When using Facebook for the first time to access free WiFi in some location, myWLAN collects and stores your publicly available data from your Facebook profile. This includes your Facebook name and your email address. In line with Facebook API v10.0, in addition to these data, myWLAN also collects the following optional data:
We collect your gender information in order to correctly render pronouns so we can correspond with you through our service, using the correct gender in certain languages. In the process of accepting our Application, you can approve or not approve for collecting all restricted platform data (except your public profile). You hereby accept our access and collecting of mentioned personal data about you. The first time you use myWLAN at some location, you need to accept our myWLAN Facebook Application. This Facebook Application is necessary so our Hotspot system could integrate with Facebook in order to authenticate users. When you accept our Facebook App (myWLAN App), you agree that our App can identify your name, and your email address used for Facebook profile. No content can and will be posted or shared on your behalf. You only need to accept our Facebook App the first time you use it. Each subsequent access to free WiFi at any location will be automatic and will not require to accept the Facebook App but you will need to use Facebook login for that location.
The first time you sign in with Twitter for the access to free WiFi offered by the owner of the location, it is necessary to accept our Twitter Application. By this you agree with access of our Twitter App to your Twitter account in order to perform the authentication process. Our myWLAN Twitter Application is not authorized to access your Twitter account and post tweets on your behalf. MyWLAN collects only on behalf of your Twitter name. You are not required to comment, share or like any of the content on the Twitter profile, and your access to WiFi service will not be conditioned by this act. No content can be tweeted on your behalf. Any subsequent access to free WiFi at this location will be automatic and will not require you to accept the Twitter App.
You can use your Google Account to access to free WiFi offered by myWLAN. It is not possible to register with a false email address or the one registered to your Google account. By registering, you authorize myWLAN to collect and keep publicly available information from your Google account like your name, email and gender if defined
You can also use myWLAN system for free WiFi when you define a valid email address of your choice, and optionally name and surname and your gender. Depending on the location, you will be offered to give the date of birth. This information is also optional. myWLAN checks the validity of email addresses and you cannot register with a non-valid email address. By registering, you authorize myWLAN to collect and store this information. This information is used by myWLAN to provide location owners with general (anonymous) demographic data of visitors (gender, age) and thereby help clients to better understand their target group.
You can also access myWLAN hotspot systems by entering your mobile phone number, name and surname and your gender. Depending on the location, you will be asked to leave the date of birth. This information is optional. myWLAN checks the validity of the number by sending you an access code by SMS message to the number you have entered. By registering you authorize myWLAN to collect and store this information. This information is used by myWLAN to provide site owners with general (anonymous) demographic data of visitors (gender, age) and thereby help clients to better understand their target group.
myWLAN also records some data about the device by which you access our service. When you make a connection, we will register 1) the MAC address of the device 2) the so-called user-agent, such as browser type and its version, as well as phone type and its version. This is recorded to allow you to automatically connect the next time you find yourself near a myWLAN hotspot belonging to a particular group. myWLAN does not record which web pages you are visiting. However, depending on the location and in order to protect us and our clients, it is possible that myWLAN disable access to sites with inappropriate, violent, pornographic or illegal content. This is done by checking the DNS and/or IP address of the website you visit.
We do not transfer, sell or rent your personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes. We collect only the information that we need for the operation of our myWLAN service and to provide you with the best user experience through the use of the service. Your data will not be used for creating any advertising outside the framework of myWLAN service. myWLAN can use your personal information for the following purposes:
Important: Facebook, which owns Instagram, has decided that from 29th of June, 2020. to move login functionality form external platforms and applications, and allow it only trough Facebook. Therefore, from June 29th 2020., new visitors will no longer be able to log in to myWLAN via Instagram. Old visitors who have accessed myWLAN Hotspot this way will be able to continue using myWLAN in facilities without additional logging in. However, you will still have various choices to log in. We introduced new way of logging in to myWLAN via a Google account, which replaced Instagram logging. Google is one of the most used platforms and a large number of people already have a Google account.
If you want to request a change of the information we keep about you, please email us with the request to email@example.com. An authorized myWLAN employee will check our personal data and send you an email confirmation with proof of how your data has been changed.
If you want to request a deletion of the information we keep about you, please email us with the request to firstname.lastname@example.org. An authorized myWLAN employee will check our personal data and send you an email confirmation with proof that your data has been deleted.
10.How we protect your information
Privacy and protection of your information is our priority. We do not disclose any personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes.
myWLAN is doing its best to provide communication and data storage in order to protect the confidentiality of your personal information against loss and interception by third parties. However, it is important to know that there is no absolute security against loss or interception of your personal information by third parties.
Last updated on 24th of October 2021