The issue of online privacy is extremely crucial for CATMi, which is committed to safeguarding the information provided by its members and other visitors logging on to its website. As an organization CATMi has been actively promoting the concept of privacy and its relevance for organizations with a cyber presence.
Type of information collected through the website
The services that need registration include the following:
CATMi will not sell or rent such personally identifiable information collected. The personally identifiable information is supplied voluntarily for some of the following purposes:
Other Optional Information: If you wish to subscribe to CATMi publications, CATMi Newsletters, you will be required to fill up certain personal information related to your email address, name, country, age, choice of password, etc. However, for any of the other services such as registration for membership, etc. filling up the relevant form is mandatory.
Credit Card Information: If you purchase CATMi publications at the Site or register for an event, you will be required to submit your credit card details, including your name, account number and the expiration date. The information is used for billing purposes and to contact you if there are difficulties in processing your order.
CATMi uses a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services which will not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes.
E-mail information: When we receive e-mails from you, we may retain the content of any e-mail messages sent to us, as well as details of your e-mail address.
Use of web-based tracking mechanisms such as Cookies
Cookies, which enable us to store small amounts of information contained in your website browser, may be used on some areas of our Website. Cookies, that help us track your navigation, enable us to tailor our offerings to your needs. The kind of information that may be stored on a cookie includes registration data so that a user does not need to re-enter the information every time he/she visits a particular area.
The information contained on cookies is masked to ensure your privacy and is readable only by the servers of CATMi.com.
CATMi gives you the choice regarding the collection and usage of your personally identifiable information. During registration for “joining our mailing list,” we request for contact information in order to send bulletins and for advertising purposes. Again, it is not necessary for you to register in order to access and use our Site. You may therefore choose to opt out of providing such information.
Further, once you are registered at the CATMi site, you will have the option at any stage to inform us that you no longer wish to receive future e-mails and you may “unsubscribe.”
Access to your personal account online is password protected. We will not release your account password to any person. In the event that you forget your password, you may generate an on-line request for your password to be sent to you by e-mail at the e-mail address used during registration.
CATMi has implemented stringent, internationally acceptable standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction. The data resides behind a firewall, with access restricted to authorized CATMi personnel.
CATMi cannot be held responsible for any activity in your account which results from your failure to keep your own password secure.