Effective Date: [10-09-2023]
Cricbugs respects the privacy of its users and is committed to protecting it in all respects.
- Section 43A of the Information Technology Act, 2000; and
- Regulation 4 of the Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Information) Rules, 2011 (the “SPI Rules”).
“Personal Information” as defined under the SPI Rules means any information that relates to a natural person, which, either directly or indirectly, in combination with other information, is capable of identifying such person.
The SPI Rules further define “sensitive personal data or information” to include Personal Information about a person relating to various categories, including but not limited to passwords, financial information, health conditions, and contact details.
The information collected by CricBuzz falls into two categories:
a) Information supplied by users.
b) Information automatically tracked while navigating the Website.
By using CricBuzz’s Website or its services, you consent to the collection, storage, and use of the Personal Information you provide (including any changes thereto) for any of the services that we offer.
To access certain services on our Websites, users may be required to provide information for the registration process. This information may include, but is not limited to, your name, email address, gender, age, PIN code, credit card or debit card details, and more. We may also collect additional information when you provide feedback, comments, change your content or email preferences, respond to a survey, or communicate with us.
CricBuzz presumes adequate and lawful parental consent in case Personal Information is shared by a user under the age of 18 years.
The information supplied by users enables us to improve our Website and Apps, providing you with the best user experience. This information will not be considered sensitive if it is freely available and accessible in the public domain or is furnished under the Right to Information Act, 2005, or any other applicable law.
Subscription or Paid Service Information
When you subscribe to or use any paid service provided by us, we may collect your purchase and billing information, including credit card details. Subscriptions or paid services may be set on auto-renewal unless canceled by you.
We may use “cookies” or similar electronic tools to improve the responsiveness of our Website. Cookies are used to assign each user a unique, random number (user ID) to understand individual interests using the identified computer. Unless you voluntarily identify yourself, we will not have any way of knowing who you are.
Users can opt-out of certain services using the Ads Settings. The unique DoubleClick cookie ID is overwritten with the phrase “OPT_OUT” to disassociate it from a particular browser.
Log File Information
We automatically collect limited information about your device’s connection to the Internet, including your IP address, when you visit our Website. We may also collect log information from your device, including location, device name, operating system, browser type, and more.
Information from Other Sources
Demographic and Purchase Information
We may use other sources of demographic and purchase information to provide you with targeted communications and promotions.
Links to Third-Party Sites/Ad-Servers
Our Website may contain links to third-party websites or applications. These sites are governed by their respective privacy policies, beyond our control. We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our Website. These companies may use information about your visit to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
CricBugs may share Personal Information in limited circumstances, including when required by law, for verification of identity, prevention, detection, investigation, prosecution of offenses, or with our group companies and employees for processing Personal Information on our behalf. We may also use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on the Website and share information in case of acquisition or merger.
Accessing and Updating Personal Information
We make good faith efforts to provide access to your Personal Information upon request and correct any inaccuracies. Residual copies may remain on our servers after deletion due to the way we maintain certain services.
We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access or disclosure of data. However, no security system is impenetrable, and we cannot guarantee the security of our database.
**Consent Withdrawal, Data Download & Data Removal
To withdraw your consent, request data download, or delete your data, please email [email protected].
If you have complaints, concerns, or questions regarding content, comments, or breaches of these terms, please contact our designated CTO .
Email: [email protected]
Please include the following information in your complaint:
- A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
- Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
- Identification of the material on our website that is claimed to be infringing.
- The address, telephone number, or e-mail address of the complaining party.
- A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material is not authorized by the copyright owner.
- A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notice of copyright infringement is accurate, and the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right that is allegedly infringed.