Who we are
Our website address is: https://phil-libertypipes.com.
We gather the data from the comment form, the visitor’s IP address, and the user agent string of their browser to help with spam detection when people leave comments on the website.
The Gravatar service may get an encrypted string (also known as a hash) made from your email address in order to determine whether you are using it. You can access the Gravatar service’s privacy statement at https://automattic.com/privacy/. Once your comment has been approved, the public can see your profile image next to it.
Avoid uploading photos with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) if you plan to submit them to the website. Any location data from photographs on the website can be downloaded and extracted by website visitors.
Your name, email address, and website can be saved in cookies if you post a comment on our website. These are provided for your comfort so that you won’t have to enter your information again when you make additional comments. For a year, these cookies will remain fresh.
If you go to our login page, we’ll temporarily store a cookie to see if your browser permits them. This cookie is deleted when your browser is closed and does not contain any personal information.
In order to save your login details and screen display preferences, we will also set up a number of cookies when you log in. Screen option cookies last a year, whereas login cookies are only valid for two days. Choosing “Remember Me” will keep your login active for two weeks. The cookies for your login will be deleted after you log out of your account.
An additional cookie will be saved in your browser whenever you update or publish an article. This cookie just contains the post ID of the article you just edited and contains no personal information. It expires after a day.
Embedded content from other websites
This website’s articles may contain embedded content (such as videos, photographs, articles, etc.). When another website’s content is embedded, it operates exactly as if the visitor had really visited the other website.
These websites may track your interaction with the embedded content, gather information about you, utilize cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your activity. This includes tracking your activity if you have an account and are logged in to the website.
Who we share your data with
Your IP address will be included in the password reset email if you request one.
How long we retain your data
If you post a comment, both the comment and any associated information are kept forever. This allows us to detect and approve any subsequent comments without having to manually moderate them.
In the event that any users register on our website, we additionally retain the personal data they supply in their user profile. Except for their username, which they cannot change, all users may see, update, or remove any of their personal information at any time. Administrators of the website can also access and modify that data.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have posted comments, you may request to have an exported file of the personal data we have on you, along with any data you have given us. You can also ask us to delete any personal information we may have about you. This does not apply to any information that we must maintain for administrative, legal, or security reasons.
Where your data is sent
An automatic spam detection service may be used to review visitor comments.