Policy for Use and Protection of the Information on the WiFi.bg / Advifi.com Website (“Policy”)
1. What information do we collect, how and for what purposes do we use it?
1.1. User Information ( in its capacity of Wi-Fi Hotspot or Wi-Fi Advertiser )
WiFi.bg is entitled to collect and use information about the Users. The information by which the User can be identified may include names, location, email address as well as any other information the User has voluntary entered or provided when using the Services on the WiFi.bg Website (accessible via the various WiFi.bg domains operated by WiFi.bg).
1.2. Publicly accessible content. User Content
The User Content (containing or not personal data), which the Registered User publishes on the Website, as well as any information which the latter provides when using the Services (such as names, location, e-mail, photos, telephone numbers, date of birth, information about profiles in social networks, etc.), are password-protected on the WiFi.bg Website.
1.3. Invitation to a friend
The Registered User has the opportunity to send through their User Account an invitation to the e-mail of third persons (friends) so that they register on the WiFi.bg Website. The Registered User can send an invitation to third persons (friends) also through the Facebook Connect service which gives access to the publicly-accessible information from this third person’s user account on Facebook. When sending an invitation in any of the above mentioned manners, the Registered User declares and assures that they have received the preliminary approval of those persons (friends) to reveal their e-mail addresses and other data that could be revealed when sending the invitation, for the purpose of sending such invitation. The people who have received a “friend invitation” through the manner described above can refuse to register on the WiFi.bg Website.
1.4. Services connected to third parties
WiFi.bg may allow third parties, such as Facebook, Inc., to publish on their websites publicly available content from Place Pages of the WiFi.bg Website. Such content may not include personal data and shall be only limited to information regarding legal entities.
In certain Web Pages of the WiFi.bg Website, share buttons may be visualized for sharing the User Content with other especially indicated websites. By using such buttons, the User agrees and at his/her own discretion personally presents the User Content (including any possible personal or other information that may be contained therein) to be shared with the respective website. When using such sharing buttons the User shall be considered informed that he/she shares his/her User Content with third parties that are not under the control of WiFi.bg and that may be located and may perform their activities outside Republic of Bulgaria, or even outside the EU and the EEA. The present Policy shall not apply to the User Content thus shared by the User, and respectively the collection, storage, protection and processing of such information shall be subject to the terms and conditions of those other websites.
The WiFi.bg has the right (but not the obligation) to install on the User’s computer or other terminal device cookies – small text files which are preserved on an Internet page through Internet Server on the User’s hard drive and give the opportunity to recover information about the User as they identify the sites/pages used by his or her terminal device and/or browser.
When providing the services WiFi.bg preserves information and receives access to the information saved on the User’s terminal device and processes it in order to:
1.5.1. secure the User’s normal and quality access to the Services with all their functional possibilities;
1.5.2. check for the presence of scripts, software applications and settings of the User’s terminal device necessary for the normal access and use of the Services and notify him or her about the lack of them;
1.5.3. trace and prevent multi-accounting (registration and use of many User Accounts by the same person) and malicious actions;
1.5.4. visualize and non-visualize elements from the WiFi.bg Website which have specific requirements compatible or non-compatible with certain features, qualities or options of the User’s terminal device (for example: screen width, resolution and others);
1.5.5. adjust the Services and secure automatic showing or hiding of different elements of the WiFi.bg Website in accordance with the User’s preferences and settings;
1.5.6. advertise and research of the Users’ preferences.
The cookies used by WiFi.bg do not preserve information (personal data) which enables the identification of the User as a natural person. It is aimed only to identify the used by the User browser and/or terminal device.
The User has the right at any time to reject the preserving and/or the access to the information saved on the terminal device used by the User.
The prohibition and/or the erasing of cookies by the User can lead to full or partial impossibility of the User to access the WiFi.bg Website and/or the Services, to change or remove the previously set by the User preferences on the WiFi.bg Website and/or to considerably worsen the quality of the Services for which WiFi.bg does not take responsibility.
WiFi.bg uses two types of cookies – “temporary” (which are erased from the User’s terminal device memory when the User closes the Internet browser) and “permanent” (which are being kept on the User’s terminal device until he or she erases them). The permanent cookies can be removed by the User following the instructions of the Internet browser used. The cookies used by WiFi.bg contain an identification number which helps in the identification of the User.
