Privacy Statement for polys.me

We do update our policy periodically without notice so please check occasionally for any changes. Updates to our privacy policy will be published in this section (please also refer to our main data privacy policy at https://www.kaspersky.com/privacy).

We are always ready to explain:

  • What personal information is gathered, stored or used;
  • With whom the information may be shared;
  • How you can correct inaccuracies in information.
By personal data or personal information, we mean information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.

You can contact us directly at the address shown at the bottom of this page.
What information we gather and use
We at Kaspersky Lab respect your desire to protect personal information. This page tells you what sort of information we may ask you for, and in what situations, when using Polys.Me (hereinafter referred to as the 'Service').

You make all decisions regarding whether or not to proceed with any activity that requests personal information. However, please note that if you do not wish to provide the requested information, you may not be able to complete the transaction.
Creating a Vote
In order to create a vote, you will need to provide us with an email address. We will only use this information to provide you the Service and send you your unique Secret Key.

We may also use your email to contact you in case you request technical support (/contacts), or if you would like to subscribe for news and announcements about the Service.

In case you chose the option of providing access to voters via their email addresses, we will store this information until this particular voting is closed. This information will be used solely for sending invitations and reminders of the Vote.
Participating in a vote
If you participate in a vote, we will store your email until voting, in which you have participated, is closed. This information will be used solely for sending invitations and reminders about the vote.
What security measures we undertake
Please be informed that we employ industry-standard administrative, physical and electronic measures to safeguard personal information submitted to us from unauthorized access. We encrypt the transmission of all personal information using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology and only store that information in secured data centers with restricted access.
With whom the information may be shared
Personal data is used solely for providing the requested Service. Please be advised that we may disclose your personal information if legally required to do so by government agencies, judicial courts or law enforcement bodies, or to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop activity we consider to be illegal.

We send some data to third parties in order to provide you the Service. Please refer to their respective Privacy Policies for additional information:

  • Microsoft Azure (Infrastructure)
  • Intercom (Live Chat)
  • ZenDesk (Technical Support)
  • SendGrid (Email Deliveries)
Cookies and similar technologies
From time to time, Kaspersky Lab may use cookies, web beacons, pixel tags or similar means to collect information. Please refer to table below for more details:
Statistical information
We may track domain names, IP addresses, network provider, browser types and other information about client environment (such as model of your device, operation system, screen resolution, etc.) from people who visit our site. We may also collect information about which Kaspersky Lab applications you use and how you use them, the web page you were visiting immediately prior to visiting our website, pages of our website that you visited, the time spent on those pages, information you searched for on our website, access times and dates, and other statistics. We use this information to produce traffic statistics for the Kaspersky Lab's sites and to improve security and availability of our websites and services. Such information is not correlated with any personal information. We do not ask you for, access or track any location based information from your device.
Privacy policy of other companies
The Kaspersky Lab's websites contain features such as links to websites of companies with whom we have a relationship, or other features hosted by third parties. These features may collect information from you and/or may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Your interaction with these features is governed by the privacy policy of the company providing them. Kaspersky Lab is not responsible for the privacy practices of our business partners. We encourage you to read their privacy statements, as they may differ from ours.
Contact information
This information can be found on our Contact information page.

Should you have any questions or suggestions regarding the protection of your personal data processed in connection with the use of the Service, please contact us at privacy@kaspersky.com.