Privacy Statements

Information collection and privacy protection

MB Computer Data/Web Systems, Cape Cod Webs Service . Com from this point on referred to as CCWEBS.

This page explains the type of information that is collected by CCWEBS, how such information is used, and under what circumstances and to whom it may be disclosed. Any links followed by users of our web site should be aware that by use of these links the policy of the linked web pages will vary from ours, and users should check that web site's policy and privacy statements. We assume no responsibility whatsoever for the use of linked sites.

Your email address

CCWEBS will only record email addresses in the event that you send a message by email, purchase one of our products or if you register requesting notifications. Registration for notifications may be made initially by email, postal mail or facsimile. Your email address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to any third party mailing lists without your consent by way of a specific request in writing. CCWEBS will not use or disclose your email address for any other purpose except to keep you informed of service notifications, without your prior written consent. We reserve the right to email our customers concerning our service, offers and information we feel is important for the benefit of our customers regarding our ISP and Web Page services. We do provide for our customers to remove themselves from our email list at their own discretion. CCWEBS does not collect email addresses from the use of any of our utilities on our website, i.e. Postcard Makers, Stories, Web Email etc.

Your Credit Card and Financial Information

CCWEBS provides a secure encrypted gateway for your credit card and financial information to be transmitted using the Internet. We use Authorize.Netô for our secure gateway and financial transactions. Authorize.Netô is a national leader in high-end secure encrypted gateways and leads the industry in Internet secure transactions. We use secure 128-bit (or higher) Web Server encryption technology for the collection of Credit Card and other financial and personal information.

Storage of Credit Card and Financial Information

CCWEBS does NOT store your Credit Card or Financial information on our web servers. For our customers protection all finical information is transferred via secure gateways to be stored on our off line systems until the information is needed for transactions.

DataStream and cookies

When visiting this website CCWEBSís server makes a record of the visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:

  • the userís IP address - this allows us to consider the visitors who
    use the site most, and tailor the site to their interests;
  • the userís operating system (for example Windows, Mac etc.)
    - this allows us to tailor browser or platform specific parts of the
    site to each operating system because browsers act differently
    on each platform;
  • the userís top level domain name (for example .com, .gov,
    .au etc.) - this allows us to tailor information relevant to different
    domains;
  • the date and time of the visit to the site - this is important for identifying
    the websiteís busy times and ensuring maintenance on the site is
    conducted outside these periods;
  • pages accessed and documents downloaded - this indicates to
    us which pages or documents are most important to our users and
    also helps identify important information that may be difficult to
    find;
  • duration of the visit - this indicates to us how interesting and
    informative our site is to our users;
  • the type of browser used - this is important for browser specific
    coding e.g. Javascript.

The above listed information is collected "in general" and no specific information with regard to a user's name, mailing address or like information is collected.

No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities unless legally compelled to do so, such as in the event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Providerís log files.

This site contains links to other sites. CCWEBS is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. CCWEBS has no knowledge if cookies or other tracking devices are used on linked websites.

Security of Information

We provide a secure environment and a reliable system but you should be aware that there may be inherent risks associated with the transmission of information via the Internet. For those who do not wish to use the Internet, CCWEBS may provide alternative ways of obtaining and providing information.

Updates/Information to our security Statement

We reserve the right to update and modify this page to keep current with new laws and technologies at any time. We welcome our customers and web site users to view this page as often as they wish. We may or may not make broadcast email and postal mail announcements regarding updates to our Privacy Statement. There are further and more specific terms and information on our Privacy Policies located on our "Agreement" page, you are welcome to view the "Agreement" page.

 

Terms and Reference

Cookies - Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer's hard disk for record-keeping purposes. Most Web browsers are set to accept cookies. However, if you do not wish to receive any cookies you may set your browser to refuse cookies. In some instances this may mean you will not be able to take full advantage of parts of the Network/WWW.

A legally operated server should not be able find out a name or email address, or anything about a userís computer, by using cookies.

Domain name - The code for the country or type of internet connection a user comes from, such as '.com' '.gov' '.org' '.uk' .

Internet Service Provider - A company or organization that provides access to the internet for users.

Law enforcement agency - An agency of the Commonwealth or a State or Territory, which exercises powers such as executing a warrant to seize documentation or goods or to search premises etc.

Notification - Automatic advice of new or updated material available via CCWEBS, provided to a user who registers or uses one or more of our services.

Last updated: 06/01/2001