Last revised: March 2023
1. Definitions and legal references
Personal Data (or Data)
Any information that directly, indirectly, or in connection with other information – including a personal identification number – allows for the identification or identifiability of an individual.
The natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.
Leech protocol (or Application)
The means by which the Personal Data of the User is collected and processed.
The individual using the Leech protocol who, unless otherwise specified, coincides with the Data Subject.
Data Controller (or Owner)
The natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of Personal Data, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of the Leech protocol. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of the Leech protocol.
Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)
Information collected automatically through the Leech protocol (or third-party services employed in the Leech protocol), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use the Leech protocol, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server’s answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User’s IT environment.
The service provided by the Leech protocol as described in the relative terms (if available) and on this site/application.
Small sets of data stored in the User’s device.
European Union (or EU)
Unless otherwise specified, all references made within this document to the European Union include all current member states to the European Union and the European Economic Area.
This privacy statement has been prepared based on provisions of multiple legislations, including Art. 13/14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation).
2. Owner and Data Controller
Address: Business Center 1, M Floor, The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba, Dubai, U.A.E.
Company number: 2204042
Privacy Officer contact: [email protected]
Please read this Policy carefully!
4. Personal data you give Us
You may give Us personal data by:
In the following, We report the detailed set of data We ask you, mandatorily or optionally, for each process you may be involved in.
|Process name||Mandatory personal data||Optional personal data|
|Registration||Cryptocurrency address, usage data and cookies data.||None|
|Usage of Services||Cryptocurrency address, usage data and cookies data.||None|
5. Personal data We collect from your device
We use Usage Data and Cookies to manage Our website, and to make sure that content from Our website is presented in the most effective way for you and your device. For more information about cookies, please see Our Cookies Policy.
6. Lawful basis for personal data processing
|Process name||Lawful basis for processing|
|Registration||Contract and Consent|
|Usage of Services||Contract and Consent|
7. How long We keep your personal data?
We will not retain your personal data for longer than is necessary to fulfill the purpose it is being processed for. To determine the appropriate retention period, We consider the amount, nature and sensitivity of the personal data, the purposes for which We process it and whether We can achieve those purposes through other means.
Blockchain relies on a distributed ledger system that is decentralized and immutable. It is intended to be a permanent and a tamper-proof record that sits outside the control of any one governing authority. Information on the blockchain, including personal information of Data Subjects, cannot be modified or deleted.The Company vows data protection transparency. As Data Controller, we are obliged to be transparent with Data Subjects about how we process their personal data. Thus, Data Subjects are informed that the Company must collect a cryptocurrency address to offer a service. Even though the Company deletes personal data as, the cryptocurrency address and all the blockchain transactions linked to it are never deleted from the blockchain due to its immutability property. This is a fact that Data Subject must accept if s/he decides to participate in an open source, public blockchain.
Should you require further information about Our retention periods, please contact Us using the provided Privacy Officer contact email outlining your requirements.
8. Do We share your personal data?
The Company may share your personal data with:
9. How do we protect your data?
site is reviewed on a regular basis for security vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order, enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
10. What are your rights?
You have the right to request:
These rights are not absolute. Where We have obtained your consent for the processing of your personal data, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
If you would like to request a copy of your personal data or exercise any of your other rights, kindly contact Us using the provided Privacy Officer contact email
If you have any questions related to EU GDPR 2016/679 compliance or Data Protection, you can contact Us using the provided Privacy Officer contact email. If you still feel that your personal data has not been handled appropriately according to the Law, you have the right to lodge a complaint against the Company regarding data protection issues with the Data Commissioner’s Office.
11. Other local Data Protection Laws
We at Leech protocol take the data privacy of our customers and guests very seriously and are committed to abiding by the applicable Data Protection Laws.
If you have any enquiry or complaint regarding how we handle your personal data or how we comply with your local applicable Data Protection Law, we welcome you to contact us using the provided Privacy Officer contact email.
When submitting an enquiry or a complaint, your indication of the applicable Data Protection Law in the subject would assist us in attending to your complaint effectively.
We have to make modifications to this document from time to time, which you will be notified about immediately upon visiting our website with the opportunity to review and agree to the new version of the document. We also recommend you to monitor such modifications yourself and if at any point you do not agree with the new changes, we suggest that you stop using Leech protocol.
Should the changes affect processing activities performed on the basis of the User’s consent, the Owner shall collect new consent from the User, where required.
Last revised: March 2023
1. Definitions and key terms
3. What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or other internet connected device in order to identify your browser, provide analytics, remember information about you such as your language preference or login information. They’re completely safe and can’t be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your device.
We use first party and/or third party cookies on our app and/or website for various purposes such as:
5. What type of cookies does Leech Protocol use?
Cookies can either be session cookies or persistent cookies. A session cookie expires automatically when you close your browser. A persistent cookie will remain until it expires or you delete your cookies. Expiration dates are set in the cookies themselves; some may expire after a few minutes while others may expire after multiple years. Cookies placed by the website you’re visiting are called “first party cookies”.
Strictly Necessary cookies are necessary for our app and/or website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are essential in order to enable you to navigate around the app and/or website and use its features. If you remove or disable these cookies, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to use our app and/or website.
We use the following types of cookies in our app and/or website:
These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our app and/or website but are non-essential to their use. However, without these cookies, certain functionality like videos may become unavailable or you would be required to enter your login details every time you visit the app and/or website as we would not be able to remember that you had logged in previously.
These account-based marketing cookies enable us to identify future prospects and personalize sales and marketing interactions with them.
These cookies collect information that is used to help us understand how our app and/or website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our app and/or website for you.
These cookies are used when you share information using a social media sharing button or “like” button on our Site, or you link your account, or engage with our content on or through a social networking website such as Facebook, Twitter, etc. The social network will record that you have done this. These cookies may also include certain code that has been placed on the platform to help track conversions from ads, optimize ads based on collected data, build targeted audiences for future ads, and remarket to qualified users who have already taken certain action on the platform.
Some cookies that have been set on our app and/or website are not set on a first party basis by Leech Protocol. The Websites can be embedded with content from third parties to serve advertising. These third party service providers may set their own cookies on your web browser. Third party service providers control many of the performance and functionality, advertising, marketing and analytics cookies described above. We do not control the use of these third party cookies as cookies can only be accessed by the third party that originally set them.
6. How you can manage cookies?
Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their ‘settings’ preferences. However, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience, since it will no longer be personalized to you. It may also stop you from saving customized settings like login information. Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products.
Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products.
7. Blocking and disabling cookies and similar technologies
Wherever you’re located you may also set your browser to block cookies and similar technologies, but this action may block our essential cookies and prevent our website from functioning properly, and you may not be able to fully utilize all of its features and services. You should also be aware that you may also lose some saved information (e.g. saved login details, site preferences) if you block cookies on your browser. Different browsers make different controls available to you. Disabling a cookie or category of cookies does not delete the cookie from your browser, you will need to do this yourself from within your browser, you should visit your browser’s help menu for more information.
9. Your Consent
10. Contact Us
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