Privacy Statement of Webdevmedia

Through its online service, TCPIPUtils will process privacy-sensitive or personal data. Webdevmedia values the privacy of its customers and observes due care in processing and protecting personal data. We process data in compliance with the requirements laid down by the Dutch Personal Data Protection Act (DPDA). Webdevmedia is the party responsible for all data processing. In this privacy statement, we will explain which personal data we collect and for which purposes. We recommend that you read it carefully.

This privacy statement was last amended on 2016-02-01.

Data collected on our website

Use of Personal Data

By using our website, you are providing certain data to us. This could be personal data. We only retain and use the personal data provided directly by you or for which it is clear that it has been supplied to us to be processed. We use the following data for the purposes as mentioned in the “Data collected on our website” part of this Privacy Statement:
- Name and address
- Billing address
- Email address
- Payment details
- IP address


Certain features of our service require you to register beforehand. After your registration we will retain your user name and the personal data you provided. We will retain this data so that you do not have to re-enter it every time you visit our website, to contact you in connection with the execution of the agreement, invoicing and payment, and to provide an overview of the products and services you have purchased from us.

We will not provide the data linked to your user name to third parties, unless it is necessary for the execution of the agreement you concluded with us or if this is required by law. In the event of suspicion of fraud or misuse of our website we may hand over personal data to the entitled authorities.

Handling your order

We will use your personal data when handling your order. If necessary for proper handling, we can provide your data to third parties. We will explain this in detail later.

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Other than the advertisements on the website, we can inform you about new products or services:

- by e-mail

Contact Form and Newsletter

We have a newsletter to inform those interested of our products and/or services. Each newsletter contains a link with which to unsubscribe from our newsletter. Your email address will be added to the list of subscribers only with your explicit consent. If you fill out a contact form on the website or send us an email, the data you provide will be retained for as long as is necessary depending on the nature of the form or the content of your email, to fully answer and correctly handle your message or email.


Our service displays advertisements of third parties, who keep personal data to personalise these.

Providing Data to Third Parties

We may provide your data to our partners. These partners are involved in the execution of the agreement.

These partners may be based outside the EU. However, they make use of the European model clauses. Our website features social media buttons. These buttons are used by the providers of these services to collect your personal data.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to track visitors on our website and to get reports about how visitors use the website. We accepted the data processing agreement from Google. We don't allow Google to use information obtained by Analytics for other Google services, and we anonymize the IP adresses.

Google Search Box

The Google search box on our website ("Search Box") is powered by Google Inc ("Google"). You acknowledges and agrees that Google's privacy policy (available at will apply to your use of the Search Box. By using the Search Box, you agrees that Google will use your personal data in accordance with its privacy policy.


We take security measures to reduce misuse of and unauthorised access to personal data. We take the following measures in particular:

- Access to personal data requires the use of a user name and password

- We make use of secure connections (Secure Sockets Layer of SSL) to encrypt all information between you and our website when entering your personal data.

Third-party Websites

This statement is not applicable to third-party websites connected to this website through links. We cannot guarantee that these third parties will handle your personal data in a secure and careful manner. We recommend you read these websites’privacy statements before making use of these websites.

Data collected and used to provide our products and services

Whois information

On our service Whois information is displayed. This information is shown for the sole purpose of assisting our users in obtaining information about domain name or IP address registration records and for no other purpose. We only serve this information to the user who made the request. For performance reasons we cache this information for a limited time. After the cache has expired we will delete this information from our systems. Our service acts as a caching provider for Whois information.

Whois information may contain personal information. We offer you to opt-out your domain name or IP address from our system. After opt-out we will not display and cache the Whois information for that particular domain name or IP address. You can create a support ticket here to ask for opt-out.

DNS, domain and IP information

For our IP investigation tool we collect several DNS, domain and IP records. This information is for example used to track spammers or hackers, detect potentially fraudulent transactions, identify malicious websites and to protect intellectual property. We do do not track individual behaviors or usage patterns. All information is stored without any personal information or user context.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

We reserve the right to modify this statement. We recommend that you review this statement regularly, so that you remain informed of any changes.

Inspection and Modification of your Data

You can always contact us if you have any questions regarding our privacy policy or wish to review, modify or delete your personal data.

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