An overview of issues relating to privacy and security on edwardgoldsmith.org
It is recommended that you use a client such as Tor browser*
if you have concerns over web privacy and security.
* Some content on this website (such as flash video) may not be available while using the Tor browser
This website collects and stores information from visitors in the form of cookies, IP addresses, browsing behaviour (including the use of canvas image data), registration information (where available), internal communications, and comments submitted for publication. Besides public comments, none of this information is shared with third parties.
For privacy and security issues related to information collected and stored on third-party social-media pages associated with this website, please refer to the policies of the organisations hosting or delivering that content.
Some cookies are stored on your computer to enable various features of this website to work properly. You can set your browser to block these cookies and still be able to view most of the content on this website. Turning off cookies may impact upon some features when you are logged in to your account however.Back to top
IP addresses and browsing behaviour
Any registration information you provide (including email addresses) is stored and backed-up on our own servers, and is not shared with third parties. You can delete this information from our servers at any time using your account options (click the “Help” tab at the top of the options page for further instructions). See also Internal Communications below.Back to top
Messages, emails, and similar communications sent to and from members may also be stored on our servers. These are not shared with third parties. Only our site administrators, editors, and the correspondents themselves have access to this material.Back to top
Any comments submitted for publication are considered to be public, and are therefore not covered by our privacy provisions (see our Terms). Notes accompanying comments are considered private however (see our Comment policy). You may be able to retract some comments from publication under certain circumstances (see our Comment policy for more about this).Back to top
A securely encrypted connection to this website is available via the following address https://www.edwardgoldsmith.org. The SSL has not been certified by a third party. It is recommended that you use a client such as Tor browser* if you have concerns over web privacy and security. Our server currently resides in the U.S.A.
* Some content on this website (such as flash video) may not be available while using the Tor browser.