Lineaje Privacy Notice

Effective Date: [Sept 1, 2022 ]

This Privacy Notice describes how VeeDNA Inc., including its brand Lineaje, (herein referred to as “Lineaje,” “our,” ”we”) collects, uses, and shares your personal information. Lineaje provides services to analyze source code, object code, containers and other software components to reveal information regarding the origin and authorship of code within a business’s software through our product, SBOM360. This Privacy Notice applies to these services and to websites of Lineaje that display this Privacy Notice (each a “Site” and collectively, the “Sites”). We collect information you choose to give us and other information that may be automatically collected from your use of the Site and your device. We use that information in the operation of our business, and for a variety of other purposes set forth below. This Privacy Notice also describes the choices Lineaje offers with respect to your data when you use our Site.

This Privacy Notice does not apply to third parties or their services. This Privacy Notice does not apply to information which cannot be identified to any individual, household, or their devices. If you are an individual or vendor who provides information to a business which uses our services, you should refer to that business to understand their privacy practices. We are not responsible for our customers’ or other third parties’ privacy practices.

Information We Collect

How We Use Information We Collect

How We Secure Information

How We Share Information

What Choices Do I Have?

Updates to Our Privacy Notice

Contact Information

Information We Collect

To provide services on our Site, we collect data about you from a variety of sources, including the following types of information:

Information received directly from you via interaction with our Site or services. We may collect information, such as your email address, company name, or any information you provide when you fill out forms, register for an account, or communicate with us.

Information we collect through automatic data collection technologies. As you navigate through and interact with our Site, we may collect data regarding your use of our Site through cookies, web beacons, and other automatically collected information. This information may contain details of your visit to our Site, including traffic data, location data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Site, including emails that you open from us and links you click on within those emails. The information may also include information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type. This information helps us address customer support issues, provide you with a personalized experience, prevent fraudulent use of our services, and manage the services we provide you, including gathering aggregated data about engagement. Automatically collected information includes communication preferences, marketing preferences, web beacons, and other technical data collected through cookies and similar technologies that uniquely identify your browser.

Cookies are small identifiers sent from a web server that are stored on your device for the purpose of identifying your browser or storing information or settings in your browser. Cookies may also be used to personalize your visit by storing your preferences or displaying content based upon what you have viewed on the services and other websites.  Web beacons or pixel tags connect web pages to web servers and their cookies. We and others may use these and similar technologies on our services and other websites.

We may also collect information about developers, either in their capacity as employees of our customers or as public contributors to other software projects. This information may include name, contact information, and contributions to software projects, including components authored by particular developers.

We do not respond to “do not track” signals or other mechanisms that provide consumers the ability to exercise choice regarding the collection of personally identifiable information about an individual consumer’s online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services.

How We Use Information We Collect

We may use data we collect for a variety of purposes, including the following:

-  To operate our business, including actions such as identifying software development contributions, analyzing information about software components for our customers, and enabling customers to identify and manage access to our services.

-  To present our website and its contents to you.

-  To maintain, analyze, customize, measure and improve our services.

-  To allow you to participate in interactive features on our website.

-  To provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us or that we think you may be interested in.

-  To provide you with notices or updates relating to your account.

-  To provide customer support.

-  To monitor and enforce our legal terms or similar terms.

-  To comply with law and satisfy our regulatory compliance obligations.

-  To detect and prevent fraud and other prohibited, illicit or illegal activity, and to protect you, ourselves, and others.

-  To report on participant activity and use of our services to government authorities, when necessary.

-  For other purposes permitted by law or to which you consent.

Please note that we may combine the information we gather about you in identifiable form, including information from third parties. We may use this information, for example, to improve and personalize our services, content and advertising.

How We Secure Information

We are committed to maintaining measures to protect the security of your information. Of course, despite these measures, no network or system is ever entirely secure and we cannot guarantee the security of networks and systems that we operate or that are operated on our behalf.

How We Share Information

We may share your information with third parties, including in de-identified form, as permitted or required by law or as directed or authorized by you. For example, we may share information:

-  If you are a software developer, we may share your information with our customers. This may include sharing information about your development authorship and contributions, including in de-identified form. This may include publicly available information about software development contributions.

-  With vendors and service providers, such as our website host.

-  With our professional advisors who provide legal, compliance, accounting, banking, or consulting services.

-  In order to comply with our legal obligations or to protect the interests, property or legal rights of you, ourselves, or third parties.

-  With law enforcement, officials, or other third parties when we are compelled to do so by a subpoena, court order, or similar law enforcement request, or when we believe in good faith that the disclosure of personal information is necessary to prevent physical harm or financial loss, to report suspected illegal activity, or to investigate violations of this Privacy Notice or other applicable terms.

-  With companies or other entities in connection with, or during the negotiation of, any merger, sale of company stock or assets, financing, acquisition, divestiture or dissolution of all or a portion of our business.

-  For other legal purposes, such as to enforce our legal terms, or to exercise or defend legal claims.

-  With your direction or consent.

What Choice Do I Have?

Update personal information: If you want to review and change certain personally identifiable information that you have provided to us on our Site, you may contact us at []. If you are an administrator for a business customer, you can update your profile and change information you have provided to us by logging into your account. If you are a developer or other user of our services with an account managed by a local administrator, you will need to contact your administrator to update information in your account.

Marketing communications: You may receive marketing information from Lineaje. You may opt out of receiving marketing emails by following the unsubscribe link in each email, or by contacting us at []. Please note that you may continue to receive non-marketing emails from us after you opt-out.

Cookies: You have a number of choices regarding certain cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you may modify your browser’s setting to notify you of cookie placement or decline cookies. If you choose to decline cookies, certain features of our website may not function properly as a result.

Updates to Our Privacy Notice

We may update this Privacy Notice from time to time in order to provide clarification or notice of changes to our practices. If we make changes, we will revise the Effective Date at the top of this Privacy Notice. Changes to this Privacy Notice will be effective once they are posted unless otherwise indicated.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concern about this privacy notice or the privacy practices at Lineaje, please contact us at [].