Security and Privacy
CIF uses GeoTrust which is a large digital certificate provider. It was a restarted company in 2001 that acquired the security business of Equifax.
What is GeoTrust®?
VeriSign acquired GeoTrust in September 2006.
GeoTrust is the certificate authority with the highest growing rate in recent years. The advantages of a QuickSSL are the certificate is recognized by mobile devices (phones, PDAs), the picture (seal) that is inserted in the web site and the GeoTrust.
What is SSL?
SSL is standard protocol for communication encrypt between the user (web browser) and electronic commerce sites with SSL support (secure sockets layer). The transmitted data between the browser and the server are encrypted using a two-key authentication, one public and the other one private. The data sent from the browser to the server are being encrypted using the public key of the site, which guarantees the decoding of the message will be done only by the server which hosts the web site. Meanwhile, the digital certificate, signed by an authorized authority approved by the browser, guarantees the true identity of the site and prevents the data interception along the transmission, free from the way of communication.
Are there any other security procedures CIF conducts on my behalf?
We protect your purchase by preventing the shipment of merchandise to a fraudulent address. All billing addresses are verified electronically and all alternate shipping addresses are verified manually.
CIF collects customer information to improve your overall shopping experience with us. We respect your privacy and are committed to maintaining and using this information responsibly. CIF registered with the Paypal and adheres to strict guidelines to ensure the safety and protection of your data.
What happens when registering with CIF?
Personal information relating to you and your order history are only available to you when you login with your registered username and password. You can edit or delete your information at any time through the your account page.
What do you do with the information CIF collects?
The information we receive allows us to tailor our products and improve your shopping experience, making shopping easier and more enjoyable. Every time you visit our website, we automatically collect your Internet service provider’s address, the Web page from which you came, and a general record of your activity on our site. When you purchase from SonikSports.com, we collect information that you volunteer such as your name, email address, postal address, phone number delivery address and other information necessary to process your order.
Do you share my information with others?
We contract with other companies to provide certain services, including credit card processing, order processing and shipping. We provide these companies with only the information they need to perform their services and work closely with them to ensure that your privacy is respected and protected. These companies are contractually-restricted from using your information in any manner other than in helping us to provide you with the products and services available from CIF. You should also be aware that we may disclose specific information about you if required to do so by law, governmental request or court order or based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with such law, request or court order or to protect the users of our website or the public.
What are Session?
We use session to recognize you to make shopping easier & provide you with a customized experience on our website.
How do you use my email address?
When you provide us with your email address, we may send you emails necessary to process your order or respond to a request. We may from time to time use email to contact you and notify you of new products or services. You can unsubscribe from email updates.
Do you provide Secure ordering?
The security of the information regarding your order is very important to us. For online secure ordering and the convenience of our customers we have partnered with the most trusted online payment company. Online credit card payment uses the 128-bit Secure Socket Layer protocol to protect the security of your online payment information. SSL technology encrypts your order information to protect it from being decoded by anyone.
Tell me more about the Geotrust Secure SSL
CIF has a GeoTrust Secured SSL Web Server Certificate. This proves that we offer secure communications by encrypting all data to and from the site.
You can verify that the site is secure and authentic by clicking on the GeoTrust Secured image below.