Privacy Policy

Updated at: 16 April, 2022

1. DEFINITIONS

“Law” means the Federal Law of the Russian Federation “On Personal Data” including all amendments and changes, as well as other legislative acts of the Russian Federation.
“Controller” means an individual responsible for the processing and protection of Personal data of Users located within the EU according to the General Data Protection Regulation of April 27, 2016 (hereinafter “GDRP”).
“Website” means an information unit on the Internet, a resource of Web pages (documents) united by a common subject and interlinked. It’s registered to the Proprietary and locked to a specific domain, which is its address. The Policy has been developed for the Websitehttps://downloader.bot
“Personal data” means a set of personal and/or non-personal data related to the User and provided by him to the Proprietary and/or automatically collected by the Proprietary and/or third parties.
“Policy” means the Website Privacy Policy (including all amendments and changes).
“User” means a legal entity or an individual who uses the Website and/or accesses it with any device.
“User Agreement” means an agreement concluded between the Proprietary and the User regarding the procedure, rules and features of using the Website. The User joins such an agreement without being entitled to make and/or demand any amendments or changes. The User can read the User Agreement terms and conditions athttps://downloader.bot/pages/terms-of-service
“Proprietary” means an individual whom the Website is registered to.
“Cookies” means small files sent by a Website and placed on the User’s computers, smartphones, tablets, watches and other mobile devices to improve the Website work and the quality of content.

2. RELATIONSHIPS TO WHICH THE POLICY IS APPLIED

General provisions

The Policy is used and applied only to Personal data provided by the User in the context of his or her access to the Website. The Policy is aimed to:
(1) determine the sort and type, as well as directions, purposes of use (processing) and sources of Personal data; and
(2) determine the User’s rights as refers to the protection of the Personal data confidentiality; and
(3) identify individuals responsible for the Personal data processing and storage, as well as third parties to whom the data is disclosed (either totally or partially).
The Policy rules shall not apply in the case of processing Personal data provided voluntarily by the User by third parties.
By using the Website, the User agrees to the Policy terms and conditions and gives his consent to the Proprietary to collect, process, keep and store Personal data pursuant to the terms and procedures stipulated by the Policy.
If the User doesn’t accept and/or understand the Policy terms and conditions, he or she is obliged to stop using the Website immediately.

The User’s rights for the Personal data protection

By providing Personal data, the User automatically has the right to:
(1) receive information related to its processing (reasons, purposes and methods of processing, as well as information about persons who have access to the data or to whom it can be disclosed according to the agreement or the Law);
(2) receive information on the location and identification data of persons who perform the Personal data processing;
(3) receive information on the Personal Data longevity;
(4) receive information about any completed or future cross-border transfer of Personal Data;
(5) appeal against the Proprietary’s activity or inactivity to a privacy authority or in court;
(6) sue for damages and/or moral harm resulting from any violation of the User’s rights to the Personal data security and protection due to the Proprietary’s and/or third parties’ fault;
(7) pursue other rights related to the Personal data protection stipulated by the Law or the Policy.

3. LIST OF PERSONAL DATA

Non-personal dataThe Proprietary has the right to automatically collect and process the following non-personal data about the User:

(1) traffic data, eventual number of clicks, logs, etc.;
(2) device information (the identification number of the device with which the User logs in, operating system, platform, .text-boxowser type and other characteristics, IP address).

Personal data

The User provides the Proprietary with the following personal data:
(1) e-mail address;
(2) data on all publications made by the User on the Website including but not limited to comments, ratings, reviews, reports, videos and photos, likes and/or any other forms of activity available to the User on the Website and/or generated content;
(3) data and information obtained due to combination of a particular User’s Personal data, as well as received from third parties (partners, marketers, researchers, etc.).
The User is solely liable for the Personal data completeness and is obliged to make timely amendments (updates, checks and correction) on a regular basis.
The Proprietary assumes that all Personal data provided by the User is reliable, and the User keeps the data updated.

