For the purpose of this information, the Information Services department
of Cumberland County, NC shall be herein identified as CCIS.
The CCIS has adopted this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment
to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination
practices for the Cumberland County Website.
Cookies are pieces of information stored by your web browser on behalf of a website
to carry data about your current session at the site from one web page to the next,
and to identify you to the site between visits. Currently, we use "session" cookies
only with web applications that require a login.
These session cookies are deleted as soon as you exit the application.
If you prefer not to receive cookies, you may turn them off in your browser, or may
set your browser to ask you before accepting a new cookie. Some pages may not function
properly if the cookies are turned off.
Unless otherwise notified on this site, we will not store data, other than for these
two purposes, in cookies. Cookies remain on your computer, and accordingly we neither
store cookies on our computers nor forward them to any external parties. Unless
different websites and do not exchange cookies with other entities.
Network Log Files
In the course of ensuring network security and consistent service for all users,
CCIS employs software programs to do such things as monitor network traffic,
identify unauthorized access or access to nonpublic information, detect computer
viruses and other software that might damage Cumberland County computers or the network, and
monitor and tune the performance of the Cumberland County network.
In the course of such monitoring, these programs may detect such information as e-mail
headers, addresses from network packets, and other information. Information from
these activities is used only for the purpose of maintaining the security and performance
of the Cumberland County's networks and computer systems. Personally identifiable information
from these activities is not released to external parties without your consent unless
required by law.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that CCIS is not
responsible for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users
to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each
and every website that collects personally identifiable information.
This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.
Web Visit Logs
This website routinely collects and stores information from online visitors to help
manage the site and improve its service. This information includes the pages visited
on the site, the date and time of the visit, the internet address (URL or IP address)
of the referring site, the domain name and IP address from which the access occurred,
the version of browser used, the capabilities of the browser, and search terms used
on our search engines.
This website makes no attempt to identify individual visitors from this information:
any personally identifiable information is not released to external parties without
your consent unless required by law.
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site,
or your dealings with this website, please contact us.