Privacy Policy

Who are we
We are Hitechthreats a blog about software downloading and technology

What personal data we collect and why do we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the website, we collect the data shown in the comment form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help detect spam.

An anonymous string generated from your email address (also known as a hash code) can be given to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approving your comment, your profile photo will be publicly visible in the context of your comment.

If you are uploading images to a website, you should avoid uploading images that include embedded location data (EXIF GPS). Website visitors can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms
If you leave a comment on our website, you can choose to save your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to re-enter your details when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will place a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and will be discarded when you close your browser.

When you sign in, we will also set up certain cookies to save your login information and the choices displayed on your screen. Login cookies last for two days, and screen preferences cookies last for one year. If you choose “Remember login information”, your login information will be available for two weeks. If you sign out of your account, the login cookies will be deleted.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data and only indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It will expire after 1 day.

Embed content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in exactly the same way as when a visitor has visited another website.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interactions with such embedded content, including tracking your interactions with Embedded content if you have an account and log in to that site.

With whom we share your data
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we keep your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata will be retained indefinitely. This makes it possible for us to automatically recognize and approve any follow-up comments instead of keeping them in the moderation queue.

For users who register on our website (if applicable), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). The website administrator can also view and edit that information.

What rights do you have over your data?
If you have an account on this site or have left a comment, you can request to receive the exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided. we. You can also ask us to delete any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data that we are obligated to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.