Discendum Oy (later referred to as Service Provider) is committed to protect the user’s privacy and offer its users a safe environment to manage their Open Badges. This disclosure on the Protection of Privacy is valid in the Open Badge Factory service and covers information gathering and usage.
When a user registers her/himself in the Open Badge Factory service and takes the service into use, s/he is asked to provide personal information. The Service Provider will not disclose any personal information of a user to another person or organization without a written consent of the user in question unless this is allowed or required by the Finnish law.
A cookie is a document which the web service saves into the user’s computer. Cookies are not software, spyware or viruses and they cannot execute functions by themselves.
Only the username, which each user can define her/himself, is displayed to another users in the Open Badge Factory.
The Service Provider can gather information about the usage of the service for statistic purposes. This information does not target any individual user.
The Service Provider will strive to ensure that no personal user data stored disappears, no data is used for wrong purposes and that no one can access or change the data without authorization.
The users are asked not to disclose their username or password to anyone other than the Service Provider in a situation where help is asked of the Service Provider.
The Service Provider will make small adjustments to this Protection of privacy document taking the changes made in the service and the feedback received from users into consideration. Thus the Service Provider suggests that the user returns to examine the Protection of privacy document on a regular basis.
If you have questions regarding this disclosure or you believe that the Service Provider has not abided by the above mentioned rules, you are advised to contact the Service Provider.