Personal Information we collect
Personal Information Automatically Obtained from Your Interactions with our website
When you use our website, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type or the domain from which you are visiting, the web-pages you visit, the search terms you use, and any advertisements on which you click.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
Like many websites, we also use “cookie” technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve the Site and our Service. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer’s hard disk. A session cookie enables certain features of the Site and our service and is deleted from your computer when you disconnect from or leave the Site. A persistent cookie remains after you close your browser and may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the Site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your web browser help file directions. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. Aelite may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with the Site and our Service, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on the Site, and to improve the Site and our Service.
We may also automatically record certain information from your device by using various types of technology, including “clear gifs” or “web beacons.” This automatically collected information may include your IP address or other device address or ID, web browser and/or device type, the web pages or sites that you visit just before or just after you use the Service, the pages or other content you view or otherwise interact with on the Service, and the dates and times that you visit, access, or use the Service. We also may use these technologies to collect information regarding your interaction with email messages, such as whether you opened, clicked on, or forwarded a message, to the extent permitted under applicable law.
You can instruct your browser, by editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. Please note that if you delete, or choose not to accept, cookies from the Service, you may not be able to utilize the features of the Service to their fullest potential.
Do Not Track
Aelite does not process or respond to web browsers’ “do not track” signals or other similar transmissions that indicate a request to disable online tracking of users who use our Service.
Third Party Web Beacons and Third Party Buttons
Links to Other Websites
Our Site contains links to other websites. The fact that we link to a website is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with that third party. We do not exercise control over third party websites. These other websites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit Personal Information from you. Other sites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the Personal Information you submit to them. We are not responsible for the content, privacy and security practices, and policies of third-party sites or services to which links or access are provided through the Service. We encourage you to read the privacy policies or statements of the other websites you visit.
How we may use your personal data
We may use the Personal Information we obtain about you to:
- Create and manage a client account, provide our Service and respond to your inquiries;
- Communicate with you to verify your account and for informational and operational purposes, such as account management, customer service, or system maintenance, including by periodically emailing you service-related announcements;
- Aggregate your Personal Information for analytical purposes;
- Provide customer support;
- Operate, evaluate and improve our business (including by developing new products and services; managing our communications; determining the effectiveness of our advertising; analyzing how the Service is being accessed and used; tracking performance of the Service; debugging the Service; facilitating the use of our Service);
- Send you marketing communications about products, services, offers, programs and promotions;
- Ensure the security of our Service;
- Manage our customer, service provider and partner relationships;
- Enforce our agreements related to our Service and our other legal rights; and
- Comply with applicable legal requirements, industry standards and our policies.
- If you are in the European Economic Area, we may process your Personal Information for the above purposes when:
- You have consented to the use of your Personal Information, For example, we may seek to obtain your consent for our uses of cookies or similar technologies, or to send you marketing communications.
- We need your Personal Information to provide you with services and products requested by you, or to respond to your inquiries,
- We have a legal obligation to use your Personal Information, or
- We have a legitimate interest in using your Personal Information. In particular, we have a legitimate interest in using your Personal Information to ensure and improve the safety, security, and performance of our Service, to anonymize Personal Information and carry out data analyses.
How we share your personal Information
We may disclose the Personal Information we collect about you as described below or otherwise disclosed to you at the time the data is collected, including with:
We engage certain trusted third parties to perform functions and provide services to us, including hosting and maintenance, error monitoring, debugging, performance monitoring, billing, customer relationship, database storage and management. We may share your Personal Information with these third parties, but only to the extent necessary to perform these functions and provide such services. We also require these third parties to maintain the privacy and security of the Personal Information they process on our behalf.
Compliance with Laws and Law Enforcement
Aelite cooperates with government and law enforcement officials or private parties to enforce and comply with the law. To the extent permitted under applicable law, we may disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we believe is necessary or appropriate to investigate, respond to, and defend against claims, for legal process (including subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of Aelite or a third party, to protect Aelite against liability, for the safety of the public or any person, to prevent or stop any illegal, unethical, fraudulent, abusive, or legally actionable activity, to protect the security or integrity of the Service and any equipment used to make the Service available, or to comply with the law.
