and the use of "Cookies"
When you visit our Website, some information such as your Internet protocol address, Internet service provider, operating system, the Website from which you arrived, and the time and date of your visit may be collected automatically as part of the software operation of this Website. This intake of information is entirely anonymous. SFL uses this information solely for internal and marketing purposes, for example, to see what pages are most frequently visited in order to improve the Website and also potentially for investor relations and HR purposes.
SFL also collects information through the use of a technology called “cookies”. A cookie is a small file that a website can send to your browser, which is then stored on your system by your browser. The use of cookie technology on www.SFL.com is solely for internal marketing purposes. If you are uncomfortable accepting cookies from our Website or any other, you can set your browser to notify you when a Website attempts to send you a cookie, giving you the opportunity to decide for yourself whether or not to accept the cookies. You can also set your browser to turn off cookies.
Whenever SFL collects information that you voluntarily submit, it is SFL intent to inform you of why this information is being requested and how it is going to be used. SFL will not sell, rent, trade, distribute, exchange, or give your personal identifiable information to any third party without your knowledge and consent. SFL shall not be liable for any personal information that you submit to external vendors or to any website linked to SFL’s Website. We may however release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our Website policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
Nature of Data on the Internet
It is SFL intent to keep secure any personal information that you submit to us, and SFL will continue to take steps to maintain the security of this Website. However, the open nature of the Internet is such that data may flow over networks without security measures and may be accessed and used by people other than those for whom the data is intended. Therefore, in submitting personal information to the Website, you assume the risk of a third party obtaining that information.
Important security information email scam
The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. The SFL Website team has been made aware of a number of fake emails that appear to be sent from SFL asking users to confirm their email address and/or password. We would like to reassure users that we will never send you an email asking you to reconfirm your security details. We will never ask you to divulge your full passwords via e-mail. If you do receive a suspicious email like this please delete it straight away and do not click on any of the links contained in it. If you are ever concerned about any communications that are or seem to be from SFL, please contact us immediately.