Privacy Policy

Who we are?

Our website address is: https://www.outback-africa.net.

Comments

When you leave a comment on our site, the data entered in the comment form, but also your IP address and the user agent of your browser are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

An anonymized channel created from your email address (also called hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service to check if you are using it. Gravatar’s privacy policy can be found here: https://outback-africa.net/privacy/. Once your comment has been validated, your profile picture will be publicly visible next to your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the site, we advise you to avoid uploading images containing EXIF GPS coordinates data. People visiting your site can download and extract location data from these images.

Cookies

If you post a comment on our site, you will be offered to save your name, email address and site in cookies. This is only for your convenience so you don’t have to enter this information if you post another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

If you go to the login page, a temporary cookie will be created to determine if your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain any personal data and will be deleted automatically when your browser closes.

When you log in, we will set a number of cookies to store your login information and screen preferences. The lifetime of a login cookie is two days, the lifetime of a screen option cookie is one year. If you check “Remember Me”, your login cookie will be kept for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be deleted.

By modifying or publishing a publication, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include any personal data. It simply indicates the ID of the publication you have just modified. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other sites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (for example videos, images, articles, etc.). Content integrated from other sites behaves in the same way as if the visitor went to this other site.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools, track your interactions with such embedded content if you have an account connected to their website.

Use and transmission of your personal data

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

Storage times of your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This allows you to automatically recognize and approve the following comments instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

For accounts that register on our site (if applicable), we also store the personal data indicated in their profile. All accounts can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (with the exception of their ID). Site managers can also view and edit this information.

The rights you have to your data

If you have an account or have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file containing all the personal data we have about you, including those you have provided to us. You can also request the deletion of your personal data. This does not take into account data stored for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Transmission of your personal data

Visitor comments can be verified using an automated feedback detection service.