Use of Captcha

The Website integrates a Captcha, which is a type of Cookies aimed to (1) protect the User from spam coming from third parties on the Internet, as well as other irrelevant and/or prohibited content, and (2) identify the User to distinguish him from bots/robots, and (3) provide the User with greater opportunities to use the Website content.
When the User logs into the Website, the Captcha gets automatic access and collects the following data:
(1) cookies set in the .text-boxowser within the last 6 (six) months; and/or
(2) the number of clicks made by the User; and/or
(3) information about the Web page style; and/or
(4) .text-boxowser language settings; and/or
(5) plug-ins installed in the User’s .text-boxowser; and/or
(6) all Javascript objects.

Use of Cookies

The Website uses certain Cookies to save the IP address, the User’s preferences or the type of device in order to (1) keep visit statistics and the Website traffic, and (2) personalize data displayed on the User’s screen, and (3) save data required for the User’s identification including accesses from different devices, and (4) show ads in accordance with the User’s interests and preferences. The Website may use both its own Cookies that belong to the Proprietary and Cookies of third parties.
The Website uses the following Cookies:
(1) Technical (functional) Cookies that are necessary to control traffic and data transfer, to identify Users and provide the User with the access to the Website content because without this type of Cookies the Website is functionally limited, as well as to prevent recommendations that don’t meet the User’s interests.
(2) Statistical Cookies that are necessary to track the Website traffic by Users, to identify the Website applications, as well as the sort and type of content that is popular or interesting to the User.
(3) Advertising (promo) Cookies that are necessary to place ads and/or promo announcements and meet the User’s interests.
(4) Third party Cookies set by third parties with the User’s permission and intended to carry out statistical research regarding the User’s online behavior and/or send customer-focused advertising or promo materials and/or provide goods or services.
The User has the right to disable Cookies at any time by changing certain settings in his .text-boxowser. This decision shall not entail any limitation or change in the User’s access to the Website features and/or its content. To disable Cookies, please, follow these steps:
In the Chrome app:
1. Open the Chrome app on your phone or tablet.
Android
2. In the upper right corner of the screen, click on the icon with three dots (Settings).
3. Select “Website Settings”, “Cookies”.
4. Activate Cookies at your discretion.
In the other .text-boxowsers applications:
For further instructions, please, visit the support Website for your .text-boxowser.

4. PURPOSES OF PERSONAL DATA COLLECTION AND PROCESSING

Processing purposes

The Personal data collection and processing is carried out to:
(1) analyze the User’s behavior, as well as identify the User’s preferences for a particular type of content;
(2) ensure the Website operational and correct activity and improve its work and content;
(3) identify the User;
(4) provide customer-focused ads and promo materials;
(5) comply with the Law;
(6) provide technical support, as well as identify and resolve problems in the Website work;
(7) maintain contact with the User (communication);
(8) fulfill other Proprietary’s commitments to the User;
(9) conduct statistical research;
(10) resolve any issues subject to the User’s consent.
The Personal data processing is carried out on the basis of the following principles: (1) legitimacy of the purposes and methods of processing; and (2) good faith; and (3) suitability of the Personal data processing purposes for those determined and stated at the time of the Personal data collection; and (4) suitability of the Personal data scope and nature for the stated processing purposes.

Conditions for the Personal data processing

The Personal Data processing is carried out to: (1) get the User’s consent; or (2) let the Proprietary achieve goals stipulated by an international agreement or the Law; or (3) let the User provide his Personal data to an unlimited number of persons; or (4) let the Proprietary fulfill other commitments to the User including but not limited to the provision of certain content; or (5) save the User’s life or health, if the consent to the Personal data processing can’t be obtained in advance.
In case of the Personal data depersonalization, which makes impossible the User’s identification directly or indirectly, the subsequent data use and disclosure to third parties is permitted and the Policy is no longer applied to them.
The Proprietary takes all possible measures to protect the Personal data confidentiality, except when the User makes this data public.
The Personal data processing is carried out with or without automation tools.

THIRD PARTY ACCESS TO PERSONAL DATA

Use of remarketing services

The Proprietary uses remarketing services to promote the Website content on other Websites visited by the User.
Remarketing services are provided to the Proprietary through the Google ads platform. Google Ads collects and processes non-personal data that don’t permit to identify the User directly. The data typically includes (1) the content viewed by the User, (2) the date and time when the User viewed the content, (3) geolocation data. The non-personal data collection and processing enables to provide the User with more targeted advertising or marketing content.
By using the Website, the User accepts the Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use for Google Ads, as well as automatic installation of appropriate Cookies on the User’s device.
The User has the right to opt out of such ads by changing the .text-boxowser settings.

