KATA (hereunder "KATA" or the "Company") owns and operates www.katamobile.com. KATA is committed to protecting the privacy of www.katamobile.com's users and has created this statement to outline www.katamobile.com's information collection practices.
The majority of materials provided under www.katamobile.com are provided for information purposes and you will be able to use www.katamobile.com without informing KATA who you are or providing KATA with any personal data basically. However, KATA might need information about you with respect to your use of www.katamobile.com.
In the event users opt to voluntarily enroll in any membership program on the KATA website, the user consents for KATA to use the personal information provided for specific KATA purposes, including but not limited to, marketing, sales, services, survey, newsletters mailing-list, etc. For instance, by joining the K-Club, users may need to provide KATA with some personal information such as name, mobile phone number, e-mail address, country of origin, and date of birth. In addition, users will be able to choose a password for security as well opt-in for product registration and newsletter subscription all in one convenient step. Please rest assured that KATA takes our user data security seriously, and will implement the proper administrative, technical, and physical measures to safeguard user information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as any unauthorized disclosure, alteration, destruction, or access.
When requesting to be contacted by KATA relevant personnel, users are asked to provide information about themselves and their companies. This information enables KATA relevant personnel to respond promptly and effectively to customer questions and requests. KATA may track the domain names of users and analyze this data. Subject to the provisions of this statement, KATA may use the accumulated data for several purposes, including, but not limited to, marketing analysis, service evaluation, and planning. Through the aforementioned website, KATA may conduct surveys or other studies for marketing and planning purposes. With respect to information collected from such surveys or studies, and in the event that responses are to be publicly disclosed, users will be notified about their participation, and KATA will disclose only aggregate information regarding its users and not personal information identifying any specific individual. Notwithstanding the foregoing, in cases where surveys allow users to submit written comments, and where KATA advises users of the possibility of such disclosure at the time they take the survey, KATA reserves the right to disclose text information provided by any user through such a survey, provided that no personal information identifying that user is disclosed. Participation in such surveys is entirely voluntary. Circumstances under which the KATA would publicly disclose such aggregate information include, but are not limited to, sharing survey results with the site population, providing data to www.katamobile.com advertisers on user preferences and/or demographics, and publicizing overall usage data in press communications.
Once the user signs up for the K-Club, KATA will send an auto-reply confirmation e-mail to the user-directed e-mail account. To make any subsequent newsletter subscription changes such as opt-in or opt-out, the user may go to the "Manage Subscription" page after the user has logged onto the K-Club. Alternatively, the user may click on the provided link in the newsletter e-mail to remove the user from KATA's mailing list. Any request for opt-out requests will take the system at least thirty (30) days to process. In addition, it will take at least ten (10) business days for the server to stop sending e-mail to the given e-mail address.
A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. At this time, KATA issues only one type of cookie, which is temporary and is set only when users enter the site by clicking on a banner ad. We use such cookies to track the effectiveness of our marketing efforts. Please note that you have choices with respect to cookies. By modifying your browser preferences, you can choose to accept all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is set, or to reject all cookies. You can still use www.katamobile.com even if you do not accept cookies; however, by disabling cookies, certain site features and functionality may no longer work properly, or at all.
At our discretion, we may employ third-party subcontractors to provide services, including but not limited to, e-mail subscription delivery, to our users. We will notify our subcontractors in the course of handling sensitive personal information to abide by the same confidentiality duties as outlined in the privacy statement.
Our Privacy Statement applies solely to www.katamobile.com. While this website contains links to other sites, please be aware that KATA has no control or influence over the privacy practices of such other sites. KATA encourages www.katamobile.com users to be aware when they leave www.katamobile.com and to read the privacy statements of every website they visit.
KATA takes special care to protect the privacy of minors (the age of minors is determined by local law where you reside) and encourages parents/guardians to be active participants in their minor's activities and interests. KATA does not target, and is not intended for minors. KATA will not knowingly collect data from minors. If KATA discovers personal data from a minor, KATA will eliminate that data.
To secure site integrity, www.katamobile.com employs measures including but not limited to security audits, use of encryption tools and software, and other reasonable security measures and procedures. Internal access to users' private and non-public personal information is restricted to site administrators and individuals on a need-to-know basis.
To update the Privacy Statement, KATA will post both the changed version and its effective date on this page.
While this Privacy Statement expresses KATA's standards for maintenance of private data, KATA is not in a position to guarantee that the standards will always be met. Some factors beyond our control may result in disclosure of data. As a consequence, KATA disclaims any warranties or representations relating to maintenance or nondisclosure of private information.