Our Role In Your Privacy
If you are a Secora Consulting customer or just visiting our website this policy will apply to you.
How And When We Collect Data
From the first moment you interact with Secora Consulting we start to collect data. Data is collected in two ways: You either provide us with data or sometimes data is collected automatically.
Here is how and when we collect data:
- You contact us through the ‘contact’ us or ‘ask us a question’ forms or via the telephone
- We email or call you
- We scope your job
- We send you a proposal
- We complete our service
- You opt-in to our marketing
Type of Data We Collect
- Contact details: Your name, company name, corporate addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses.
- Financial information: Your corporate bank account number, sort code, credit/debit card details.
- Data that identifies you: Your IP addresses, browser information, geolocation, cookies, operating system and version.
- Reports: We keep historic reports to be able to help you build trends and for re-testing purposes.
- Cookies: When you use our website we send you cookies (unless you block cookies on your browser). We use these cookies help us recognise a unique visitor and to compile anonymous statistics to help us understand how users use or website. We cannot identify you personally in this way.
How And Why We Use Your Data
Data protection law means that we can only use your data for specific reasons and where we have justification and a legal basis to hold information. The reasons we keep your data are:
We use your data to perform our services
Our services require you to send us your data including IP addresses, domain names and contact details as well as historic reports.
Notifying you of any changes to our services or dates. Providing you with findings, outputs, critical notifications and reports. Discussing findings, reports and solving issues via phone and email.
Marketing (with your consent)
Sending you emails regarding our services, features, products and related content.
You can choose to not provide us with personal data
If you choose to not provide us with personal data you can continue to use the website but it is unlikely we will be able to offer you our services or process transactions without personal data.
Turn off cookies
It is possible to block cookies by changing the settings in your browser. You can also delete historic cookies from your browser. If you choose to block cookies you can continue to use our website and contact us about services without interruption.
Opting out of marketing
If you have opted into marketing you can opt out at any time by emailing us at email@example.com
You have the right to be forgotten
You can ask us at any time to remove any personal information we may hold about you.
You have the right to access any information we hold about you
You have the right to ask us to provide any information we may hold on you. We will provide this information within one month of your request, unless doing so will adversely affect the rights and confidentiality of another person. We will inform you if we cannot meet your request within a one month time frame.
The right to rectification
You have the right to ask us to correct any information we hold on you.
You have the right to lodge a complaint
By law you can make a complaint against us to the data protection commissioner, but please tell us first so we have the chance to address any concerns. You can contact us by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
Where Do We Store Data?
By submitting your personal data you agree to us transferring, storing and processing that data. Data is processed at our offices and all data is stored within Google cloud and is located within the EEA.
How Secure is the Data We Collect?
Secora Consulting take data security seriously and adhere to our own best practice recommendations. All our data storage locations require two factor authentication to access and are restricted to employees.
We ensure our third parties adhere to our high standards and have third party agreements in place with each of our providers to ensure your data is protected.
Secora Consulting undergoes regular penetration testing of our networks and infrastructure.
How Long Do We Store Your Data?
We store your data for a maximum of 6 years in-line with data protection law.