Effective Date: 01/05/2018
Samsung Knox offers a comprehensive mobile security solution for business and personal use by providing additional security and protection for the operating system.
Information We Obtain
Through Samsung Knox, we obtain information about you in various ways. The types of personal information we obtain include:
- Device and App Information. We collect information through automated means about your Samsung Knox-enabled devices, such as device identifier(s), device software version, OS version, device models, and other unique identifiers. We also collect information about your apps, such as package name, package version, and hash data of the application. In addition, we may obtain information about how, when, and for how often you use your Samsung Knox-enabled devices, including your usage of Samsung Knox.
How We Use the Information We Obtain
We use the information we obtain through the Service to:
- provide you with the Services
- improve the Services
- operate, evaluate, and improve our business (including developing new products; enhancing and improving our products and the services; managing our communications; analysing our products, customer base and the services; conducting market research; performing data analytics; and performing accounting, auditing, and other internal functions)
Samsung processes personal data for the purposes described above. Samsung’s legal basis to process personal data includes processing that is: necessary for the performance of the contract between you and Samsung (for example, to provide you with the Services); necessary for Samsung’s legitimate interests (for example, to manage our relationship with you and to improve the Services).
You are required, as a necessity to enter into a contract, to provide us with personal data for processing as described above. If you do not provide us with personal data, we will not be able to provide you all of the features available through Samsung Knox.
Samsung, our subsidiaries and affiliates, and our third party service providers also may disclose information about you (1) if we are required to do so by law or legal process (such as a court order or subpoena); (2) in response to requests by government agencies, such as law enforcement authorities; (3) to establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights; (4) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical or other harm or financial loss; (5) in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity; (6) in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets (including in the event of a merger, acquisition, reorganisation, dissolution, or liquidation); or (7) otherwise with your consent.
Retention of Personal Data
Personal data will be retained only for so long as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out above, considering criteria such as applicable rules on statute of limitations and at least the duration of your use of the Samsung Knox Services.
How We Protect Personal Information
We maintain administrative, technical, and physical safeguards designed to protect the personal information we obtain through the Services against accidental, unlawful or unauthorised destruction, interference, loss, alteration, access, disclosure, or use. Samsung also maintains reasonable procedures to help ensure that such data is reliable for its intended use and is accurate, complete, and current.
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