Oko VPN provides you complete access to VPN-service by utilizing a portion of your network connection and device resources. In order for this arrangement to work effectively, Oko VPN requires access to a limited amount of your personal information.
The data we can access through our application is categorized as follows:
The above-mentioned information is essential for the proper functioning of the agreement between you and Oko VPN.
Additionally, for the purpose of analyzing and enhancing our service, we collect aggregated statistics related to the usage of our application. This may include error and crash reports, as well as application usage analytics. We process this data to improve the functionality and usability of our services and applications, based on our interest in providing a better experience.
When you visit our website, certain information is automatically gathered. This includes your IP address, location, browser type, device, and operating system. We collect this data to ensure the proper functioning of our website.
To collect this information on our website, we utilize cookies and similar technologies. Additionally, if you contact us through email or the designated "Contact Us" form, we may collect your personal information. This data will be used to address your inquiry and effectively handle any issues or questions you may have. Our processing of this information is based on our legitimate interests, specifically the effective administration of our business operations and communication with our users.
We rely on various service providers to effectively deliver our services. These providers include data storage companies, performance analytics entities (involved in error and crash reporting), web and app usage analytics entities (such as Google and Facebook Analytics), and others. These service providers are legally obligated to handle your information securely and are not permitted to access your personal data for their own purposes. Furthermore, they are required to refrain from sharing your information with any unrelated third parties.
In order for our clients to access and collect data from public internet sources (such as websites), we may share your location and IP information. This data sharing is crucial for fulfilling the contractual obligations between you and Oko VPN.
Unless specifically stated otherwise, we do not share or disclose your personal information except in the following circumstances:
We strive to ensure that even if your data is transferred outside the EEA, our partners and service providers comply with European privacy rules and standards. We include data protection clauses in our agreements with service providers and partners. If they are located in countries that do not have adequate legislation recognized by the European Commission, we establish agreements that incorporate standard data protection clauses approved by the European Commission.
We will retain your processed personal data only for as long as necessary for the intended purpose. After the termination of our contractual or any other relationships with you, we will not retain it for more than five years.
As an individual whose personal information is processed by us, you have certain rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). These rights include:
In addition to the above rights, you also have the following rights:
To exercise these rights or address any additional concerns regarding this Policy, please contact us at [email protected].
Oko VPN has no intention to collect personal information from children under the age of 14, or any other age that requires parental consent for the collection and processing of personal data. If we accidentally collect personal information from a child, we will promptly take steps to remove or delete the information upon notification. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal data, please contact us so that we can take the necessary actions to cease data collection and delete any information we may have.
We handle your data with the utmost responsibility and care, employing rigorous measures to ensure its security and compliance with applicable laws. We conduct regular testing and updates, restrict access, and take all necessary precautions to protect your information. However, it is important to note that no business, including Oko VPN, can guarantee complete security of internet communications.