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How is the information used?
The information about our users is used to improve and target our editorial content to meet the functionality and information needs of our online users. Registration information is also used to fulfill users’ inquiries about products and services listed on the site without the need to re-enter data that would be helpful to the supplier in responding to the request. We use registration information to fulfill online newsletter subscriptions, to occasionally notify users of a new features or opportunities on the site or to contact users about their accounts with us. User submitted contact information for white papers is provided as leads to sponsors to allow them to follow-up with users who have downloaded their content.
We have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect online. We have a firewall to prevent unauthorized access from third parties; all data and web servers are stored in secure facilities that can be accessed only by authorized personnel; and all credit card transactions occur in a secure, encrypted SSL environment.
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We may disclose information when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights.
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