Information collected about
This web site collects certain personal information about you whenever you send an e-mail to Gulfport Energy Corporation (the “Company”) or complete one of our on-line forms. The personal information you provide can identify you and your business, and may include such items as your name, your employer’s name, e-mail and US mail addresses, and office and home telephone numbers and fax numbers.
The Company also collects or logs other information that cannot identify you personally when you visit our web site. This information includes your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address and your domain name. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer by the Internet Service Provider (“ISP”) computer through which you access the web, and a domain name is the name of the ISP computer itself through which you access the web.
The Company may log IP addresses and domain names and aggregate them for system administration purposes and to monitor the use of our site. We may use the aggregated information to measure the number of visits to our site, the average time spent on our site, the number of pages viewed, to monitor various other site statistics and to diagnose problems with our server.
This monitoring process helps us continuously improve the content we provide. The Company does not share these statistics with outside parties and does not link IP addresses or domain names with any personally identifying information. This means that a visitor’s session will be logged on our servers, but the visitor will remain anonymous.
We also may retain information concerning the web sites that users access by means of links at our site and the web sites from which users link to our site. This information does not include personally identifiable data concerning those users.
Information placed automatically on your computer - Cookies
When you view our web site, we may store certain information on your computer. This information is stored in the form of a small text file called a “cookie,” and is used by the Company in certain cases to record the Flash plug-in version installed on your computer.
This information helps us ensure that your browser can read graphics used at our web site.
Cookies also can be used for other purposes, such as to store user IDs and passwords so that visitors do not have to reenter that information each time they visit a site. These and other cookie functions may be enabled by our web site as appropriate.
Cookies are read-only by the server that placed them and cannot execute any code or virus. With most Internet browsers, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. Please be aware, however, that some features of our web site may be unavailable to you if cookies are erased or blocked.
How your information is used
We use the information you have provided to us in an on-line form to respond to your request for information about the Company or comments you may have about our web site or other services provided by the Company. In addition, we may use certain pieces of personal information, collected through registration or otherwise, to construct aggregate demographic or statistical pictures of gulfportenergy.com users and the transactions conducted using the system.
We will disclose personal information as required to comply with valid legal processes such as a search warrant, subpoena or court order, or to protect our rights and property or the rights and property of our customers, web site users or other parties.
Links to other sites
We provide links to external sites as a convenience to our users. Any link to a site not containing "http://www.gulfportenergy.com/" in its web address is not owned, controlled or maintained by the Company. The inclusion of any link does not imply our endorsement of the external site company, its web site, the content on its web site, or the products and/or services it may promote and sell. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. We encourage users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each web site that collects personally identifiable information.
The Company may revise this policy from time to time.