regards all personal information of users as important and complies with The Act on Promotion of Information and Communication Network Utilization and Information Protection.
The Company makes it a rule to disclose how and for what purpose it uses personal information provided by users and what steps it takes to protect such personal information through its personal information handling guidelines.
In the event of amendment to its personal information handling guidelines, the Company will let it be known though its website bulletin board or individual notice.
ο These Guidelines shall take effect on January 1, 2008.
Types of personal information collected by the Company
The Company collects the following personal information for a purpose associated with the application for a membership or the Service.
ο Types of information collected: names, log-in IDs, passwords, home phone numbers/addresses, cell phone numbers, e-mail addresses, occupations, company names, positions, company phone numbers, connection logs, connection IPs, etc.
ο Method used to collection of personal information: through the Company's website concerning a member subscription or bulletin board
Purpose of collection and use of personal information
The Company uses personal information collected by it for the following purposes:
ο Membership management Identification of members, prevention of fraudulent use, handling of users' complaints, public notices concerning members' The Service Use
ο Used in marketing and advertisements Development of new service (or products); spread of advertisement-like information; provision of the Service and advertisement based on demographic characteristics; statistics concerning the frequency of members' connection or members' The Service Use
Period for using and keeping personal information
The Company destroys personal information as soon as the purpose for its collection and use is achieved.
Procedure for destruction of personal information
The company collects and uses your personal information in principle, achieved the purpose of the information without delay after the termination. Termination procedures and method.
ο Destruction Procedure Upon achievement of the purpose, the Company stores personal information provided by members in a separate database (or a document cabinet in the case of information contained in documents) for a given period of time under the internal guidelines and the relevant law (Refer to Period for using and keeping personal information) and then destroys it. We do not use personal information kept in a separate database for other purposes unless required by law.
ο Destruction Method
- Concerning the destruction of personal information stored in an electronic file, the Company deletes it using a technical method that makes it impossible to reproduce the content.
- Concerning the destruction of personal information printed in papers, the Company destroys it using a shredder or incinerator.
Provision of personal information to outsiders
In principle, the Company makes it a rule not to provide users' personal information to outsiders, except in the following cases:
- When users have consented in advance;
- When there is a request from the law enforcement agency under the law.
Entrustment of personal information to outsiders
The Company will not entrust users' personal information to outsiders without users' prior consent. If need be, we will obtain users' consent first by informing them of the relevant details.
Users' and their legal agents' rights and how to exercise them
Users and their legal agents may at all times check or change personal information registered with the Company concerning them or a child under the age of 14 under their custody and ask the Company to cancel their membership. Users may check or change personal information registered with the Company concerning them or a child under the age of 14 under their custody by clicking the "personal information change" (or the "member information change") button. Users may cancel their membership (or consent) by clicking the "membership withdrawal" button after following the member identification procedure. Concerning the foregoing, users may contact the Company's employee in charge of users' personal information in writing or phone or e-mail to have the Company take the necessary step on their behalf. When a user has asked for correction of an error in his/her personal information, the Company will stop using the relevant personal information or providing it to others until the correction is done. When wrong personal information has been provided to a third party, the Company will see to it that it will be replaced by correct information. With regard to personal information concerning which users or their legal agents asked for cancellation or deletion, the Company handles them in accordance with the internal guidelines named Period for using and keeping personal information collected by the Company and sees to it that such information may not be accessed or used for any other purposes.
Operation of an apparatus for automatic collection of personal information
The Company does not operate an apparatus for collection of personal information automatically created during the Service Use, such as cookies.
Complaints about personal information
The Company has designated the department in charge of personal information as follows to protect customers' personal information and handle their complaints:
We reject that the e-mail address posted on this web site is collected without authorization by the e-mail address collection software or other technical devices. Please be noted that the violator is subject to criminal prosecution.