How we protect your personal Information
Aelite is very concerned about safeguarding the confidentiality of your Personal Information. We employ administrative and electronic measures designed to appropriately protect your Personal Information against accidental or unlawful destruction, accidental loss, unauthorized alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access, misuse, and any other unlawful form of processing of the Personal Information in our possession. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot guarantee that information about you will not be accessed, viewed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our administrative, physical, and electronic safeguards, subject to requirements under applicable law to ensure or warrant information security.
We will make any legally-required disclosures of any breach of the security, confidentiality, or integrity of your unencrypted electronically stored Personal Information to you via email or conspicuous posting on our Site in the most expedient time possible and without unreasonable delay, consistent with (i) the legitimate needs of law enforcement or (ii) any measures necessary to determine the scope of the breach and restore the reasonable integrity of the data system , and any other disclosures that may be required under applicable law.
We also take measures to delete your Personal Information or keep it in a form that does not permit identifying you when this information is no longer necessary for the purposes for which we process it, unless we are required by law to keep this information for a longer period. When determining the retention period, we take into account various criteria, such as the type of products and services requested by or provided to you, the nature and length of our relationship with you, possible re-enrollment with our products or services, the impact on the services we provide to you if we delete some information from or about you, mandatory retention periods provided by law and the statute of limitations.
Your Rights and Choices
If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive such marketing communications from us, please follow the unsubscribe instructions provided in any of the communications.
Please be aware that, even after you opt out from receiving commercial messages from us, you will continue to receive administrative messages from us regarding any service we provide.
To update your preferences, ask us to remove your information from our mailing lists, delete your account or submit a request to exercise your rights under applicable law, please contact us as specified in the “How to Contact Us” section below.
The Site is not directed to persons under 16. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with Personal Information without their consent, he or she should contact us.
We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under 16. If we become aware that a child under 16 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our files.
Aelite Limited as Data Processors
Within the terms of the agreement with the data controller (our software clients), and its contract, a we may decide:
- What IT systems or other methods to use to collect personal data;
- How to store the personal data;
- The detail of the security surrounding the personal data;
- The means used to transfer the personal data from one organisation to another;
- The means used to retrieve personal data about certain individuals;
- The method for ensuring a retention schedule is adhered to;
- The means used to delete or dispose of the data.
Direct access to databases
As Software hosting and storage provider Aelite only store data requested by its clients.
- Data is stored in databases on secured servers
- Aelite can securely access the stored data
- Data is never downloaded unless requested by the client.
- Data is never accessed unless required.
- Data is never seen by or passed to a third party.
- Data will be stored until it is requested by the client to remove the data.
Access Via Software Interfaces
Access to data through our software is secured and password protected
Passwords are regularly changed and comply with security protocol for complexity
Access to software is not given to anyone except the client and Aelite support team members.
We have undertaken an analysis of the risks presented by our processing, and use this to assess the appropriate level of security we need to put in place.
When deciding what measures to implement, we have taken into account of the state of the art and costs of implementation.
We make sure that we regularly review our information security policies and measures and, where necessary, improve them.
We have put in place basic technical controls such as those specified by established frameworks like Cyber Essentials.
We understand that we may also need to put other technical measures in place depending on our circumstances and the type of personal data we process.
We use encryption and/or pseudonymisation where it is appropriate to do so.
Understand the requirements of confidentiality, integrity and availability for the personal data we process.
We make sure that we can restore access to personal data in the event of any incidents, such as by establishing an appropriate backup process.
We conduct regular testing and reviews of our measures to ensure they remain effective, and act on the results of those tests where they highlight areas for improvement.
Where appropriate, we implement measures that adhere to an approved code of conduct or certification mechanism.
We ensure that any data processor we use also implements appropriate technical and organisational measures.
The rights of your clients
As a third party provider, Aelite does not have contact with the persons named in the stored data.
Your clients have the right see, amend and request removal from the stored database.
It is your responsibility to request this from us on their behalf.
Requests will be honoured within in the 30 day processing time
Data Breach Procedures
We are registered with the ICO (information Commissioner’s Office) In the unlikely event of a data breach both you and the ICO will be notified within 72 hours.
Our software does not collect, store or pass payment information this is undertaken by a third party payment processing facilities.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail using the details provided below:
Aelite Ltd, 16 Lyon Road, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, KT12 3PU
This statement is effective from 25th May 2018