This policy explains in detail how “amilo-forum.com” along with its affiliated companies (hereinafter “we”, “us”, “our”, “amilo-forum.com”, “https://www.amilo-forum.com”) and phpBB (hereinafter “they”, “them”, “their”, “phpBB software”, “www.phpbb.com”, “phpBB Group”, “phpBB Teams”) use any information collected during any session of usage by you (hereinafter “your information”).
Your information is collected via two ways. Firstly, by browsing “amilo-forum.com” will cause the phpBB software to create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter “user-id”) and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter “session-id”), automatically assigned to you by the phpBB software. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within “amilo-forum.com” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience. A fourth cookie is used to detect spam bots. Another cookie is used to rotate banner advertisements with each access.
amilo-forum.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
Web analytics with Piwik:
This website uses the open source web analytics software Piwik to record your visits and actions. The last byte of the IP address is masked using the AnonymizeIP plugin. Visitors are recognized by a cookie with a lifetime of 90 days. You can opt out using the following form:
The second way in which we collect your information is by what you submit to us. This can be, and is not limited to: posting as an anonymous user (hereinafter “anonymous posts”), registering on “amilo-forum.com” (hereinafter “your account”) and posts submitted by you after registration and whilst logged in (hereinafter “your posts”).
Your account will at a bare minimum contain a uniquely identifiable name (hereinafter “your user name”), a personal password used for logging into your account (hereinafter “your password”) and a personal, valid e-mail address (hereinafter “your e-mail”). Your information for your account at “amilo-forum.com” is protected by data-protection laws applicable in the country that hosts us. Any information beyond your user name, your password, and your e-mail address required by “amilo-forum.com” during the registration process is either mandatory or optional, at the discretion of “amilo-forum.com”. In all cases, you have the option of what information in your account is publicly displayed. Furthermore, within your account, you have the option to opt-in or opt-out of automatically generated e-mails from the phpBB software.
Your password is ciphered (a one-way hash) so that it is secure. However, it is recommended that you do not reuse the same password across a number of different websites. Your password is the means of accessing your account at “amilo-forum.com”, so please guard it carefully and under no circumstance will anyone affiliated with “amilo-forum.com”, phpBB or another 3rd party, legitimately ask you for your password. Should you forget your password for your account, you can use the “I forgot my password” feature provided by the phpBB software. This process will ask you to submit your user name and your e-mail, then the phpBB software will generate a new password to reclaim your account.