Privacy Statement for
DJChat.com

We have created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website:


What Information Is Collected

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site. We use cookies in our discussion forum to notify you of new messages since your last visit, to save your password (at your option) so you don't have to re-enter it each time you visit our discussion board, to set your viewing preferences, and to provide access to authorized users in restricted forums and administrative areas. We do not use cookies to track your on-line activities and viewing habits.

Our discussion board registration form requires users to give us contact information in the form of a valid e-mail address. The participant's contact information is used to contact the visitor when necessary. You have the option of not allowing your e-mail address to be made publicly available at the time of registration on our discussion board.

Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below.

This site contains links to other sites. DJChat.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

We do not sell or otherwise distribute e-mail addresses or any other information to third parties. Information will be made available to law enforcement agencies and other parties as required in the event of abuse, illegal activities, legal action, or requests for information from law enforcement.

The software that we use for the discussion board is supplied by a third party. It does have security features built in but it is not represented as high security software. There is always the possibility that someone may gain un-authorized access to the data files including your e-mail address and password. For that reason we suggest that you do not use the same password for our discussion board as you do for other services. We do use IP address logging and hack attempt logging to track potential offenders.

It is important to note that this site is hosted by DJZone. We do not own the server and DJZone has full access to the entire web site including your data. At the time of this writting, DJZone does not have a privacy statement available and DJChat.com makes no representation as to what use the hosting service may or may not make of this data. DJChat.com makes no representation as to how secure or insecure overall server security is.

DJZone does provide us monthly statistics regarding the use of this website in aggrigate form. This information does include usage by domain name.

Public Forums

DJChat.com makes message boards and a guest book available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. In order to comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) we have elected to prohibit participation in these areas by pre-teens. By posting in these areas you certify that you are at least 13 years of age or older.


Correct/Update

This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided.
  1. You may change your password, e-mail address, or any of the optional information fields in your profile by clicking on the "profile" link at the top of any of the bulletin board pages and changing the appropriate fields.
  2. You may change your default topic view cookie or whether or not to store your password cookie by clicking on the "preferences" link at the top of any of the bulletin board pages and then selecting the appropriate option.
  3. You may edit your own posts by clicking on the "Edit/Delete" icon whithin that particular message. A note will automatically be added to the message to indicate that you have edited it.


 
DJchat.com reserves the right to update this Privacy Statement at anytime.