Use of analytical platforms

The Proprietary uses the analytical platform Google Analytics to (1) track the Website traffic by Users; and (2) track how the User uses the Website and/or its content; and (3) identify the sort and type of content that is popular among Users; and (4) determine the User’s location. The User permits the Proprietary to use the information about the User obtained from the Google Analytics.
For these purposes, the analytical platform Google Analytics may collect data about the IP address, geolocation, the User’s behavior, preferences and interest to certain content.
The analytical platform Google Analytics gets access to Personal data in order to provide the Proprietary with information about the Website and advertising efficiency, the most popular content, as well as the Proprietary’s marketing strategies development and/or improvement.
Since the User starts using the Website, he or she accepts the Google Analytics Privacy Policy, as well as automatic installation of the corresponding Cookies on the User’s device.

Disclosure of Personal data to third parties

The Proprietary has the right to disclose Personal data to (1) its affiliates, .text-boxanches and representative offices established both in the Russian Federation and other countries; (2) the Proprietary’s successors appeared as a result of liquidation, reorganization or bankruptcy who have exclusive rights to the Website; (3) third parties to provide the User with certain content or access to this content; (4) third parties, if the User has given consent to the Personal data disclosure, transfer or processing, as well as in other cases according to the Law or the Policy.
The Proprietary may disclose Personal data if (1) the Proprietary is sure that third parties will comply with the Policy terms and conditions and take appropriate measures to protect the Personal data confidentiality, and (2) the Proprietary has obtained the User’s consent to the Personal data disclosure and/or such disclosure is permitted by the Law.

Ads by third parties

The Website may contain advertising banners and/or links to the third parties’ Websites. The use of such Websites by the User (by clicking on a link or by any other means) may entail the Personal data collection, processing and use, as well as automatic transfer of Cookies to the User’s device used to be taken to the third parties’ Websites. The Proprietary shall not bear any responsibility for the methods and procedures for the Personal data processing used by the third parties’ Websites. Thus, the Proprietary shall not be responsible for the Personal data disclosure to public due to the use of such Websites by the User.
The Proprietary strongly recommends that each User provides insight into the Personal data protection policy of other Websites.

6. ADVERTISING

Advertising on the Website

Along with the content, the Proprietary publishes various advertising and promo materials on the Website taking into account the User’s preferences. The advertising means that the Proprietary installs certain Cookies on his device.

Google AdSense

Some promo materials may be provided by Google. Google uses DART Cookies that enable to display ads to the User depending on his or her visit to the Website and other Websites on the Internet. The User may opt out of DART Cookies by visiting the Google Privacy Policy and Advertising Terms page athttps://policies.google.com/technologies/ads

7. SUBMISSION OF COMPLAINTS AND CLAIMS TO THE PROPRIETARY

Claim to stop processing Personal data

Each User has the right to claim against the Proprietary to stop the Personal data processing and/or storage. The claim can be .text-boxought as follows:
the request shall be sent to the Proprietary’s e-mail address:
support@downloader.bot

Request for information about Personal data

If the User has questions related to the Policy application or use, as well as the procedure and/or method of the Personal data processing, the User can ask a question as follows:
the request shall be sent to the Proprietary’s e-mail address:
support@downloader.bot

Personal data change (update, amendment, correction) or deletion

The User has the right to change or delete Personal data by sending a special request to the Proprietary’s e-mail addresssupport@downloader.bot
The Proprietary has the right to refuse to change or delete Personal data, if such actions lead to (1) any violation of the Policy rules; or (2) any violation of the Law; or (3) Personal data by its nature is evidence in any legal procedure that involves both the Proprietary and the User.
In case of deletion of the User’s Personal data, all publications made by the User (comments, ratings, reviews, reports, videos and photos, likes, etc.) and/or any other forms of activity available to the User on Website will be deleted automatically.

8. TERMS AND PROCEDURE FOR PERSONAL DATA STORAGE

The Personal data storage is carried out by the Proprietary.
The storage period corresponds to the Website period of use by the User.

