Security and Privacy Notice Ty Collector






Security & Privacy Notice

Security and Privacy Notice

1. Ty Collector is published as a public education and reference service by Leon and Sondra Schlossberg. Tycollector.com is funded, sponsored and hosted on server space leased by Heartegrity, a non-profit North Carolina Corporation.

2. The Ty Collector host server runs software that creates summary statistics used to assess what information is of most and least interest to site visitors; assist with technical design specifications; and identify system performance or problem areas.

3. For site security purposes and to ensure this service remains available to all interested visitors, the server hosting Ty Collector also runs software that monitors network traffic to facilitate identification of unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

4. Ty Collector is registered with google.com and bing.com webmaster services that provide site statistics and content analysis services to assist with management and design of the site.

5. Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits.

6. Unauthorized attempts to upload or change information at the Ty Collector Internet site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

7. Email addresses provided by visitors using the site contact form are not shared, sold or otherwise provided to third parties. Email addresses are used only to provide a response to a comment or question from the person who used the contact form.

8. Cookies to collect or retain information are not used at this site.

9. This privacy policy may be modified, updated or otherwise changed at any time at the sole discretion of the site publishers. Any changes to the privacy policy will be posted on this page.

10. Use the on-site contact form to communicate with Leon and/or Sondra Schlossberg with questions or comments about tycollector.com.


Privacy policy updated March 7, 2011 to add Heartegrity affiliation information.
Privacy policy updated August 16, 2010 to add notification about Facebook cookies.
Privacy policy updated April 16, 2010 to add "email address" provision.
This privacy notice was initially published on November 23, 2009.