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SCC Internet Privacy Policy

SCC Soft Computer respects your right to privacy, and we want you to be aware of how we collect and handle information on our Web site.

How and what information does this Web site gather?
SCC Soft Computer may collect information from its users in three ways: (a) from SCC Soft Computer Web server logs, (b) with cookies and (c) directly from the user.

a. IP Addresses
An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you access the Internet. All computer identification on the Internet is conducted with IP addresses, which allow computers and servers to recognize and communicate with each other. SCC Soft Computer collects IP addresses in order to conduct system administration, report aggregate information to affiliates, subsidiaries, sponsors, advertisers or partners, and to conduct site analysis. SCC Soft Computer will also use IP addresses to identify any users who threaten SCC Soft Computerís service, site, visitors, or clients.

b. Cookies
A cookie is a small data string our server writes to your hard drive that contains your unique user ID for our Web site. We use cookies to deliver Web content specific to your interests, or to avoid showing you the same message repeatedly. A cookie cannot be used to access or otherwise compromise the data on your computer or hard drive. You may choose to change your browser settings to disable cookies if you wish. Please be aware that cookies may be required to complete certain functions on this Web site.

c. Form or E-mail User-Supplied Information
SCC Soft Computer may request users to give SCC Soft Computer contact information such as their name, organization, address, e-mail address, etc. The user's contact information is used to provide the user with the content or service request.

SCC adherence to the Safe Harbor Program.
SCC Soft Computer complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries. SCC Soft Computer has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view SCC Soft Computer's certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/

Does SCC send e-mail to site visitors?
At times, we may utilize e-mail for any of these reasons:

  • To respond to a site visitor's e-mail
  • To send information that a visitor has requested
  • To conduct online surveys
  • We may use opt-in e-mail lists to promote SCC or third party products or services

In all of these situations you will be provided with direction on how to opt out of future e-mails of this nature.

Does SCC sell or give my information to other companies?
SCC Soft Computer does not sell nor disclose individually identifiable information obtained online about our visitors to anyone outside of SCC Soft Computer. The only exceptions to this rule are the following:

  • If you specifically authorize SCC Soft Computer to share your information with another company
  • If it is required by law
  • Disclosure is necessary to protect the safety of customers, employees or property

Does SCC accommodate links to other sites?
Yes, our site contains links to other Web sites. SCC Soft Computer is not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by other sites.

How Does SCC protect my personal information?
SCC is committed to protecting the information you give us, so we implement the appropriate safeguards to do so. Any information that you give us is protected and stored in password-protected, limited-access servers. These servers reside behind a corporate firewall that maintains tight controls on any access to the system from both our internal network and the Internet.

Who do I contact if I am concerned about online advertising and privacy?
Please send an e-mail to our Webmaster who will then address your concern.