Oceans of Fun: Privacy and Security

Thank you for visiting the Ocean Connections website and reviewing our privacy and security statement. Ocean Connections is strongly committed to maintaining the privacy of your personal information and the security of our computer systems. With respect to the collection, use and disclosure of personal information, Ocean Connections makes every effort to ensure compliance with applicable federal laws.

As a general rule, Ocean Connections does not collect personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. The information we receive depends upon what you do when visiting our site.

If you visit our site to read or download information, we collect and store the following information:

  • The name of the domain from which you access the Internet
  • The date and time you access our site.
  • The internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site.
  • The above information is used by software programs on our website to create summary statistics which allow us to assess the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, identify what information is of most and least interest, determine technical design specifications, monitor system performance, and help us make our site more useful to visitors.

If you identify yourself by sending an e-mail containing personal information:

You also may decide to send us personally-identifying information, for example your mailing address, in an electronic mail message requesting that information be mailed to you. Information collected in this manner is used solely for responding to requests for information or records. This information is never lent, sold, rented or given out for any reason to anyone...EVER!

If you follow a link to other sites outside Ocean Connections:

Our website has many links to other sites. When you link to any of these sites, you are no longer on our site and are subject to the privacy policy of the new site.

Cookie Use Notice

On a limited number of its web pages, Ocean Connections may employ "cookies" to provide better service to its customers. Ocean Connections does not use cookies to collect any personally identifying information from users or to track user activities beyond our website. Ocean Connections does not maintain copies of cookies on our website after you leave our website. Cookies are small pieces of temporary data that are exchanged between a website and a user's computer which enable a "session", or "dialog", to be established between the two machines. With the session established, Ocean Connections is able to tailor its responses (i.e. identify and provide you with the information you want) and help you traverse our web pages in the most efficient and effective manner possible. The session is often broken when the Ocean Connections server does not receive further requests from your computer or you simply exit your browser.

Ocean Connections limits its use of cookies to "session cookies"… types of cookies that are temporarily stored in your computer's memory. Session cookies are normally deleted from a user's computer when the user logs off the computer or the user exits the browser.

For security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, our website also employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act of 1996.

Security Statement

Ocean Connections understands that you may have concerns about using your credit card to make a purchase on line. We obtain credit card information during the order process by using an SSL connection using 128 bits encryption. While Ocean Connections believes it has taken reasonable steps to protect confidential information that you have provided through this website, Ocean Connections cannot absolutely guarantee the security of such information. Please contact the webmaster if you have any questions or concerns.

Ocean Connections strives to protect its users personal information and privacy.