AdBlock for iOS mobile app operates on user data according to the following policy:
1. Our app does not collect or store any personal user information (e-mail, name, address, demographic data, etc.).
2. Our app does not collect or store any user input data entered on the device configured to use our VPN configuration in any app, except the following data entered in the app: group names, subgroup names, domain descriptions and domain address. This information, being the building blocks of custom blocking lists, are stored using iCloud data storage. iCloud is a service owned and maintained by Apple Inc. Future Mind LLC does not have access to the list of user input domain blocking lists.
4. The information sent from your device to our API includes the following information:
- the unique ID of the installation - used to assign specific configuration to your device,
- the domain name you've tried to access - only in case this domain is matched by any of our predefined blocking rules or your custom blocking rules,
The requests sent to our API can additionally disclose your Internet IP address and the "User-Agent" field identifying verson of the app performing this request.
We do not store or use this information in any way. Our servers are configured not to log requests used for downloading the predefined domain list.
We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a "cookie" file which is stored on the
hard drive of your computer. A cookie consists of information sent by a web server to a web browser, and
stored by the browser. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page
from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.
We may use both “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies on the website. We will use the session cookies to keep track of you whilst you navigate the website. We will use the persistent cookies to enable our website to recognise you when you visit.
Session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.
Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, whilst some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies. For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including this one.