|Thank you for visiting CapeCode's Web
site and reviewing our privacy commitment to you. Your privacy is of great
importance to us and our Web site has been developed with that in mind. We
recognize your right to know what information is being collected about you
and how that information will be used, as well as our obligations to limit
collection and protect what we do collect.
us online to browse, obtain information, or conduct a transaction. The policy
includes, among other things, what data is collected and why; ways for you
to access information or submit inquiries; customer choices; security features;
and Web analysis tools used.
You do not have to register or provide personal information to visit our
site, and we only collect personal information if specifically and knowingly
provided by you. Personal information may include your name, email, mailing
and/or business address, phone numbers, or other information that identifies
CapeCode does not sell or otherwise provide
your personal information to outside parties. Partners and contractors that
assist us in developing capecode.net or in providing services for capecode.net
must adhere to our privacy requirements.
CapeCode uses Web analysis tools for limited
purposes such as to perform statistical analyses of the use of the site,
and to enable your use of certain features, like logging.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
We collect certain information about your visit automatically. We limit
this data collected to meet specific business needs and to fully protect
your privacy. We do not use this information to identify you personally.
We thus may know what path(s) you took on capecode.net, but we don’t know
who you are unless you choose to provide us personal information.
We automatically collect and store the following information about your
General log information—Internet domain (for example, "xcompany.com"
or "yourschool.edu"); Internet Protocol (IP) address; operating
system; the browser used to access our Web site; the date and time you access
our site; and the pages that you visited.
Referral and statistical information where we have links to
or from capecode.net. Such data may include aggregate data such as the number
of click-throughs that occurred. It may also include specific data, such
as whether you are a repeat visitor. We do not use such data to identify you
We use the general site information to help us make capecode.net more useful
to visitors. We use it to learn about how the sections of our site are being
used, what information is of most and least interest, and how we may enhance
ease of use by ensuring capecode.net can interface with the types of technology
our visitors use. We also use such statistics to tell us of any possible
site performance problems.
We collect referral statistics from links to let us know which links are
useful, both to and from capecode.net.
See CapeCode Use of Web Analysis Tools.
Information collected from e-mails and on-line forms
Most of our Web pages allow you to send us an email. We will use the information
you provide to respond to your inquiry, provide information, or to fill
your request for services in which you have expressed an interest.
Remember that email may not necessarily be secure against interception.
If your email communication is very sensitive, or includes information such
as your bank account, charge card, or social security number, you should
send it by mail unless the Web site indicates the particular site is secured.
Security: Detection of unauthorized intrusions
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available
to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor
network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information,
or otherwise cause damage. Except for authorized law enforcement investigations,
no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits
other than those uses identified in this policy. Intentional misuse of secure
information will be investigated and may result in federal prosecution.
Security: Secured Data Transmissions
In those instances where we secure your information in transit to us and
upon receipt in order to safeguard your personal information, we use the industry standard encryption software, Secured Socket Layer
(SSL). The URL in your browser will change to “HTTPS” instead
of “HTTP” when this security feature is invoked. Your browser
may also display a lock symbol on its bottom task bar line to indicate invoked
Privacy Act Rights
Some of our Web site pages allow you to request information electronically. We will collect the information needed to fulfill your request, just as though your order or request had
been made on paper. That information will be maintained and protected in
accordance with the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. 552a. You will be provided a Privacy
Act statement that tells you the purpose for collection and the potential
disclosures that may be made of the information you provide. Under the Privacy
Act, we are barred from otherwise disclosing the information.
You have the right to review any of your personal information CapeCode
has collected from you by contacting the program that provided you the product
or service you requested. CapeCode will
correct or delete any inaccurate information upon your request.
We would like to hear from you if you have any questions or complaints
Attn: Privacy Office
189 Front Street
Scituate, MA 02066-1331
We will investigate and respond to your inquiry. Your inquiry will be treated
confidentially, and will not be shared with external parties.