Cookies can be installed also by third persons in order to advertise goods and services which may be of interest to the User at the time of his or her visit on the WiFi.bg Website and other websites visited by him or her. WiFi.bg does not have access to or control over the use of these cookies. These cookies also collect information about the way of usage of the WiFi.bg Website, such as which website redirected to the WiFi.bg Website, which Internet pages the User visited on the WiFi.bg Website, information about the User’s visits on other websites but do not collect information such as names, e-mail addresses, other information concerning contacts or other personal data which could give the opportunity to a third person to identify the User and get into contact with him or her.
2. Whom do we share your information with?
2.1. Public content
WiFi.bg has the right to distribute and provide the publicly-accessible content on the WiFi.bg Website, including any User Content, logos, to persons related to WiFi.bg, its business partners and any other third persons, and the Users understands and agrees that those third persons might publish that User Content on their Websites or media platforms. They must point the User as source of the relevant User Content and show and refer to the publicly-accessible information on his User Account such as names and photos.
2.2. Persons who process the data on behalf of WiFi.bg (Data Processors)
In order to perform technical support and administration on the WiFi.bg Website and in the processing of the information for statistic and marketing purposes when performing tests and probes on the work of the WiFi.bg Website, when making payments and using other services related to the WiFi.bg Website, personal data and other information about the User can be revealed to and processed by third persons to which WiFi.bg has assigned the performance of particular services connected to the WiFi.bg Website. Thеsе data will be revealed and respectively processed only to the extent and volume necessary for performing the assigned job. Accordingly, those third persons will act as data processors on behalf of WiFi.bg. Data processors shall be aware that information in their possession is subject of the legislation for the protection of individuals regarding the processing of personal data.
2.3. Direct marketing
2.4. Revealing personal data
WiFi.bg undertakes not to reveal any personal data and other User information or about his or her use of the Services and not to reveal the collected data to third persons – authorities, companies, individuals and other, except:
2.4.2. when this is necessary for the execution of a legal obligation of WiFi.bg;
2.4.3. when the information has been required by state authorities, judicial authorities or officials, which according to the existing law are competent to require and collect such information in accordance to the legal procedures and rules;
2.4.4. when the revealing of personal data by WiFi.bg is necessary for protection of the rights, legal interests and reputation of WiFi.bg, related to WiFi.bg persons or the Users;
2.4.5. when the information is revealed to employees or subcontractors of WiFi.bg for activities related to administration of the WiFi.bg.com and to the use of the services;
2.4.6. in other cases specified by law;
3. How we secure your information? What rights do you have?
3.1. Policy concerning people less than 14 years of age
The WiFi.bg Website is not targeted to people less than 14 years of age. WiFi.bg does not aim to collect and process personal data concerning people less than 14 years of age. In case an under 14-year-old person has submitted his or her personal data without the consent of his/her parents and/or guardians, the latter should inform WiFi.bg immediately.
WiFi.bg takes the due diligence for collecting, preserving and processing the personal data of the Users, in good faith, for the well settled and expressed purposes and in compliance with Bulgarian Personal Data Protection Act and other applicable foreign laws, if the case. In this respect, WiFi.bg shall take all proper technical and organizational measures to protect the personal data belonging to the Users against accidental or illegal destruction, loss, modification, disclosure or unauthorised access.
3.3. Rights concerning the personal data
3.3.1. general right to be informed about all indications/references regarding data protection and processing that WiFi.bg is obliged to provide, ex-oficcio or upon Users’ request, according to applicable legislation in force.
3.3.2. right of access to his or her personal data processed by WiFi.bg;
3.3.3. right to correct and update his or her personal data processed by WiFi.bg;
3.3.5. right to require WiFi.bg to inform the third persons to whom it has revealed the personal data about any obliteration, correction or blocking of the data except for the cases when it is not possible or it is connected with excessive effort by WiFi.bg;
3.3.6. right to oppose, at any moment, free of charge and without reasons, for that data concerning him/her to be processed for direct marketing purposes, by or behalf of WiFi.bg or by a third person or to be disclosed to third parties for such purposes, according to applicable legislation in force;
3.3.7. right to take action before a competent court in order to defend any rights granted by the applicable laws.
Each Registered User can correct and update his/her personal data, preserved by WiFi.bg, through his/her User Account.
The User can exercise his or her rights in this article, except the right under Art. 3.3.7, by sending a written demand to WiFi.bg dated and signed and complying with any other legal requirement of form provided by applicable laws in force. The User can exercise his/her rights concerning his or her data himself or herself or by an authorized person (with a notary certified power of attorney).