BY USE OF THE SITE, YOU DECLARE YOU AGREE WITH COLLECTION, STORAGE, USE AND DISTRIBUTION OF YOUR DATA AS DESCRIBED IN THIS POLICY AND FOR THE PURPOSE OF COMPLIANCE WITH THE CONTRACTS CONCLUDED BETWEEN OUR COMPANY AND YOU, IF APPLICABLE.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THIS POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SITE IN ANY WAY.
The purpose of this document is to inform you about collection, storage, use and distribution of your data ("Data") as a result of using this Site and your rights in this regard.
Read this page carefully before you start using this site. If you do not wish to be bound by this Policy, then you do not have to access this site.
Data may be used by our company and by all entities in MAS P.L.C. ("We," "The Company"). They can also be used by the Trading Partners of the Company.
For us, your Data Security is very important and we make every effort to ensure a confidential and secure framework.
The Company's contact person, namely the DPO responsible (Data Protection Officer) is:
Viorica Balanuta with e-mail: email@example.com. It can also be contacted at:
Globalworth Tower, 11th Floor
201 Barbu Vacarescu St
If you have any questions about this Policy or any complaints regarding the use of Data, please contact the DPO and we will do our best to deal with your complaint or your questions as soon as possible.
The data we collect is the one you choose to provide us with.
Site visit involves automatic data collection regarding: your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and for security reasons, and to collect aggregate information. These are statistical data about our users' actions and patterns of navigation.
Types of personal information we collect and process include:
Also, when you access our site, we collect and store a series of personal data automatically transmitted by your browser, such as:
By using the site you agree to your personal data being transferred for storage to the server managed by the IT service provider or one of its affiliates and / or subcontractors, the technical, organizational and personal measures being maintained at the same level.
We may use the personal data you provide us in our site to:
Your personal data will be stored for the entire duration of your Account and / or subscription to the Newsletter. We will delete the data associated with your account or your subscription to the Newsletter once you decide to disable your Account or, as the case may be, unsubscribe from the Newsletter. However, data deletion may not be concurrent with deleting your Account and / or unsubscribing the Newsletter. We also reserve the right to retain the Data if it is necessary to comply with our legal obligations, solve disputes, etc.
The information you provide can be submitted by us to our group companies, from countries outside of the European Economic Area. Countries outside the European Economic Area can not always have strong data protection laws. However, we will always take steps to ensure your information is used in accordance with this Policy and is securely kept. If you do not agree with this transfer, please do not register on our site.
The data you provide us is treated with maximum confidentiality.
However, in some cases, we may be required to disclose your Data in order to comply with legal requirements.
We may also disclose the data to our group companies or third party companies:
which offers us services, if we need to provide any information you have requested. For example, we may need to disclose your personal data to our agents or PR advisers;
If we receive any personal data we have not requested directly from you and we settle we could have obtained this data from you to the extent we have requested it, we will take the necessary steps to notify, within a reasonable time, that we have collected those Data. To the extent we could not have collected these data from you by requesting them, we will proceed to destruction or denomination thereof. Any unrequested provided information will be used for the purposes stated in this Policy and with respect for the purpose for which you have been submitted.
Right of access
During the processing of your Data, you may, without being compelled to pay any fees or costs of any kind, obtain from us, based on your request, the following information:
a) Confirmation that we process or do not process your Data
b) Access to Data and the following information:
c) Right to Obtain a Copy of Your Data
Right to rectification
During the processing of your Data, you may, without being compelled to pay any fees or costs of any kind, obtain from us within 30 days of receipt of a written request from you, rectifying such data which are inaccurate, or completing incomplete data.
Right to erasure
For the entire processing of your Personal Data, you are entitled, without being compelled to pay any fees or costs of any kind, to obtain from us, or, as the case may be, we will proceed ex officio to delete your Data, in the following cases:
a) Data are no longer required in relation the purposes for which they were collected or otherwise processed;
b) data subject withdraws consent you have submitted for processing the Data and there is no other legal basis for processing;
c) You will object to the processing of your Data and there are no overriding legitimate grounds regarding the processing;
d) Personal data has been illegally processed;
Data must be erased to comply with a legal obligation.
The right to restriction of processing
During the processing of your Data, you may, without being compelled to pay any fees or costs of any kind, obtain from us within 30 days of receipt of a written request from you, restriction of processing in the following cases:
a) Defend the accuracy of your data; the restriction will occur during the period we verify the accuracy of the data;
b) Data processing is unlawful, and you will oppose the erasure of your Data, requesting instead the restriction of your use;
c) We no longer need your Data for processing, but you ask us for establishment, exercise or defense of a right in court;
d) During the period when we verify that our legitimate rights as a collector prevail your rights as data subject, if you oppose to data processing.
In this case where processing has been restricted, Data may, except for storage, be solely processed with your consent or be processed for the purpose of establishing, exercising or defending a right in court or for protecting the rights of another individual or legal entity for reasons of public interest.
Right to be informed regarding rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing
During the processing of your Data, you may, without being compelled to pay any fees or costs of any kind, obtain from us within 30 days of receipt of a written request from you, information about the recipients of personal data who have been informed about rectification, deletion of personal data or restriction of processing.
The right to data portability
During the processing of your Data, you may, without being compelled to pay any fees or costs of any kind, obtain from us within 30 days of receipt of a written request from you, any data concerning you and which you have provided to us in a structured and automatically readable format, as well as the right to transmit these data to another operator, if:
a) the processing is based on your consent or a contract;
b) the processing is carried out by automatic means.
