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Use of Data
A user may choose to provide personal information in the following examples:
- Order publications
- Submit resumes or work history information
- Participate in “join our mailing list” initiatives
- Participate in bulletin boards, discussion or message forums
- Contact us for further information
- Enter a Quick Survey, Quiz or Benchmarking Survey
- Register for events and conferences
- Register for premium online services
If you would like to find out more about the different categories of information collected, please review the data collection section. Information attained by the site is used only for the intended purpose stated at the time that the information is collected. This data is not shared with other entities in CST for secondary or unrelated purposes, or shared with a third party, unless otherwise disclosed at the point of collection. If there is an instance where such information may be shared, the visitor will be asked for permission beforehand.
CST makes every practical effort to avoid excessive or irrelevant collection of data. If a visitor believes the site has collected excessive information, we encourage the visitor to contact us at email@example.com to raise any concerns.
Except for the mailing list initiative described above, where visitors explicitly choose to receive specific CST marketing or other materials, CST will not use personal data collected from our websites to facilitate unsolicited marketing activities.
As a policy, visitors are not required to register to gain access to areas of the CST websites. In certain cases, as your CST website experience expands, we may require visitors to register in order to obtain a user i.d. and password for authentication and secure access to a transaction or certain business confidential or proprietary information services on premium websites.
Personally identifiable information provided to CST through its website is provided voluntarily by visitors. Should visitors subsequently choose to unsubscribe from mailing lists or any registrations, we will provide instructions, on the appropriate website area or in communications to our visitors; or a visitor may contact the webmaster of the appropriate site, e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org.
CST has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security in order to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction. All CST employees follow a firm wide security policy. Only authorised CST personnel are provided access to personally identifiable information and these employees have agreed to ensure confidentiality of this information. CST policy is to use secure socket layer technology for the protection of credit card information submitted through web forms. This policy is also required for any fulfilment agents of our firm.
CST understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy especially in an online environment. The CST’ sites covered by this privacy statement are not intentionally designed for or directed at children 13 years of age or younger. It is CST policy never to knowingly collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 13.