Updated January 15, 2019
This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for wxdisco.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. Your privacy and security while using WX Disco is our number one priority and the most important aspect of the services we offer. WX Disco's privacy and collection practices are fully compliant with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.and your account
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
Information Collection and Use
WX Disco is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We collect information that you voluntarily give us via registration or other direct contact from you. Your privacy and security are most important to WX Disco. We do not sell/share any data that you provide. We do our best to secure our server and site against those who would try to collect such data. The site is run and operated by its members who also support its operation financially. WX Disco is a community of weather enthusiasts chatting about the weather in an open social environment. We guarantee this site is 100% clean of anything that would threaten one’s personal privacy and/or security.
The information you provide for registration is used only to identify your account. You are not required to provide anything other than a valid email address when registering. All other information your provide such as location, gender or age, profile information, or personal content is purely voluntary and not required.
- We do not advertise or market any data you provide
- We do not collect or sell analytics to any third party sources
- We do not collect or sell any personal data your provide
- Our code is void of any tracking code with only what is needed to run the site
We DO NOT share any information your provide with outside sources for any reason. We are privately run site that is member supported. We do not use information collected for financial gain as we are basically a non profit site.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
From time-to-time our site requests information via polls or contests. Participation in these polls or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You have complete control over your personal information and can modify your private profile information from your account settings.
Account Termination Options
All members are free to request account removal for any reason. All requests will be honored.
- Terminations are completed within 24 hours
- Complete removal of personal registration data
- Complete removal of profile data
- Complete removal of access identity data IE IP addresses used to access WX Disco, browser info, device info, and location info.
- Post content will be assimilated by @DiscoBot
The reason certain content is not fully deleted but absorbed by our resident bot's account is that some members may have important or critical content (topics, posts, comments) that must be maintained. This content will be listed under the @DiscoBot user and have no connection to the former user. If there is any identifying/personal info within this content it will be filtered and removed as well, no traces of your membership will remain.
NOTE: * Please be aware once you request account removal there is no way to undo this or recover your info, it is permanent.
We take great precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
We use strong SSL encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. There is no access to the server by anyone but the server admin. The server itself is secured via best security practices using the latest technology and administered by leading security expert in the field. Server is monitored 24 hours a day for any possible access attempts, breaches or failed attacks. the server infrastructure is 100% SSL secured and uses a strong firewall set of rules closing off all standard ports of entry. We also use custom blocking on the web server and rule sets that are geared towards blocking access from undesirable users (IP Addresses and emails) and countries.
We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. We use secure cookie sessions that are destroyed upon closing the browser.