Terms of Use

All information provided on this site and the links embedded within its pages are provided for informational and educational purposes only. The author of this Web site makes no guarantees whatsoever that, if you follow any of the recommendations contained herein, you won’t become the victim of a crime or malware. Protecting your IT assets requires planning, effort, vigilance, discipline and a long-term commitment. There is no “set it and forget it” path to Information Security.

By using this site, you agree to personally and individually assume all risk and responsibility regarding the implementation of any of the recommendations, tips, tools, techniques, resources, software packages, or methods discussed herein and you agree to hold the author harmless for anything which may arise from the use thereof.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy tells you how this Web site uses the personal information collected at this site. Please read this privacy policy before using the site or submitting any personal information. By using the site, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy policy. These practices may be changed, but any changes will be posted and changes will only apply to activities and information on a going forward, not retroactive basis. You are encouraged to review the privacy policy whenever you visit the site to make sure that you understand how any personal information you provide will be used.

Note: The privacy practices set forth in this privacy policy are for this Web site only. If you link to other Web sites, please review the privacy policies posted at those sites.

Collection of Information
This site collects personally identifiable information, like names, postal addresses, email addresses, etc., when voluntarily submitted by visitors. The information you provide is used to fulfill your specific request. This information is only used to fulfill your specific request, unless you give permission to use it in another manner, for example to add you to a mailing list.

Cookie/Tracking Technology
This Web site may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the Web site, and understanding how visitors use this site. Cookies can also help customize the site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies. However, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.

Distribution of Information
The author of this site may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting in fraud prevention or investigation when: (1) permitted or required by law; or, (2) trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions; or, (3) investigating fraud which has already taken place. The information is not provided to these companies for marketing purposes.

Commitment to Data Security
Your personally identifiable information is kept secure. Only authorized employees, agents and contractors (who have agreed to keep information secure and confidential) have access to this information. All emails and newsletters from this site allow you to opt-out of future mailings.