xource is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. the information below provides information on how data xource collects from you via the websites, or that you provide to xource, will be processed.
what information is collected via the websites?
we collect certain information about you when you use xource to improve the website by monitoring how users use her.
your ip address and web browser details
these are used when you log in but are not stored when the session finishes, i.e. when you log off. statistical information about ip addresses and browsers is also collected.
information on how you use xource using cookies
- identify unique users
- identify unique sessions
- store information about users’ sessions and campaigns
xource uses a limited number of third-party suppliers to provide specific functionality. please click here for further information on these cookies.
most web browsers allow you to turn off cookies or to receive a warning before a cookie is stored on your device. please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about how to do this. please note, however, that if you disable any cookies that xource place on your device, you may not be able to use certain services or facilities on her.
when we collect your personal information, we process and store it in accordance with the data protection act 1998 and the company’s data protection policy.
if you choose not to register or provide personal information, you can still visit xource and read all the topics and the entries.
we do not share information collected on xource with any other organization for marketing or commercial purposes. we may, however, be required to pass on personal information if we have a legal obligation to do so.
keeping data secure
we store your data on secure servers in the uk and germany. anonymous cookie information may be stored on servers outside the uk depending on the third party supplier.
transmitting information over the internet is generally not completely secure and we cannot guarantee the security of your data. given that the internet is a global medium, using the internet to collect and process personal information necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. by browsing xource and communicating electronically with us you acknowledge and consent to xource processing information collected through her and social media channels in accordance with the data protection act 1998 and xource’s data protection policy.
links to other websites
when engaging with xource’s social media channels you are using the services of a third-party provider. you will, therefore, be subject to the data protection policies of those organizations in addition to those of xource. such third-party providers are outside of our control and are not covered by this policy.
you have a right to find out what information we hold about you and ask us not to use any of the information that we collect.
if you would like more information about our data protection policy, please contact us.