last update: 12/06/2011
The linkcheck add-on may collect non-personal data and use third party analytical software for collection and analysis. The types of non-personal data include, but are not limited to: amount of one-click hoster links, availability of one-click hoster links, device properties, unique installation identifiers, device software platform.
The information collected regarding one-click hoster links is limited to the amount of occurances and the availability results percentage.
You recognize and agree that the analytics companies utilized by the Author may combine the information collected with other information they have independently collected from other services or products relating to your activities. These companies collect and use information under their own privacy policies.
Linkcheck collects and processes one-click hoster links for the purpose of determining their availability status. During this process it is necessary to transmit the links to the corresponding one-click hoster and process the results provided by their web-services. These companies collect and use this information under their own privacy policies and terms and conditions.
Your browser periodically checks for updates of your extensions, including linkcheck. During this process general information is collected, such as, but not limited to extension version, device software platform, ip address, browser version. Stable release updates are handled by addons.mozilla.org
Linkcheck stores some data in the firefox profile on your device. If you are using the private browsing mode no data will be collected, but note that even during private browsing, one-click hoster links are still being sent to the corresponding one-click hoster for the purpose of determining their availability status.