Last Updated: May 1, 2019
When you visit the Kernel website, we collect non-personal information including but not limited to the IP address of the device with which you access the website, device information such as identifiers, name, type, and operating system, network information such as location and operator, and browser information such as type, traffic to and from the Kernel website and the pages accessed on the Kernel website.
When you visit the Kernel website or use other Kernel Services, we or our third-party vendors may place cookies or pixel tags on your computer or device in order for the following purposes:
When you visit any Kernel Machines, we collect non-personal information such as pages accessed and events enacted. When you complete any forms on the Kernel website or on any Kernel Machine, you authorize Kernel and Kernel's vendors to collect personal information pertaining to your use of the Kernel website or Machines. This includes contact information such as your name, phone number, email address, and other information that may use to verify your identity in accordance to Kernel's Terms of Service Agreement. When you use the Kernel Services, we collect information regarding your transactions as required by law in accordance with the Banking Secrecy Act and with Kernel's compliance program.
The primary purpose of information collection is to ensure that Kernel provides an efficient and enjoyable experience for users of the Kernel Services, and that Kernel abides by all applicable laws, statutes and regulations in its conduct of business. In order to accomplish these actions, your information may be used in the following manner:
Kernel may share personal information to service providers that are contracted to assist with Kernel's business operations such as digital services, fraud prevention, bill collection, and marketing. Kernel may share personal information with law enforcement, government officials or other third parties when compelled by subpoena, court order or any similar legal instrument or when the shared information is necessary in preventing harm or financial loss and in reporting suspicious or illegal activities. For other instances of sharing personal information, Kernel will obtain your consent or authorization prior to doing so.
Kernel will not sell or rent personal information to any other third-parties and limits the sharing of personal information to the scope defined herein.
You have the right to access and modify the personal information that you have provided to Kernel. Upon written request, Kernel will provide you with a copy of the personal information and a general account of the utilization of your personal information by Kernel. In certain circumstances, Kernel may be unable to provide you with your personal information that may contain the personal information of another user or information regarding Kernel. During such instances for which Kernel is unable to provide you with certain information, Kernel will issue a written explanation.