What sort of data we collect?
We collect the relevant data from the visitor’s comments along with their valuable insights along with the IP address of the visitors. In addition to this, we use your data for the purpose of spam detection. Remember, McAfee only collects your personal data in order to create programs and configurations for blocking viruses and Trojan attacks.
Embedded media files
We recommend you to do not upload any images with location data. This is because some of the users or visitors try to download and extract the important data such as the location from the websites that can be misused.
Cookies and Privacy
If you are posting a comment on our website then you might think of protecting your personal details available in cookies on the website. Using the contact form cookies there is no need to fill the contact form again and again. Just remember that these cookies will no longer stay active for a year. If you have a McAfee account already and you log in using these details then we will set a cookie temporarily to check if your browser accepts such cookies or not. Remember, these cookies do not store any personal data as it gets off the moment you shuts off the browser.
Once you log in to your McAfee account there will be cookies to save your login credentials that come with your screen display choices. You are requested to remember that the login cookie will stay active for two days whereas the screen option cookie will remain highlighted for a year. If you click on the “Remember Me” option then you will see the credentials for two weeks. If you log out of your account, you will no longer see the login cookies. If you make changes in your article that is posted on our website then you will see an added cookie that is saved on your web browser.
References from the third-party websites
There are many articles that are visible on our website in which there are certain references such as images, articles and much more. The embedded content from the other similar websites acts in a way when a visitor visits a random website. These websites might collect your personal information and use the cookies to track down the third- party actions. It also examines your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account that is active on the McAfee website.
With whom we share your data and how long you can access it
Once you leave a comment on a website the comment along with its Metadata can be retained after a period of time. This is why we can easily identify and approve any comments that are not holding them in a line. For those users who are registered with our account, there are certain personal data that is visible in the user’s profile. The users can freely do the amendments to their personal information at any time. Moreover, the admin of the website is also allowed to see and change the information on the website.
Personal Data rights
If you have an account on this website or you have posted any comments then as per your personal rights you can request to receive an exported file of your personal data which includes all the data on our website. You can request to erase any personal data that is false according to you. It is essential to understand that there is no personal data we have kept for admin, legal or other security concerns.
Where is your Private data stored?
The comments and the private data that is posted by the visitors on our website are checked using the spam detection services that are on the automatic mode. This is specifically the data we use for the purpose the driving out a feedback or reviews of our McAfee products and services.