2.0 USER PRIVACY AND DATA PROTECTION CORE PRINCIPLES
- Data is collected and processed only when necessary
- We will never sell, rent or otherwise distribute or make public your personal information
2.1 RELEVANT LEGISLATION
Along with our business and internal computer systems, this website is designed to comply with the following national and international legislation with regards to data protection and user privacy:
This site’s compliance with the above legislation means that this site is likely compliant with the data protection and user privacy legislation set out by many other countries and territories as well.
3.0 PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT THIS WEBSITE COLLECTS AND WHY WE COLLECT IT
This website collects and uses personal information for the following reasons:
3.1 PERSONAL INFORMATION
We use a tool called Google Analytics to record user interactions for some of our apps and on the Blobina website (blobina.com). This information includes but is not exclusive to user page views, user interactions and user usage time.
The information gathered from Google Analytics is used to improve the Blobina website.
Although GA records data such as your geographical location, device, internet browser and operating system, none of this information personally identifies you to us. GA also records your computer’s IP address which could be used to personally identify you but Google do not grant us access to this. Blobina Animations consider Google to be a third party data processor.
- All information is anonymous.
- We do not collect any personal information about the users of our apps.
3.2 CONTACT FORMS AND EMAIL LINKS
Should you choose to contact us using the contact form on our “Contact Us” page or an email link, none of the data that you supply will be stored by this website or passed to or be processed by any of the third party data processors defined in this policy. Instead the data will be collated into an email and sent to us over the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP).
Our own SMTP servers are protected by TLS (also known as SSL) meaning that the email content is encrypted using SHA-2, 256-bit cryptography before being sent across the internet. The email content is then decrypted by our local computers and devices. However, not all mail servers are secured in such a way. Therefore, we would suggest that you always consider email as an insecure medium and not include personal, confidential or otherwise sensitive information within an email.
4.0 ABOUT THIS WEBSITE’S SERVER
This website is hosted by 34sp within a UK data centre located just outside Manchester.
All traffic (transferal of files) between this website and your browser is encrypted and delivered over HTTPS.
5.0 OUR THIRD PARTY DATA PROCESSORS
We use a number of third parties to process personal data on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them comply with the legislation set out in section 2.0. These third parties are based in the USA or EU and were outlined below are EU-U.S Privacy Shield compliant.
6.0 DATA BREACHES
We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third party data processors to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach if it is apparent that personal data stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.
7.1 DATA CONTROLLER
The data controller of this website is: Selina Wagner, a registered UK sole trader.
Whose registered office is:
Rhueval, 9 Atholl Place, Dunblane, FK15 9AQ
And whose operating office is:
Blobina Animations, CodeBase Stirling, 8 – 10 Corn Exchange Road, Stirling FK8 2HU
7.2 DATA PROTECTION OFFICER
Mrs Selina Wagner
8.0 PRIVACY QUESTIONS
8.1 PRIVACY-RELATED INFORMATION