Who we are
Our website address is https://aberdeencybersecurity.co.uk. We are a UK Cyber Security company based in Aberdeen, Scotland. If you have a question, please contact the director of the company, Dale Sutherland. The contact details are on our contact page.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded 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 the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
We do not share any data with any third party. It is against our business ethos to resell data for monetary gain.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. Visitor comments may be chcked through an automated spam detection service.
If you have a question, please contact the director of the company, Dale Sutherland. The contact details are on our contact page.
How we protect your data
The most upfront effort is put into protecting your data. All security breaches are considered with the highest importance and are serious matters. We do not collect highly important personal data; this minimizes the potential risk of an attack.
What data breach procedures we have in place
Our website and backend services are located in a highly secure professional UK data center. This location is not published on the website. Our supplier is certified to the highest industry standards in regards to both physical and logical data security.
What third parties we receive data from
We do not receive information from third parties in regards to targeting customers and or website visitors.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We use an automated system that filters out comments that visitors post on the blog. If there are any concerns regarding a comment, the comment gets sent to spam and an administrator will manually check the comment.