2. For site management, we use software programs to collect and create summary statistics on the following information for statistical purposes. The date and time. The originating Internet Protocol (IP) address. The object requested. The address of the website from which you linked to our site. The type of browser you use to access our website and the completion status of the request.
3. We use these gathered statistics for such purposes as: Assessing what information is of most and least interest. Determining technical design specifications and identifying system performance or problem areas.
4. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, we software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or otherwise cause damage.
5. Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, this website makes no other attempts to identify individual users or their usage habits.
6. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
7. The information we receive depends upon what you do when visiting our site. If you visit our site to read or download information, such as consumer brochures or press releases: We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account, or stanford.edu if you are connecting from Stanford University's domain); the date and time you access our site; and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site. We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. If you identify yourself by sending an e-mail: You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an e-mail containing a complaint or compliment. We use personally identifying information from viewers in various ways to further the usefulness and accuracy of the information contained on our website or to add new sections and services. If you include personally-identifying information in your e-mail because you want us to address issues specific to your situation. We may use that information in responding to your request. In other limited circumstances, we may be required by law to disclose information that you submit. Be aware that despite anything we do to protect electronic information, e-mail is not necessarily secure against interception. If your communication is very sensitive, or includes personal information, you might prefer to send it by regular mail instead.
8. Information Collected from Interactive Forms. On some of our web pages we may offer interactive forms that let you voluntarily submit personal information (such as your name and e-mail address). In those cases, all submitted information is used only for the express purposes for which it is intended and is not made available to any third party, except in some cases your Account Executive. However, when you submit a comment to a web discussion forum, if you supply your name, e-mail address, or other personal information, that information may be posted along with your comment.
10. Session Variables: Session variables are small files that a website transfers temporarily to your computer's memory, not to your computer's hard drive. On some web pages, we use "session variables" to help you use our websites interactively. The session variables on our web pages do not collect information about you, but only about your browser "session." The session variable makes it easier for you to use the dynamic features of these web services, without having to provide the same information again as you move from one page to another. Session variables on our web pages expire as you exit the service delivering the session variable. That is, they are automatically removed from your computer's memory when you close your browser, reboot or flush your cache.
11. Links to Other Sites We provide many links to other websites. When you leave our website (Crowd Rush Hour), you may be going to sites that are beyond our control. These other sites may send their own cookies to users, collect data or solicit personal information. The privacy policies and procedures described here for "Crowd Rush Hour" do not apply to any external links. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of any site you link to from ours, especially if you share any personal information. Be informed. You are the person best qualified to protect your own privacy.
12. Subscriptions to our Benefits and Services. If you subscribe to our Benefits and Services we collect your name, address, phone and email address.