Only necessary user logs are kept by the service to ensure quality

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Service Title Rating Status Author
Signal "the only information we can produce in response to a request like this is the date and time a user registered with Signal and the last date of a user’s connectivity to the Signal service.</p> <p>Notably, things we <em>don’t</em> have stored include anything about a user’s contacts (such as the contacts themselves, a hash of the contacts, any other derivative contact information), anything about a user’s groups (such as how many groups a user is in, which groups a user is in, the membership lists of a user’s groups), or any records of who a user has been communicating with.</p> <p>All message contents are end-to-end encrypted, so we don’t have that information either." APPROVED Vincent (Mr. 404) Curator
Kolab Now "" DECLINED import script Bot
LastPass Personal information only stored when needed for a service DRAFT import script Bot
Qwant "Qwant also collects connection data, not associated with your search queries, only to ensure the security of its information system and, if you create or modify Boards, to respect the obligation to identify content creators such as mandated by French law (<em>article 6-II de la Loi pour la confiance en l’économie numérique</em>).</p> <p> <strong>Even when you are connected with an ID, we don’t use any cookie nor any other tracking device</strong> when you browse the site. The only technology that may be installed on your browser, called “local storage”, is used to locally save your settings (language, activation or deactivation of options…)." approved-not-found user 435 Curator
Netsyms Technologies "We only retain data as needed to provide you with services" APPROVED skylarmt Curator
Yakka "we do count visits" CHANGES REQUESTED yakka "our web server still collects the data that your Internet browser communicates to us (including the IP address of the requesting computer, together with the date, time, the request, which file is requested (name and URL), the amount of data transferred to you, a message as to whether the request was successful, identification data of the browser and operating system used, and the website from which the access was made (should the access take place via a link). </p> <p> The legal basis of the processing is based on our legitimate interest in ensuring system security, technically administering the website and optimising service quality." DECLINED denishdk Curator
Smartmessages "IP addresses are logged where we need to be able to protect against abuse, trace system problems, or defend against attackers, for example in account logins or password resets" CHANGES REQUESTED Synchro
Associação de Defesa da Privacidade Digital "Nós tentaremos ao máximo manter seus dados anônimos, e se possível, não manter seus dados guardados. Essa associação trata justamente sobre privacidade e não somos hipócritas.</strong> </p> <p>Infelizmente, a retenção de dados <strong>é uma implicação legal</strong> e também quase impossível de ser evitada, <strong>já que muitas ferramentas de terceiros usadas nesse site coletam dados</strong> como IP, sistema operacional, entre outros. </p> <p>Porém, <strong>saiba que faremos o possível para anonimizar seus dados</strong> e também <strong>não faremos cruzamento de dados com o intuito de te rastrear</strong>. Não temos nenhum interesse nisso, inclusive, é o que combatemos." DECLINED victorrms
NordVPN "NordVPN guarantees a strict no-logs policy for NordVPN services, meaning that your activities using NordVPN Services are provided by automated technical process, are not monitored, recorded, logged, stored or passed to any third party." approved-not-found kkylemr Curator mastodon "Similarly, we only keep ephemeral logs for debugging and system administration" APPROVED (deactivated)
ProtonVPN "ProtonVPN respects its users’ privacy and enforces a no-logs policy" APPROVED omhqit Curator
Ali Reza Hayati's Personal Page No logs are being kept APPROVED tough
University of South Florida "Our servers automatically recognize the domain and IP address from which&nbsp;you accessed the website, and we record related information that helps us&nbsp;make our site more accessible, such as information about operating&nbsp;systems, screen resolutions and the volume and timing of access." APPROVED alostengineer
NextDNS "If not specifically requested by the user, no data is logged. Some features require some sort of data retention. in that case, our users are given the option, control, and full access to what is logged and for how long" APPROVED alostengineer
keybase ". Data in (c) through (f) can persist indefinitely.</p> 2. HOW WE USE AND SHARE YOUR INFORMATION <p>Use of Your Information</p> <p>We use the information we collect to: provide and improve the Service and our other products and services. customize the Service for you. better understand our users. communicate with you about the Service and our other products and services that we think may interest you. verify the identity of Keybase’s users. and diagnose and fix problems with the Service." approved-not-found Joe
Wigwam Design "In summary, our approach is to record only the absolute minimum data required to successfully operate the website.</p>" APPROVED rob
Timac Only necessary user logs are kept by the service to ensure quality APPROVED Timac
Python Tutor "By using Python Tutor, your visualized code, options, user interactions, text chats, and IP address are logged on our server and may be analyzed for research purposes." DECLINED ravenclaw900
Guerrilla Mail " <p>We normally keep the logs turned off, this is because due to high traffic, our server does not have the resources required" DECLINED jurius
tinyurl "We use this information to monitor and analyze use of the Services and for the Site's technical administration, to increase our Site's functionality and user-friendliness, and to better tailor it to our visitors' needs." approved-not-found napen123
Listudy "This is because Listudy needs basic information from its users in order to function." CHANGES REQUESTED ravenclaw900

On 2019-04-02 11:36:34 UTC, ps Curator wrote:

Should this be just in general "logs" and not user logs? In that case it would cover also server logs which are way more often mentioned in ToS.