We, Overnest, Inc. ("StrongSalt," "we," "us,"or"our"), believe your privacy is important.
To fulfill our commitment to respecting and protecting your privacy, we will adhere to the following principles:
We will inform you of the personal information that will be collected, and, where appropriate seek your consent to collect, process, use, or disclose your personal information.
We will identify the purposes for which we will collect and further process your personal information.
We will only collect information that is necessary to carry out the identified purposes of use.
We will use or disclose your personal information only for the purposes for which it has been collected, except with your consent, or as required or permitted by applicable law, and we will retain your information only as long as necessary to fulfill those purposes.
We will endeavor to ensure that your personal information is accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
We will implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal information.
We will make our policies and practices for the handling of your personal information as transparent as is reasonably possible.
You will have access to your personal information and will be able to correct your personal information as appropriate in accordance with your rights under applicable law.
Please note that you can check applicable privacy policies and addendums within the respective Service.
When you create an account and use Services, StrongSalt collects, uses, and transfers the following types of information:
When you create a StrongSalt account in order to access the Services (an "Account"), StrongSalt can ask you to provide your phone number. This information is necessary because we may send a text message via SMS to the phone number you provide, as part of our ongoing efforts to detect and deter unauthorized or fraudulent use of or abuse of Services. We may also use your registered phone number to provide you important information about Services.
When you use Services, we may obtain and maintain certain electronic identification or log data that is automatically provided by your device such as: device type, OS type, IP address, browser information including type and language settings, device identifier, cookie data, advertising identifier or mobile application identifier.
This information is necessary as part of our ongoing efforts to detect and deter unauthorized or fraudulent use of, or abuse of, Services, as well as to provide you with customized options, and optimize the Service for your device. Also, please note that a third party advertising identifier may be associated with your Account through our internal identifier.
To improve the quality of Services, we provide additional functionalities, including the ability to access your Account from multiple devices, help you find friends via the Service, and to make Services more efficient, usable and enjoyable. If you choose to use such functionalities, we may ask you to provide the information below.
You may choose not to provide the following information, however, if you do so, there may be cases where you cannot use some parts of Services.
If you would like to invite individual friends or contacts to connect with you using the StrongVault App, you may send them invitations directly via SMS or e-mail directly from your mobile device using the address book in your mobile phone. When you use the invitation function in the StrongVault App ("Add Contact Service"), we will access your address book to identify your friends. After your friend(s) have been identified, you can send invitations directly to individual friends and contact them via SMS or e-mail on your mobile device phone. StrongSalt does not send invitations as part of the Add Contact Service.
To use the StrongVault App, you are not required to provide your location information ("geolocation data"). However, we provide features that utilize geolocation data for your convenience and to improve your user experience.
In other cases where we collect or use your geolocation data in the course of providing an Additional Service, we will provide you with prior notice and obtain your prior consent.
Furthermore, when you do not accept sending your geolocation data by your mobile device settings, geolocation data will not be sent to us.
If you choose to participate in promotional events or surveys that StrongSalt offers from time to time, we may request your contact details (e.g., your name, mailing address, phone number, email address, gender and date of birth) in order to confirm your participation eligibility, enable you to fill out questionnaires, and to deliver any prizes you may win, and otherwise administer the event.
If you choose to purchase an Additional Service or use a fee-based Additional Service and pay for such Additional Service by a means other than in-app purchases via iTunes or Google Play, we may engage a third party service provider to collect and process your credit card information. We will use your credit card information only to process your purchase or use our fee-based service. Please note that we will not retain your credit card information beyond the period necessary to facilitate the relevant payment. Your credit card settlement will be handled by appropriate third party payment agencies.
Our Services and/or third-party websites/applications may integrate our plugins such as "StrongVault it!" We may record your StrongSalt login activity through the use of such plugins, or obtain the URL of websites integrating our plugin that you visit while you are logged into our Services via your browser. Data obtained in this way will be used for the purposes of identifying how our Services are used and maintaining and improving Services. Please note that your personal information will not be obtained from such websites or applications with our plugins if you are logged out of Services.
