This policy explains in detail how “Earth Naturists” along with its affiliated companies (hereinafter “we”, “us”, “our”, “Earth Naturists”, “https://earthnaturists.com”) and phpBB (hereinafter “they”, “them”, “their”, “phpBB software”, “www.phpbb.com”, “phpBB Limited”, “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 “Earth Naturists” 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 “Earth Naturists” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience.
We may also create cookies external to the phpBB software whilst browsing “Earth Naturists”, though these are outside the scope of this document which is intended to only cover the pages created by the phpBB software. 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 “Earth Naturists” (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 email address (hereinafter “your email”). Your information for your account at “Earth Naturists” is protected by data-protection laws applicable in the country that hosts us. Any information beyond your user name, your password, and your email address required by “Earth Naturists” during the registration process is either mandatory or optional, at the discretion of “Earth Naturists”. 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 emails 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 “Earth Naturists”, so please guard it carefully and under no circumstance will anyone affiliated with “Earth Naturists”, 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 email, then the phpBB software will generate a new password to reclaim your account.
Furthermore, please note that “Earth Naturists” does not do the following:
- collect or sell your data to third parties
- spy on members in any shape or form
- Earth Naturists administrators have no access to read your private messages.
- The only data that is viewable by others is information that you provide in posts or on your profile.
- This website is offered for free for naturists and no money is made from the website aside from donations.