SkOUT Secure Intelligence Website Ad and Cookie Policy

Effective Date: July 13, 2018

We Use Common Tracking Technologies.

We collect personal information about users over time and across different websites when you use this website or service. We also have third parties that collect personal information this way. To do this, we use several common tracking tools. Our vendors may also use these tools. In this policy, “we” and “us” refers to both SkOUT Secure Intelligence and our vendors. These may include browser cookies. We may also use web beacons, flash cookies, and similar technologies.

We Use Tracking Technology for a Variety of Reasons.

We use tracking tools, including cookies, on our websites and in emails. Third parties also use cookies on our sites. Cookies are small files that download when you access certain websites. To learn more, visit here or here. These pages also explain how you can manage or delete cookies. We use tracking tools, including cookies, on our websites and in emails:

  • -To recognize new or past customers.
  • -To store your password if you are registered on our site.
  • -To improve our website and to better understand your visits on our platforms.
  • -To serve you with interest-based or targeted advertising (see below for more on interest-based advertising).
  • -To observe your behaviors and browsing activities over time across multiple websites or other platforms.
  • -To better understand the interests of our customers and our website visitors.

We Engage in Interest-Based Advertising

We and our partners display interest-based advertising using information gathered about you over time across multiple websites or other platforms. This might include apps.

Interest-based advertising or “online behavioral advertising” includes ads served to you after you leave our website, encouraging you to return. They also include ads we think are relevant based on your browsing habits or online activities. These ads might be served on websites or on apps. They might also be served in emails. We might serve these ads, or third parties may serve ads. They might be about our products or other companies’ products and services. Where legally required we get consent to engage in interest-based advertising.

How Do We Gather Relevant Information About You for Interest-Based Advertising

To decide what is relevant to you, we use information you make available to us when you interact with us, our affiliates, and other third parties. We gather this information using the tracking tools described above. For example, we or our partners might look at your purchases or browsing behaviors. We or our partners might also look at your location. We might look at these activities on our platforms or the platforms of others.

We work with third parties who help gather this information. These third parties might link your name or email address to other information they collect. That might include past purchases made offline or online. Or, it might include online usage information.

You Can Control Certain Tracking Tools.

Your browser may give you the ability to control cookies. How you do so depends on the type of cookie. Certain browsers can be set to reject browser cookies. To find out more about how to enable, disable, or delete cookies from your web browser, please visit here or here. To control flash cookies, which we may use on certain websites from time to time, you can go here. Why? Because flash cookies cannot be controlled through your browser settings.

Our Do Not Track Policy: Some browsers have “do not track” features that allow you to tell a website not to track you. These features are not all uniform. We do not currently respond to those signals. If you block cookies, certain features on our sites may not work. If you block or reject cookies, not all of the tracking described here will stop.

Options you select are browser and device specific.

You Can Opt Out of Online Behavioral Advertising.

The Self-Regulatory Program for Online Behavioral Advertising program provides consumers with the ability to opt-out of having their online behavior recorded and used for advertising purposes. To opt out of having your online behavior collected for advertising purposes, click here.

Choices you make are browser and device specific.

We Use Specific Tracking Technologies.

Here is more information about the tracking technologies and cookies we currently use on our sites and emails. We use these tracking technologies to improve our site and the experience of our visitors. To opt out of these cookies you can click here or where applicable follow the specific instructions below:

  • Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics provided by Google Inc. (Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA) to collect information about how visitors use our website. For example, we collect details of the site where the visitor has come from and the total number of times a visitor has been to our website. Furthermore, you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available here. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent the future collection of your information when you visit this Website. Further information can be found here.
  • Pardot: We use Pardot provided by, Inc. (One Market, Suite 300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA) to collect information about how visitors use our website. For example, we use Pardot to remember your preferences when you return to our site. For more information, please see their Privacy Policy.

If you are based in the European Union and/or European Economic Area, we inform you that the legal basis for involving the third parties mentioned above is Article 6(1)(f) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation. Our legitimate interests for involving these third parties are mentioned above.