In addition to the information described above, you may choose to set your profile information (e.g., Nickname, "display name," profile picture, etc.) and show who you are to other StrongVault users or corporate account administrators within Services. Furthermore, you may choose to create "user-generated content" such as text and audio messages, photos, videos, geolocation data, or the contact information of your StrongVault friends, and share this user-generated content with other users. For some of the profile information, such as date of birth, you may choose whether or not to make it public. You may also choose how much or little of your user-generated content to share, and with whom you share it, when you create messages by selecting the recipients of your user-generated content and/or through the privacy settings in the StrongVault App.
Please note that the profile information and user-generated content you share with others can be copied, stored, or disseminated by the recipients and potentially accessed by unintended third party recipients due to the nature of digital data. We encourage you to be very attentive and cautious when you generate and share your personal information or content with others.
Furthermore, corporate account administrators that you have added as friends view your information and may store your data in servers located in their respective countries or regions. Please note that some of the countries or regions where your data is transferred to do not have the data protection laws at the level that is required in your country or region. If you do not wish your data to be transferred, you may at any time block such corporate accounts.
for developing, providing, and improving our Services:
to provide Services and any Additional Services to you and to allow you to transmit your user-generated content to other StrongSalt users;
to allow you to use your Account on multiple devices and transfer your Account to another device;
to help you find people you know that are already StrongSalt users so that you can connect using StrongSalt and, subject to your prior agreement, to allow other StrongSalt users to connect with you;
to enable you to sync other applications offered by StrongSalt, StrongSalt affiliates, and StrongSalt business partners together with your Account and to share information between the applications you use;
to respond to requests you may make to use Additional Services;
to enable us to provide customer support, and to respond effectively to your inquiries and claims;
to conduct user surveys;
to notify you of any other important information regarding Services and any Additional Services, if necessary;
to identify winners of promotional contests, to send gifts to those winners, and to deliver purchased products and services;
to aggregate anonymized statistical data regarding Services and any Additional Services;
to comply with applicable laws or legal obligations;
for maintaining the security of Services or preventing unauthorized use:
to verify your identity;
to monitor, detect and deter unauthorized or fraudulent use of, or abuse of, Services;
to verify yourself or to notify you in case any unauthorized use occurred;
for personalization or advertisement delivery:
to improve and/or optimize Services and any Additional Services; and
to measure the effectiveness of advertisements that we place on the Internet or in other media.
In principle, we obtain your consent when we process your personal information. If, however, permitted under applicable laws, we may handle your personal information when any of the following applies:
processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are party or in order to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract;
processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject (e.g., when following the information disclosure orders based upon laws and regulations announced by government agencies);
processing is necessary in order to protect vital interests of yours or of another individual;
processing is necessary to investigate, prevent and take measures against illegal or suspected illegal acts; or
processing is necessary for the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party, except where such interests are overridden by your privacy related rights, interests, and freedom (including improvement of operations or systems, prevention of fraud, maintenance of security, marketing, and research performed by us).
To fulfill our commitment to respecting and protecting your privacy and the confidentiality of your personal information, StrongSalt has implemented appropriate technical and organizational security standards, including industry-standard safeguards to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, misuse, alternation, or destruction of your information.
Because no method of electronic transmission or method of data storage is perfect or impenetrable, we cannot guarantee that your personal information will be absolutely safe from intrusion during transmission or while stored in our systems.
To help protect your privacy and confidentiality of your personal information, we also need your help. Please do not share your password with others, or use the same passwords you use for other services. Also, please notify us in the event you suspect any unauthorized use of your Account or any other breach of security via our Contact Form.
To provide Services in a reliable and responsible manner, StrongSalt processes and stores your information on secure servers located in US where StrongSalt Corporation located. There may be a possibility that the data protection level in US do not reach to data protection law in your country or region requires. All such transfers are performed in accordance with the requirements of applicable law.
