Sourcetrail Privacy Policy

– Effective 1.1.2016 –

Sourcetrail.com adheres to the Austrian Data Protection Act 2000. This Privacy Policy explains how Sourcetrail.com gathers and uses user´s data when visiting and interacting with Sourcetrail.com.

1. Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Sourcetrail.com 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. Sourcetrail.com´s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Sourcetrail.com´s visitors use its website.
Sourcetrail.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Sourcetrail.com does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

2. Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Sourcetrail.com´s websites choose to interact with Sourcetrail.com in ways that require Sourcetrail.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Sourcetrail.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who choose to buy a software license to provide their name and email address. In each case, Sourcetrail.com collects such information only as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor´s interaction with Sourcetrail.com. Sourcetrail.com 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.

3. Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Sourcetrail.com will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
The Sourcetrail.com mailing list is powered by MailChimp. If you are a registered user of the Sourcetrail.com mailing list and have supplied your email address, Sourcetrail.com 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 Sourcetrail.com and our products. You may unsubscribe from our mailing lists at any time.
Any data collected during an online purchase is handled by FastSpring.
Sourcetrail.com takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

4. Aggregated Statistics

Sourcetrail.com may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Sourcetrail.com may reveal how many downloads a particular version got, or say which versions are most popular.

5. Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor´s computer, and that the visitor´s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Sourcetrail.com uses cookies to help Sourcetrail.com identify and track visitors, their usage of Sourcetrail.com website, and their website access preferences. Sourcetrail.com visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Sourcetrail.com´s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Sourcetrail.com´s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

6. Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses cookies to help the website analyze how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google´s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

7. Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Sourcetrail.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Sourcetrail.com´s sole discretion. Sourcetrail.com encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.