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You choose us to give certain information when using our services. This include: When you create an account, you provide us with your login credentials such as Your username, password and phone number as well some basic details necessary for the service to work, such as gender and date of birth, when you are register for a CIS account.
Profile information that you provide for your user profile for all the four accounts (e.g. first name, last name, E-mail, personal details, work place, education etc.). This information allows you to represent yourself as a user and make visibility to the other users so one can find you and connect with you. Here you can also avail a feature to either hide this information or show to the right audience you feel comfortable with.
To add certain content like picture or video, you may allow us to access your camera or photo album. Some of the information you choose to provide us may considered "special" or "sensitive" in certain jurisdictions, for e.g., your racial or ethnic origins, sexual orientation and religious beliefs. By choosing to provide this information, you consent to our processing of that information.
User content (e.g. photos, comment, details and other materials) that you post to the service.
You also give other data to us, such as by syncing your address book or calendar.
We collect personal data from you when you provide, post or upload it top our services. We monitor your posts and other feed activities to protect and ensure that no illegal, discriminative, sex, religious, bad content are posted. We may delete such stuff without your permission if such things are posted or reported from others. Comments or posts which are reported by the users will be deleted by us without your permission.
In addition to the information you provide us directly, we receive information about you from others, including:
Other users may provide information about you as they use our services. For instance, we may collect information about you from other users if they contact us about you.
You may able to use your other social media login (Facebook or google login) to create and log into CIS account. This saves you from having to remember yet another username and password and allows you to share some information from your social media account with us.
When you choose Facebook as login option we validate your facebook account and pick data from that account which includes Gender, First Name, Last Name , Home town, Location, Profile picture, Email id, Cover photo.
When you choose Google as login option we validate your google account and pick data from that account which includes Name, Profile picture, Email id
We may send you service-related SMS or E-mail for account verification, changes/updates to feature of the service, technical and security notices).
If you choose, you can use our "Add friends" feature to locate other people with CIS accounts either through (1) your phonebook contacts list, or (2) through a search of names and usernames on CIS.
If you choose to find your friends through (1) your device's contact list, then CIS will access your contacts list.
If you choose to find your friends (2) through a search of names or usernames on CIS then simply type a name to search and we will perform a search on service.
If you choose to invite someone to the services through our "Invite friends" feature, you may select a person directly from the contacts list on your device and send a text or email form your personal account. You understand and agree that you are responsible for any changes that apply to communication sent from your device, and because this invitation is coming directly form your personal account, CIS does not have access to or control this communication.
To create and manage your account.
To provide you with customer support and respond to your requests.
Analyze your profile and the other users to recommend some of the connections that you may have chances to know them.
Show users profiles to one another within the CIS community, help you get recognized and be able to find connections and know one another.
By linking the various devices you use so that you can enjoy a consistent experience of our services on all of them.
Administer focus groups and surveys
Conduct research and analysis of users behavior to improve our services and content (for instance, we may decide to change the look and feel or even substantially modify a given feature based on users behavior).
Develop new features and services(for e.g., we may decide to build a new interests-based feature further to request received form users).
Address ongoing or alleged misbehavior on and off-platform.
Perform data analysis to better understand and design countermeasures against these activities.
Provide our service to you: Most of the time, the reason we process your information is to perform the contract that you have with us.
Legitimate interests: We may use your information where we have legitimate interests to do so.
Consent: From time to time, we may ask your consent to use your information for certain specific reasons. You may withdraw your consent at any time contacting us at the email provided by us.
The data that you include on your profile and any content you post or social action(likes, comments, shares) you take on our services, will be seen by other users in that following account and by us.
Your profile, details is fully visible to all members and customers of our services. If you want to hide and show to the right audience, you can hide it from others and show to the audience you want to.
Our services allow viewing and sharing information including through posts, likes and comments.
When you share a post(e.g., an update, image or article) it can be viewed in the accounts you shared and can be viewed by the audience that you added in your account. Providing you the complete privacy of these things. You have the option to change the visibility in the settings.
The connections of your one account cannot have the access of your other account; except the following connections that are connected in that particular account.
Your connections can view your information or connect within the account you have added them. The accounts they are not connected, cannot have the access to your data or you.
When you like or do any social actions, the people that are connected in that particular account can see it, and others account connections couldn't see such actions. They aren't part of any your actions and control or your data if you haven't add them.
We share information globally, both internally within the CIS companies, externally with our partners and with those you connect and share with around the world in accordance with policy. Your information may, for example, be transferred or transmitted to, or stored and processed in India or other countries outside of where you live for the purposes as described in this policy. These data transfers are necessary to provide the services set forth in the CIS terms, and to globally operate and provide our products to you. We utilize standard contract clauses, rely on the European commission's adequacy decisions about certain countries, as applicable, and obtain your consent for these data transfers to India and other countries.
In some cases, we share information that we store( such as IP Addresses) with third parties, such as service providers, consultants, and other agents(Agents), for the purposes of operating, enhancing, and improving the services, and developing new products and services. For e.g., we may share information with service providers in order to fight spam, and third-party consultants may have access to information in the process of improving our processes and technology. Agents with whom we share such information for these reasons are generally bound by confidentiality obligations and, unless we tell you differently, our Agents do not have any right to use information we share with them beyond the scope and duration of what is necessary to assist us.
We provide many choices about the collection, use and sharing of your data, form deleting or correcting data you include in your profile and controlling the visibility of your posts and communication controls. We in CIS offer you settings to control and manage the personal we have about you.
If you are a registered user, you can access most information associated with your account by logging into the services and checking your account settings page. Registered users can access and delete cookies through their web browser settings.
In some cases, we partner with Third Party Services that may provide information about you. Such information about could include the details provided by you, if you have disclosed that information to that third party and made it available for CIS to access. To the extent we obtain such information, we may use it to develop new services or to improve or enhance the services.
When you connect other services to your CIS account, those services might share information about you with us. What gets shown to us is determined by their privacy policies, which are long and boring, but which you should probably read if you have questions or concerns.
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not submit any personal information through our mobile application or service. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children's internet usage and to help enforce this policy by instructing their children never to provide personal information through our mobile application or service without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 18 has provided personal information to us through our mobile application or service, please contact us.
We secure information you provide on computer severs in al controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical and physical safe guards in an effort to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification and disclosure of personal information in its custody. However, no data transmission over the internet or wireless network can be guaranteed. Therefore, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that (1) there are security and privacy limitations of the internet which are beyond our control; (2) the security, integrity, and privacy of any and all the information and data exchanged between you and our mobile application cannot be guaranteed, and (3) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transits by a third party, despite best efforts.
In the event we become aware that the security of the mobile application has been compromised or users personal information has been disclosed to unrelated third parties as a result of external activity, including but not the right to take reasonably appropriate measures, including, but not the limited to, investigation and reporting as well as notification to and cooperation with law enforcement authorities. In the event of a data breach, we will make reasonable efforts to notify affected individuals if we believe that there is a reasonable risk of harm to the user as a result of the breach or if notice is otherwise required by law. When we do we will post a notice in the mobile application.
You acknowledge that you have read this policy and agree to all its terms and conditions. By using the mobile application or its service you agree to be bound by this policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this policy, you are not authorized to use or access the mobile application and its services.
You can contact us or use other options to resolve any complaints. You can learn more about how privacy works on CIS. If you have questions about this policy, you can contact us as described below. We may resolve disputes that you have with us in connection with our privacy policies.