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EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 11/2/2016
Next Certification Due Date: 1/24/2023
Data Collected: NON-HR

Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework: Active

Original Certification Date: 10/18/2017
Next Certification Due Date: 1/24/2023
Data Collected: NON-HR

Purpose of Data Collection

We may use personal data a user submits for the following purposes related to our business: To understand a user's needs and create content that is relevant to the user; To generate statistical studies; To conduct market research and planning by sending user surveys; To notify user referrals of SourceForge Media services, information, or products when a user requests that we send such information to referrals; To improve services, information, and products; To help a user complete a transaction, or provide services or customer support to users and to recipients of SourceForge Media products; To communicate with the user and with recipients of SourceForge Media products and services including continuing to provide users with information (by electronic means or otherwise) about other services we offer that are similar to those that the user have already received or enquired about; Where we have a user?s consent to email users about services, information, products and offers from our business partners (and as set forth in the Section How we share information we gather); To personalize a Site for the user; To notify the user of any changes with a Site which may affect the user; To enforce terms of use on a Site; To allow the user to purchase products, access services, or otherwise engage in activities the user selects; and To allow us to contact users by phone and/or email.

Privacy Policy

Non-HR Data


This policy describes our policies on the collection, use and disclosure of your information, and describes the choices available to you regarding the use of, your access to, and how to update and correct your personal information with the following SourceForge Media Internet properties (individually a “Site” and collectively “Sites”):

Effective Date: 1/6/2020

Verification Method


Dispute Resolution

Questions or Complaints?

If you have a question or complaint regarding the covered data, please contact Slashdot Media at:

Logan Abbott
Slashdot Media
225 Broadway #1600
San Diego, California 92101

Privacy Shield organizations must respond within 45 days of receiving a complaint.

If you have not received a timely or satisfactory response from Slashdot Media to your question or complaint, please contact the independent recourse mechanism listed below

Appropriate statutory body with jurisdiction to investigate any claims against Slashdot Media regarding possible unfair or deceptive practices and violations of laws or regulations covering privacy Federal Trade Commission