Transmission to another operator may be made directly by us, to the extent that you request it, and if it is technically feasible.
Right to object and automated decision-making
You may, at any time, object to Data processing, including profiling, and the right to object to data processing for the purpose of direct marketing.
Your right to object may be exercised by submitting a request in writing to us.
Considering the above, you can directly address to our Data Protection Officer.
Your data is to be processed and stored with your consent until such consent is withdrawn.
Data Protection is very important to us. We will take all necessary security measures to protect your Data against unauthorized access or to modify, disclose or destroy unauthorized Data. This requires internal revisions of data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to protect against unauthorized access to systems where we store personal data.
We have implemented technical and organizational security measures to protect your Data against unauthorized access to, loss, destruction or accidental or intentional alteration. These measures are constantly updated and adapted to ensure the highest level of protection.
All personal information will be processed using secure pages, the SSL encryption system, marked with a lock symbol, located at the bottom of the browser window.
The present Policy may be unilaterally amended at any time by us. To the extent that such a change occurs, it will be valid from the date of publication of the updated version on our website.
In the event the Company is involved in a process of reorganization, merger, acquisition, or any other change in management or transfer of assets, your Data may be transferred as part of that transaction, at which point we will notify you in this regard.
This policy refers to the cookies and webpages of this site.
What are Cookies?
The cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that will be stored on your computer, mobile terminal, or other equipment of a user accessing the Internet. The cookie is installed via a web browser request from a browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Chrome) and is completely "passive" (does not contain software, viruses or spyware and can not access the information regarding the user's hard drive).
What are Cookies used for?
These files make it possible to recognize the user's terminal and present the content in a relevant way, adapted to the user's preferences. Cookies - are used to prepare aggregated anonymous statistics that help us understand how a user benefits from our web pages, allowing us to improve their structure and content, excluding personal identification of the user.
What Cookies do we use?
We use two types of cookies: per session and fixed. The latter are temporary files remaining in the user's terminal until the end of the session or closing the application (the web browser). Fixed files remain on the user's terminal for a while in the Cookie's parameters or until they are manually deleted by the user.
How are cookies used by this site?
A visit of this site may place cookies for purposes of:
Do Cookies include personal data?
Cookies themselves do not require personal information to be used and, in most cases, do not personally identify Internet users. Personal data collected by using Cookies can only be collected to facilitate certain user functions. Such data is encrypted in a way that makes unable any unauthorized persons to access them.
Why are Internet Cookies important?
Cookies are the central focus of the efficient Internet, helping to generate a friendly browsing experience and customized to the preferences and interests of each user. Refusing or disabling cookies can make some sites unusable.
Refusing or disabling cookies does not mean you will not receive online advertising - but it will no longer be able to keep track of your preferences and interests highlighted by your browsing behavior.
Examples of important uses of cookies (which do not require authentication of a user into an account):
Security and privacy (confidentiality) issues
Cookies use plain text formats. They are not made up of pieces of code, so they can not be executed or auto-run. Consequently, they can not be duplicated or replicated on other networks for running or replicating again. Because they can not perform these functions, they can not be considered viruses.
Cookies can still be used for negative purposes. Because it stores information about user preferences and browsing history, both on a particular site and on several other sites, cookies can be used as a form of Spyware. Many anti-spyware products are aware of this and consistently mark cookies to be deleted in anti-virus / anti-spyware removal / scanning procedures.
In general, browsers have built-in privacy settings that provide different levels of cookie acceptance, validity and automatic deletion after the user has visited a particular site.
Other security issues related to cookies:
Since identity protection is very valuable and is the right of every internet user, it is advisable to know what issues can create cookies. In order to send constant information in both ways between the browser and the website, if a hacker or unauthorized person intervenes during the data transmission, the information contained in the cookie can be intercepted.
Although very rarely, this can happen if the browser connects to the server using an unencrypted network (e.g. an unsecured Wi-Fi network).
Other cookie-based attacks involve bad cookie settings on servers. If a website does not require the browser to use only encrypted channels, hackers can use this vulnerability to prevent browsers from sending information via insecure channels. Hackers then use information for the purpose of unauthorized access to certain sites. It is very important to be careful in choosing the most appropriate method of protecting personal information.
Tips for safe and responsible cookie-based navigation.
Here are a few tips that can help you to safely navigate with cookies:
Many of the applications for detection and prevention of spyware include the detection of site attacks. This prevents the browser from accessing websites that could exploit browser vulnerabilities or download dangerous software.
Make sure your browser is always up-to-date.
Many of the cookies attacks are carried out by exploiting the weaknesses of the old versions of browsers.
Cookies are everywhere and can not be avoided if you want to enjoy access to the best and largest internet websites - local or international. With a clear understanding of how they work and the benefits they bring, you can take the necessary security measures, so you can browse with confidence on the internet.
Disabling and refusing to receive cookies can make some sites unfeasible or difficult to visit and use. Also, refusing to accept cookies does not mean you will not get / see online advertising anymore.
It is possible to set up the browser so that these cookies are no longer supported or you can set the browser to accept cookies from a particular site. But for example, if you are not registered using cookies, you will not be able to leave comments.
All modern browsers offer the ability to change cookie settings. These settings are usually found in your browser's "options" or "preferences" menu.
To understand these settings, the following links may be useful otherwise you can use the browser's "help" option for more details.
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari
For third-party cookie settings, you can also check the site:
If you want to know more about cookies and what they are used for, we recommend the following links:
Microsoft Cookies guide
All About Cookies