This policy explains in detail how “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community” along with its affiliated companies (hereinafter “we”, “us”, “our”, “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community”, “https://www.mangkoeboxer.com/forum”) and phpBB use any information collected during any session of usage by you (hereinafter “your information”).
Your information is collected via two ways. Firstly, by browsing “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community” will cause this bulletin board software system will create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter “user-id”) and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter “session-id”), automatically assigned to you by bulletin board system. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience.
We may also create cookies external to the bulletin board whilst browsing “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community”, though these are outside the scope of this document which is intended to only cover the pages created by the forum software. The second way in which we collect your information is by what you submit to us. This can be, and is not limited to: posting as an anonymous user (hereinafter “anonymous posts”), registering on “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community” (hereinafter “your account”) and posts submitted by you after registration and whilst logged in (hereinafter “your posts”).
Your account will at a bare minimum contain a uniquely identifiable name (hereinafter “your user name”), a personal password used for logging into your account (hereinafter “your password”) and a personal, valid email address (hereinafter “your email”). Your information for your account at “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community” is protected by data-protection laws applicable in the country that hosts us. Any information beyond your user name, your password, and your email address required by “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community” during the registration process is either mandatory or optional, at the discretion of “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community”. In all cases, you have the option of what information in your account is publicly displayed. Furthermore, within your account, you have the option to opt-in or opt-out of automatically generated emails from the forum software.
Your password is ciphered (a one-way hash) so that it is secure. However, it is recommended that you do not reuse the same password across a number of different websites. Your password is the means of accessing your account at “MangkoeBoxer - W124 Mercedes-Benz Community”, so please guard it carefully and under no circumstance will anyone affiliated with Mangkoeboxer, phpBB or another 3rd party, legitimately ask you for your password. Should you forget your password for your account, you can use the “I forgot my password” feature provided by this board. This process will ask you to submit your user name and your email, then this bulletin board will generate a new password to reclaim your account.