Privacy and Usage Policy
The web site located at https://thirstylizards.com is owned and operated by The Software Gallery, LLC dba Thirsty Lizards, 86 Ironworks Hill Rd, Brookfield, CT USA (hereinafter referred to as “The Thirsty Lizards”).
Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. Because we retain the right to gather certain types of information about the users of our site, we believe you should fully understand the terms and conditions surrounding the retention and the use of this information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather, how we use it, and how to correct and change it.
The only information The Thirsty Lizards obtains about individual visitors to this site is information supplied voluntarily by the visitor. This means that you can visit our site without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. To gauge the effectiveness of our website, we retain the right to collect generic information about our visitors. This may include, but not be limited to our web servers automatically recognizing a visitor’s domain name (such as .com, .edu, .net, etc.), the web page from which a visitor enters our site, which pages a visitor visits on our site, and how much time a visitor spends on each page. This information does not reveal a visitor’s identity. We reserve the right to collect and review this information and use it to evaluate and improve the content and functionality of our website.
The Thirsty Lizards does not send unsolicited e-mail (“spam”). We may use e-mail to communicate with our prospects/clients, to respond to visitors’ e-mails, to confirm requests for services placed online, and to send information that a visitor has requested.
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 visit our login page, 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 one 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
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
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 your data is sent
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Specific Information regarding our Security System in use
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Visiting the login page sets a temporary cookie that aids compatibility with some alternate login methods. This cookie contains no personal data and expires after 1 hour.
The IP address of visitors, user ID of logged in users, and username of login attempts are conditionally logged to check for malicious activity and to protect the site from specific kinds of attacks. Examples of conditions when logging occurs include login attempts, log out requests, requests for suspicious URLs, changes to site content, and password updates. This information is retained for 31 days.
Who we share your data with
This site is scanned for potential malware and vulnerabilities by the iThemes Site Scanner. We do not send personal information to the scanner; however, the scanner could find personal information posted publicly (such as in comments) during the scan.
How long we retain your data
Security logs are retained for 31 days.
Where we send your data
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Terms of Usage
This site contains material which is derived in whole or in part from material supplied by The Thirsty Lizards, as well as other sources, and is protected by copyright and trademark laws. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute in any way material from this site including code and software. You may download material from this site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.
This website is provided as an information source for public use. The Thirsty Lizards strives to maintain the integrity of this site and to present information which is accurate and timely. The information is subject to periodic updates, revisions, deletions and additions without prior notice.
The Thirsty Lizards material on this server may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. The user is cautioned that charts, documents, and other graphics which appear at this site may not be subject to accurate transmission in their entirety. Where an official printed document differs from the text which may be provided at this site, the official printed document takes precedence.
Spam, (unsolicited junk e-mail) is the bane of the Internet, and we hate it as much as you do. Because we respect your privacy, we will not rent, sell or otherwise reveal your e-mail address to any third party advertiser. Never ever.
The Thirsty Lizards does not send unsolicited e-mail (“spam” ). We will use e-mail to communicate with our prospects/clients, to respond to visitors” e-mails, to confirm requests for services placed online, and to send information that a visitor has requested.
The information provided on this site is provided ” AS IS”. The Thirsty Lizards does not warrant the accuracy of the materials provided herein, either expressly or by implication, for any particular purpose and expressly disclaims any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Although the information provided to you on this site is obtained or compiled from sources we believe to be reliable, The Thirsty Lizards cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy, validity, timeliness or completeness of any information or data made available to you for any particular purpose.
Neither The Thirsty Lizards, nor any of its officials, employees, or agents, or any third party vendor will be liable or have any responsibility of any kind for any loss or damage that you incur in the event of any failure or interruption of this site, resulting from the act or omission of any other party involved in making this site or the data contained therein available to you, or from any other cause relating to your access, or inability to access, or use of the site or these materials, whether or not the circumstances giving rise to such cause may have been within the control of The Thirsty Lizards or of any vendor providing software or services support.
In no event will The Thirsty Lizards, or its affiliates be liable to you for any direct, special, indirect, consequential, incidental damages or any other damages of any kind even if The Thirsty Lizards, or its departments, divisions or any other party have been advised of the possibility thereof. The Thirsty Lizards, its officials, employees, and agents will not be liable for any damage or injury caused by the use of this site, including, but not limited to failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, or online failure.
The user assumes all risks associated with the use of this site, including those involving computer software or data damage caused by any virus, software or other file which might be transmitted or activated via The Thirsty Lizards website or your access to it.
Please be advised that once you leave https://thirstylizards.com, your usage of the Internet will be governed by the privacy policies, if any, of the particular site that you are accessing. The Thirsty Lizards will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could result from interception by third parties of any information made available to you via this site.
The Thirsty Lizards will not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information about our visitors, unless required for law enforcement or statute.
Comments on any aspect of this statement may be addressed to:
The Software Gallery, LLC dba Thirsty Lizards
86 Ironworks Hill Rd
Brookfield, CT USA
or send us your comments via our Contact Us page.