Welcome to The Patriots News, your go-to source for insightful information and updates. Navigate our website at https://thepatriotsnews.com/ to stay informed.
Engaging in Conversations
When you engage with us through comments, we prioritize transparency and privacy. Here’s a detailed breakdown of the data we collect and how we handle it:
Comment Section Data Collection
When you leave comments, we gather the following data to enhance your experience and ensure a spam-free environment:
Information provided in the comments form
The IP address of the visitor
Browser user agent string
This data collection is solely for spam detection purposes.
Gravatar Service Integration
Media Uploads: Be Mindful of Location Data
To safeguard your privacy, please exclude embedded location data (EXIF GPS) when uploading images.
Cookie Usage for Convenience
Comment cookies: Save your name, email, and website details for one year.
Login page cookies: Determine cookie acceptance, discarded upon browser closure.
Login information cookies: Save log in details for two days and screen options for a year. The “Remember Me” option keeps your login persistent for two weeks. Editing or publishing generates a cookie with the post ID, expiring after one day.
Embedded Content Considerations
Articles on our site may feature embedded content from other websites, behaving similarly to a visit to the external site, including data collection, cookie usage, and tracking, especially if you’re logged into that website.
Data Sharing: Password Reset
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
Data Retention: Respect for Your Privacy
For comments, both the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely to facilitate automatic recognition and approval of follow-up comments. Registered users can manage their data, with administrators having limited access.
Your Data Rights: Empowering Users
If you have an account or leave comments, you can request an exported file of your data, including deletion of personal data (excluding necessary administrative, legal, or security data).
Data Transmission Verification
Visitor comments may undergo automated spam detection services to ensure authenticity.
Explore The Patriots News for reliable information, engaging conversations, and a commitment to safeguarding privacy.