Privacy policy

MyJoom is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the MyJoom website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

MyJoom collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. MyJoom also collects, trough analysis tools anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through MyJoom public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: MyJoom does not read any of your private online communications.

Use of your Personal Information

MyJoom collects and uses your personal information to operate the MyJoom Web site and deliver the services you have requested. MyJoom also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from MyJoom and its affiliates. MyJoom may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

MyJoom does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. MyJoom may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.

MyJoom Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on MyJoom or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of MyJoom; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of MyJoom, or the public.

Actions for content beyond fair use and account termination policy 

If the content you submit to MyJoom is deemed offensive, inappropriate, defamatory, objectionable or in any other way engage in disruptive behavior we reserve the right to use your personal information to stop such behavior.

If MyJoom believes on reasonable grounds that you are in violation of the laws of Switzerland, or the European Union directives, we reserve the right to submit your personal information - including the content itself and any other relevant information about you - to the proper authorities, such as law enforcement, your ISP or school email / ISP.

MyJoom reserves the right to terminate user accounts (free or paid subscribers) when the aforementioned fair use rules are violated. Furthermore, MyJoom reserves the right to terminate user accounts if the user is posting unsolicited messages (spam), engaged in sites or services promoting the unauthorized distribution of proprietary or other distributed for-a-fee software (warez), directly promoting or linking to resources promoting indecent or unlawful actions, or in any other way trying to disrupt or diminish the quality of the services offered by this site. Account termination takes place without prior notice and is considered final. Holders of terminated accounts, if they are paid subscribers, will not be refunded. MyJoom reserves the right to terminate any further user accounts created by the holder of a terminated account, or any other person, business or organization affiliated with or endorsed by the holder of a terminated account.

Zero spam tolerance

As noted above, if you send out an unsolicited message, your account will be terminated without prior notice. One strike and you're out. Moreover, you will feed our anti-spam filter with keywords so that you can't spam us again.

Zero bandits tolerance

If you do as much as imply that you are encouraging people to use illegal or unofficial copies of software your account will be terminated without prior notice.

Updates and Changes

The MyJoom Policies may be updated from time to time and are subject to change at MyJoom's discretion. We reserve the right to modify the this policy at any point without prior notice. MyJoom encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed about changes. All changes are effective immediately.

Even though this Policy is effective for subscribers only, we reserve the right to apply all or any portion of it to non-subscribers.