We may retain your personal information following the closure or termination of your Account if retention is reasonably necessary:
to comply with applicable laws, regulations or legal obligations; * to provide and complete customer support service;
to resolve disputes between or with StrongSalt users, for the duration of the applicable limitation period; or
to detect and deter unauthorized or fraudulent use of, or abuse of, Services.
To provide Services, it sometimes is necessary for StrongSalt to enlist third party service providers to process user data, which may include your personal information. These service providers include payment agencies, delivery agencies, providers of customer support services, and so on. These service providers may store your data in countries or regions where do not have the data protection laws at the level that is required in your country or region. In such a case, we will take measures to protect your personal information such as entering into a contract regarding data protection. We strictly evaluate all such third party service providers. We take reasonable steps to ensure that they have established appropriate and secure information administration and organizational control systems. We impose binding contractual obligations on such service providers to comply with applicable laws and regulations regarding the processing of personal information. We also require that they access your personal information only to the extent necessary to perform tasks in accordance with our instructions, and for no other purposes.
to help us maintain your session when you use Services and/or any Additional Service;
to enhance security of our systems;
to store your preferences and provide customized services to you; and
to help us understand how people use Services and to improve them.
We also use the following third party cookies on the Website:
Most Internet browsers allow you to control whether or not to accept cookies. If, however, you deactivate cookies or limit the ability to set cookies, you may not be able to obtain the full benefit of the Website or access all of its functions, which may limit your overall user experience.
StrongSalt uses third party advertising agencies to place advertisements on the Internet or in other media. To measure the effectiveness of advertisements and determine how much to pay to advertising agencies, we install third-party modules within Apps. We may also install third-party modules within Apps in order to help us understand how Services and/or Additional Services are being used. Details regarding Apps in which such third-party modules will be installed can be viewed here.
There is a possibility that StrongSalt may obtain personal information relating to individuals who are currently not users of Services. Please note that, regardless of whether or not you are a user of Services, you have the choices and rights set out in this section if we hold your personal information.
Subject to applicable law (including any exemptions or derogations under such law), you may have a right to access your personal information, to have errors in your personal information rectified, to object to the processing of your personal information on legitimate grounds, data portability, etc. You can exercise some of these rights directly within the StrongVault App at any time.
To exercise any of your other rights under applicable law, you may contact us using the Contact Form on our website. Upon verification of your identity, we will respond to your request within a reasonable period of time, and in accordance with relevant law. If you would like to send us a written request, please refer to Section 6.b for our mailing address. If, however, permitted under applicable laws, we may not be able to respond to your request when any of the following applies:
disclosure is likely to harm the life, body, property, or other rights or interests of yours or another individual;
disclosure is likely to seriously impede the proper execution our business;
disclosure violates other laws; or
when you failed to verify your identity upon your disclosure request.
If you no longer wish to use the Service or if you no longer wish to consent to StrongSalt’s collection and use of your personal information, you may choose to delete your entire Account directly through the StrongVault App. We will delete your information in accordance with Section 4.d.
If you exercise any of your rights permitted under the applicable law through the Contact Form, we may charge a fee taking into account the administrative costs of responding to the request, in accordance with the procedures defined separately.
If you change your mind regarding how much information you wish to continue to share or disclose on Services going forward, you can always change the settings in the StrongVault App relating to, for example:
your profile information (e.g., your profile picture, your display name, or a personal phrase shown under the status message);
whether to block or unblock certain StrongVault users;
whether to add contacts automatically using the address book in your mobile phone;
whether to allow other StrongVault users, who already have your phone number, to reach you via StrongVault; or
The Service is intended for a general audience and is not directed at or intended to be used by minors under the age of 13 (under the age of 16 in Europe) ("Children").
We understand the special necessity to protect Children's online privacy, and we do not knowingly collect any personal information from Children.
If, however, you believe we have collected any personal information from Children, then please let us know via the Contact Form. If you would like to send us a written request, please refer to Section 6.b for our mailing address.
If we learn that we have inadvertently collected personal information from Children, we will deactivate the relevant Account(s) and will take reasonable measures to promptly delete such personal information from our records.