The privacy of our visitors to KeatingSearch.com is important to us.
At KeatingSearch.com, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Note, however, that this is a family genealogy site, and by its very nature, is dedicated to ferreting out the tiniest details of ancestry and family history. No guarantee is made or implied that personal information will not find its way onto this site.
Here is information on what types of personal information we explicitly receive and collect when you visit KeatingSearch.com, and how we safeguard your information.
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files may include your IP (Internet Protocol) address, your ISP (Internet Service Provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
We also use third party advertisements on KeatingSearch.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.