Website Visitors

Spamtrap.co collects non-personally-identifiable information such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The purpose in collecting non-personally identifiable information is for Spamtrap.co to achieve a better understanding of website usage, by visitors Occasionally, Spamtrap.co may reserve the right to release non-personal-identifiable information in the aggregate.

In order to protect WordPress.com blogs from spam, Spamtrap.co also collects information, such as Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on WordPress.com blogs, comment content, request headers, information about the technology of JavaScript in the browser sender and any other type of information needed solely for the detection of spam. Spamtrap.co only discloses this type of information (described in this paragraph only) under the same terms that it uses for disclosing personally-identifying information as explained below, with the exception of the case where the email addresses and blog commenter IP addresses are disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was posted.


Gathering of Personally-identifiable Information

Personally-identifying information is required depending solely on the visitor’s interaction with the Spamtram.co website. For visitors who choose to create an account on the Spamtrap.co website, we ask them to provide a username, email address and a password. The password will be securely encrypted (using a one-way hash). However, we do not recommend visitors to use this password when they register on other sites.

For visitors who want to purchase access to the Spamtrap spam prevention cloud service, Spamtrap.co will ask visitors to provide additional information, including personal and financial information required to process such transactions. Spamtrap.co collects solely the information needed to fulfill the visitor’s purpose on the website.

Spamtrap.co does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, knowing that this may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.


Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Spamtrap.co does not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your 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. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.

The email address you provide when registering on the Spamtrap.co website, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your transactions on the website and solicit your feedback, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Spamtrap.co takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of personally-identifying information.


Cookies and Ads

When visitors view the Spamtrap.co website, it creates a number of cookies, which are small text files that are uploaded to the computer through the visitor’s browser and are stored in temporary files. These text files are used to the convenience of the visitor’s work with the Spamtrap.co website. Visitors can always choose to set their browsers to refuse cookies before interacting with the Spamtrap.co website, with the mention that this may lead to some features on the Spamtrap.co website not working properly.

Cookies can be used to implement activities for promoting the Spamtrap service, by using AdWords features: remarketing, interest categories, similar audience. Other types of interest-based advertising, demographic and geographic targeting. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Spamtrap.co only and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.


Comments

Comments and other content submitted to our Spamtrap anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them in improving the service, as to avoid future false positives.


Privacy Policy Changes

Spamtrap.co may change its Privacy Policy at its sole discretion. Users should check this page regularly and also their WordPress blog’s dashboard for alerts of such changes. The user’s continued use of the Spamtrap.co website after any changes in this Privacy Policy will constitute acceptance of such changes.