Last updated: 05 September 2019
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Services and the choices you have associated with that data.
We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using Geek Managed Services', you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Information Collection And Use
We collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our Services to you.
While using or signing up for Services, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
First name and last name
Other information required for our Services
Cookies and Usage Data
We may also automatically collect information on how our websites are accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyse our Service.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
Use of Data
Geek Managed Services uses the collected data for various purposes:
To provide and maintain Services
To notify you about changes to our Services
To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Services when you choose to do so
To provide customer care and support
To provide analysis or valuable information so that we can improve Services
To monitor the usage of Services
To detect, prevent and address technical issues
Transfer Of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside South Africa and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to South Africa and process it there.
Legal Requirements regarding Disclosure of Data
Geek Managed Services may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
To comply with a legal obligation
To protect and defend the rights or property of Geek Managed Services
To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public
To protect against legal liability
Security Of Data
We store your passwords using a hashing algorithm (bcrypt) specifically designed for this purpose. However, please be advised that even the best security measures cannot fully eliminate all risks. We cannot guarantee that only authorised persons will review your information. We are not responsible for third-party circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your personally-identifiable information by keeping your password confidential. It is also suggested that you change your password on a regular basis.
We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyse the use of our website.
Links To Other Sites
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.