virus Centre does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
The Virus Centre may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. The Virus Centre may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Virus Centre does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
The Virus Centre discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on The Virus Centre behalf or to provide services available at The Virus Centre websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using The Virus Centre websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Virus Centre will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above,The Virus Centre discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Virus Centre believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Virus Centre, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an The Virus Centre website and have supplied your email address, The Virus Centre may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with The Virus Centre and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. The Virus Centre takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If The Virus Centre, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The Virus Centre goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of The Virus Centre may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.