Cougar Wireless is committed to providing excellent service to
all of our customers, with respect for their privacy concerns. We
understand that visitors to our website may have questions about
whether and how we may collect and use information. This statement
discusses the steps we take to respect your privacy.
have not configured this website to collect any personal information
from your computer, unless you voluntarily and knowingly provide us
with personal information by filling out a web form on the site.
Internet Protocol (IP)
Address. An IP address is a number that is automatically
assigned to your computer every time you browse the Internet. When
users request a page from our site, our servers log the user's
current IP address. We use IP addresses to help diagnose problems.
We do not link IP addresses to personal information about you.
website uses "cookie" technology. "Cookies" are strings of text that
a website stores on a user's computer. Cookies enable a website to
keep track of a user's preferences and activities relating to that
website. Our website creates and uses temporary cookies. These
temporary cookies expire at the end of your visit to our website. If
you choose to create a personal profile and select the option to
have your user name and password automatically remembered, a
permanent cookie will be placed on your computer. This permanent
cookie does not expire unless you deactivate your personal profile.
Pixel tags are not visible to the user of the site and consist of a
few lines of computer coding. Our website does not use pixel tags
(also known as "clear gifs", "beacon gifs", "1-by-1 gifs", or "web
Information to Execute
the Transaction You Request. When we need to collect
information from you, we will ask you to supply it on a voluntary
basis. For example, we will request certain information if you ask
to download an evaluation copy of one of our products or if you make
a purchase using our online store. We may also ask you to fill out
an online customer survey, to obtain your suggestions or comments
about your use of our products and/or services, or for similar
purposes. Providing this information is strictly voluntary.
Securing the Transmission
and Storage of Information. As part of making a purchase
in our online store we will ask you for personal and financial
information in order to process your order and register the product
you are acquiring. This information, including your name, address
and credit card data, will be transferred from your browser to our
website over a Secured Sockets Layer (SSL) connection, provided you
are using a SSL enabled browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer
or Netscape Navigator. This ensures that your information is
encrypted as it travels over the Internet. This secure mode is
enabled before any such information is transmitted from your
computer. You will know you are in secure mode when the padlock icon
in the lower right-hand or left-hand corner of the computer screen
appears in the locked position. In addition, when accessing a secure
server, the first characters of the site address will change from
"http" to "https." After information reaches Cougar Wireless
it is stored on a secure server that resides behind a firewall that
is designed to block access to the information from outside our
Use of Information.
We treat the information you provide to us as confidential. It is
processed and stored at our offices in Spokane, Washington, and is
subject to the data protection laws of the United States.
Disclosure of Information
to Third Parties. Cougar Wireless does not sell,
trade, or transfer personal information to other companies.
Links to Other Sites.
If you choose to leave our website via links to other sites, then be
advised that we are not responsible for the privacy policies or
content of those sites, nor for any cookies or pixel tags they may
We may have to disclose personal information without your permission
when required by law or in a good faith belief if such action is
necessary or desirable to comply with the law, protect or defend the
rights or property of Cougar Wireless , this site or its users.
Privacy Statement Changes.
In the future, we may need to change the privacy statement for this
website. All changes will be made here so that you can know what
information we gather, how we might use that information and whether
we will disclose it to anyone.