GovJobHub.com Security & Privacy Statement
GovJobHub.com is committed to respecting the privacy of our users. We strive to provide a safe, secure user experience.
Security of Personal & Financial Information
We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
When you place an order online at GovJobHub.com, your credit card information is protected through the use of encryption, specifically, the Secure Socket Layer ("SSL") protocol. Credit card data is processed by PayPal.com and not stored by GovJobHub.com.
Independent agencies report that (statistically speaking) using a credit card on the Internet through SSL is far safer than submitting your credit card to a clerk in the grocery store, or over an open telephone line. In fact, they report that there are no recorded instances of someone "breaking" SSL encryption and using credit card information stored therein for fraudulent purposes. Secure URLs always begin with "https://" rather than"http://" and if you are using one from a browser that recognizes SSL(including Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Internet Explorer, AOL's version 3,and Spyglass, among others) you will generally also receive a preceding message and/or see a symbol, such as a lock, that signifies that you are on a secure page. Any information you enter on such a page is encrypted at your browser,sent over the public Internet in encrypted form, then de-encrypted at our servers. Additionally, we used internationally recognized PayPal as our payment processor further assuring our customers of the most robust security and data protection available.
If your browser doesn't support SSL technology, you will receive an error message when trying to access our SSL page.
The SSL technology depends on secure Uniform Resource Locators (URLs) which are certified by a certifying authority. GovJobHub.com career management software is powered by Adicio which in turn uses Verisign asa certifying authority to process credit card transactions. For further information on this company's privacy and security practices, please click here.
Collection and Use of Information by GovJobHub.com
In some areas of the GovJobHub.com website, we request or may request thatyou provide personal information, including your name, address, e-mail address,telephone number, credit card number, social security number, contactinformation, billing information and any other information from which youridentity is discernible. In other areas, we collect or may collect demographicinformation that is not unique to you such as your ZIP code, age, preferences,gender, interests and favorites. Sometimes we collect or may collect acombination of the two types of information.
We also gather or may gather certaininformation about your use of the GovJobHub.com website, such as what areas youvisit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about yourcomputer hardware and software that is or may be collected by us. Thisinformation can include without limitation your IP address, browser type,domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses, but is not linkedto your personal information.
Our Use of Your Information
We use the information we gather on the GovJobHub.com website, whetherpersonal, demographic, collective or technical, for the purpose of operatingand improving GovJobHub.com.com, fostering a positive user experience, anddelivering the products and services that we offer.
We may use your contact information in order to send you e-mail or othercommunications regarding updates at GovJobHub.com, to contact you about youropinion of current products and services or potential new products and servicesthat may be offered. We may also provide additional communications, promotionsand information on new GovJobHub.com opportunities and additional job postingswhich may be of interest to you.
The nature and frequency of these messages will vary depending upon theinformation we have about you.
In addition, you may receive free informational newsletters from us relatingto topics that may be of special interest to you, such as career managementadvice.
We have areas on GovJobHub.com where you cansubmit feedback. Any feedback you submit in these areas becomes our property,and we can use such feedback (such as success stories) for marketing purposesor to contact you for further information.
Choices Regarding the Disclosure of Personal Information to Others
We do not disclose your personal information to third parties, or yourcombined personal and demographic information or information about your use of GovJobHub.com(such as the areas you visit or the services you access), except as set forthbelow.
- We disclose information to companies andindividuals we employ to perform functions on our behalf. Examples includehosting our Web servers, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance,processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. Thesecompanies and individuals will have access to your personal information asnecessary to perform their functions, but they may not share that informationwith any other third party.
- We disclose information if legally requiredto do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if we believe ingood faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirementsor comply with legal process; (b) protect our rights or property or ouraffiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d)protect the personal safety of users or the public.
- We disclose and transfer information to a thirdparty who acquires all or a substantial portion of our business, whether suchacquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or asubstantial portion of our assets. In addition, in the event we become thesubject of a bankruptcy proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, we or ourtrustee in bankruptcy may sell, license or otherwise dispose of suchinformation in a transaction approved by the bankruptcy court. You will benotified of sale of all or a substantial portion of our business to a thirdparty via email or through a prominent notice posted on the GovJobHub.comwebsite.
Other Uses of Information
We supply technology, hosting and related services to other leadingcompanies to power recruitment areas on their Web sites (sometimes referred toas "Hosted Career Sites"). Personal and/or demographic informationsupplied by you in Hosted Career Sites becomes part of the GovJobHub.comdatabase, but it is not accessible by anyone other than you, GovJobHub.com andthe company concerned without your consent.
Personal Information on Resumes and Profiles
We attempt to limit access to our searchable resume database (or copiesthereof) only to paying employers, recruiters, hiring managers, headhunters,and human resource professionals, as well as law enforcement and nationalsecurity agencies, but cannot guarantee that other parties will not gain accessto this database. We are not responsible for the use made of resumes by thirdparties who access such resumes while they are in our searchable database.However, the portions of your searchable resume (not your contact information)that are automatically made public in your GovJobHub.com profile are accessibleto anyone who uses the GovJobHub.com service. You may remove your resume on GovJobHub.comor delete your profile on GovJobHub.com at anytime, but, employers, recruitersand others who have paid for access to the GovJobHub.com resume database or toobtain a copy of that database or have paid for access to the GovJobHub.comservices, as well as parties who have otherwise gained access may have retaineda copy of your resume or GovJobHub.com profile in their own files or databases.We are not responsible for the retention, use or privacy of resumes or profilesin these instances.
If you have any questions regarding GovJobHub.com’ security and privacypolicies, please click here.
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