This policy explains in detail how Esoteric Software uses any information collected during your usage of the forum.
Your information is collected by 1) cookies created when browsing the forum, and 2) your explicit submission of information to us. This can be, but is not limited to, registering on the forum and posts submitted by you after registration.
Your account requires a uniquely identifiable username, a password for logging into your account, and your email address. Your account information on the forum is protected by data protection laws applicable in the United States. Beyond your username, you control what information in your account is publicly displayed. Furthermore, you have the option to opt-in or opt-out of emails generated by the forum.
Your password is stored securely. 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 forum account, so please guard it carefully and under no circumstance will anyone affiliated with Esoteric Software or another 3rd party legitimately ask you for your password. Should you forget the password for your account, you may use the “I forgot my password” feature. This process will ask you to submit your user name and your email, then the forum will generate a new password to reclaim your account.