Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.songsofabba.se.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

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.

Contact forms

In contact forms we collect you name and email address for the possible contact needs and requests from our site, this is also like if you send us a regular email.

Cookies

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 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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We have a connection to google analytics to obtain the actual visitor behavior and what contents that are most popular, this is just for optimizing and make a better user experience.

We also log hacking attempts and brute force attacks and collect ip address from where it comes, this is for eventual ban and blocking from the site, and can also be done automatically by our security software.

Who we share your data with

We do not share any personal data with anybody, and since we are not a commercial site we do need to ask for any such information.

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.

Your contact information

For contact regarding your data or if you encounter any problems with the website, please contact us at admin@songsofabba.se

Additional information

As we do not ask for any information about personal and sensitive sort, like personal security numbers, credit card numbers, personal address or any information of this kind, please report to us as soon you are asked for any data like this and leave the site, this could mean some kind of intruder operating at the site.

How we protect your data

We are constantly checking the security of the site, and we use firewall and security software to protect the site, the physical server are a dedicated server and are out of reach for others except the web admin.

What data breach procedures we have in place

In the case of successful hacking attempts or discovered intruders at the site, we will block the server from internet until the problem is solved, we do not loose any money from the site going down anyway, so we have no problems with that.

What third parties we receive data from

We do not ask for any data from third parties.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Nothing.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

Not applicable.