I-Land Internet Services is strongly committed to protecting the privacy
of its members, as well as its non-I-Land visitors. This policy was
developed to illustrate our dedication to providing security and privacy
for those using our services. Please note that I-Land Internet Services
will never sell, exchange, or distribute any personal information without
the express permission of the user(s) in question, or unless directed to
I-Land Internet Services collects information in different ways from those
who access various services on our network. One way is through recording
your IP address each time you visit our web site. An IP address is a
number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are connected
to our network or the Internet. Your IP address is visible to most web
sites on the Internet. Be confident, however, that I-Land Internet
Services will ONLY use your IP address to administer to its web site or
help diagnose problems with its own servers. Some web sites have been
known to use personal IP addresses for marketing purposes. I-LAND INTERNET
SERVICES DOES NOT ENGAGE IN THIS PRACTICE.
Members of I-Land Internet Services are asked to provide specific personal
information when signing up for an account. This may include their name,
address, telephone number, billing information (ie, credit card or
checking account numbers), and the type of computer they will be using to
access the service. The information collected during this process is used
to manage each member's account for Billing & Support purposes only. This
information is never shared with third parties without the member's
express permission or unless directed to by proper legal authorities.
I-Land Internet Services may, however, generate non-identifying
information from its customer accounts (ie, total members in a community
or market, types of services used, etc) to help develop and customize its
are small data files that can be placed on your computer when you visit a
web site. They are stored on your computer's hard drive and contain
identifying information about your computer. A cookie does NOT contain
information that identifies you "personally" or that will allow a third
party to access any of your I-Land account information.
customers. They enable us to see how our users interact with our site and
how frequently they return. Cookies help to identify which sites our
visitors are coming from, which ultimately gives insight to future growth
needs. Cookies also allow us to provide customized information to you,
such as local weather forcasts. Collecting, storing, and/or tracking this
information for statistical purposes and to provide customized information
allows us to improve our services.
Please be aware that some companies and advertisers on the Internet may
control or regulate these organizations and therefore cannot claim
responsibility for how they may use the information they collect.
I-Land Internet Services displays banner ads on its web sites. The
statistically tracking the performance of their banners, however no
personal, identifying information can be collected by these companies when
you view their ads.
Any personally identifying information sent to I-Land Internet Services
via email or by completing an online form will be held in strict
confidence. It should be understood, however, that emails we receive are
subject to being forwarded to other departments or contact personnel
within the company to better address the situation. We do not distribute
lists of email addresses to parties outside I-Land Internet Services,
unless directed to do so by proper legal authorities.
Data Security and Release of Gathered Information:
I-Land Internet Services has security measures in place to protect the
integrity of its network and systems. While every effort is made to ensure
the protection of information under its control against loss, misuse, or
alteration, I-Land Internet Services cannot guarantee that these measures
will absolutely prevent third party "hackers" from illegally obtaining
this information. Be it known, that except in the course of an law
enforcement investigation, or in the event of a suspected attempt to
deliberately circumvent I-Land's network security system, no attempts will
be made to try and identify individual users or share outside information
with third parties.