9. MINOR USERS’ ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE

Users located in the Russian Federation

The Website may be used by persons under the age of 18 years.
Since the Website collects the Users’ Personal data, the use of the service by minor users is only permitted pursuant to prior consent to the Personal data processing provided by a legal representative (guardian). The consent shall be presented as follows:
send a scanned copy of the legal representative’s passport to
support@downloader.bot
If a minor user can’t provide consent to the Personal data processing provided by a legal representative (guardian), the User is obliged to stop using the Website immediately.

Users located in the European Union

The Website and/or its content are intended for persons under the age of 16.
Since the Website collects the Users’ Personal data, the use of the service by Users under the age of 16 years (unless a lower age threshold is established by the national legislation of an EU member state, on which territory the access to the Website is provided) is only permitted pursuant to prior consent to the Personal data processing provided by a legal representative (guardian) as follows:
send a scanned copy of the legal representative’s passport to
support@downloader.bot
If a minor user can’t provide consent to the Personal data processing provided by a legal representative (guardian), the User is obliged to stop using the Website immediately.

10. PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION


Protection of the Personal data confidentiality is a top priority task of the Proprietary. The Proprietary meets all international standards, rules and recommendations to protect Personal data.
The Proprietary has implemented a number of technical and organizational methods to protect Personal data from disclosure or unauthorized access by third parties. To ensure the Personal data safety and confidentiality, the Proprietary uses the following security tools:
(1) SSL (Security Sockets Layer) protocol.

11. USERS LOCATED IN THE EUROPEAN UNION

General provisions

Since the Website is accessible to users located in the European Union, the Proprietary undertakes to comply with the GDPR provisions.
According to the Policy, the Proprietary acts as Controller.
The Proprietary shall store Personal data for a reasonable period of time required to achieve the processing purposes, but not less than the period established by the national legislation of an EU member state, on which territory the access to the Website is provided, according to the data type. Upon the expiration of the period of storage, the Proprietary undertakes to delete or depersonalize the data immediately.

Users’ rights as concerns the Personal data protection

According to Chapter 3 of the GDPR, Users located in the European Union have the following rights as concerns the Personal data protection: (1) the right to obtain information about their Personal data (“the right to be informed”); and (2) the right to access their
Personal data (“the right of access”); and (3) the right to make amendments to their Personal data (“the right to rectification”); and (4) the right to delete their Personal data (“the right to erasure”); and (5) the right to restrict the Personal data processing (“the right to restrict processing”); and (6) the right to transfer their Personal data to third parties (“the right to data portability”); and (7) the right to object (“the right to object”).

12. FINAL PROVISIONS

Policy text availability

Users can read the Policy terms and conditions athttps://downloader.bot/pages/privacy-policy
The Policy may be translated into a foreign language for those Users who access the Website outside the Russian Federation. In case of discrepancy between the original text (in Russian language) and its translation, the original language shall prevail.
This version of the Policy is effective from January 1, 2022.

Changes and amendments to the Policy

The Policy may be changed on a regular basis. The Proprietary shall not bear any responsibility to the User for changing the Policy terms and conditions without prior permission and/or consent of the User.
The User undertakes to check on a regular basis the Policy terms and conditions with respect to possible changes or amendments.

Applicable law

The Policy has been developed to comply with the current legislation on the personal data protection of the Russian Federation, in particular, with the Federal Law No. 152-FZ “On Personal Data” of July 27, 2006 (including all amendments and changes), the Federal Law No. 242-FZ “On the Introduction of Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation with regard to the Clarification of the Procedure for the Processing of Personal Data in Data Telecommunication Networks” of July 21, 2014 (including all amendments and changes), as well as the General Data Protection Regulation of April 27, 2016 (GDRP).

Disclosure risk

Regardless of the measures taken by the Proprietary to protect the Personal data confidentiality, the User is hereby considered to be properly aware that any Personal data online transfer can’t be considered as secure; therefore, the User carries out such transfers at his own risk.

Public information

The User has the right to publish and post any content at his own discretion and in any form (photos, videos, comments, articles, ratings, blogs, etc.) available on the Website. Such publications and content are available to other Users; therefore, the Proprietary assumes no liability for the protection of Personal data that may be disclosed or posted as part of such publication and/or content.