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Integrate Google Drive Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy outlines how the Integrate Google Drive WordPress Plugin (“Plugin”) collects, uses, maintains, and discloses information gathered from users of the Plugin. This policy applies to the Plugin and all related services.

Information Collection and Usage

The Plugin may collect personal information from users in various ways, including but not limited to:

  1. Google Drive Integration: The Plugin may request access to your Google Drive account to facilitate file integration and synchronization. This access is limited to the necessary permissions required for the proper functioning of the Plugin.
  2. User Configuration: The Plugin may collect and store configuration settings and user preferences to enhance user experience and provide customized services.

How We Use Collected Information

The information collected by the Plugin may be used for the following purposes:

  1. Integration and Functionality: To integrate and synchronize files between WordPress and Google Drive as per user preferences.
  2. Personalization: To personalize user experience and provide content tailored to individual preferences.
  3. Improvements: To improve the Plugin’s features, functionality, and overall performance based on user feedback.

Plugin Authorization Process – OAuth Integration

To enhance the functionalities of our Application, users are required to engage in an authentication process that involves interaction with our authentication server (website).

This OAuth (Open Authorization) flow ensures secure access to the Google Drive API, facilitating seamless integration with the Application. During this process, the Application collects specific information to establish a secure and personalized connection with your Google Drive Account.

The information obtained through the built-in app for authentication and linking includes:

  1. Your WordPress Website Address
  2. Your Application License Code
  3. Short-Lived Authorization Code

Google Permissions for OAuth Integration

During the standard OAuth authorization flow, users are required to grant specific permissions to ensure the seamless operation of the Application. We encourage users to refer to the respective privacy policies for a detailed understanding of data handling practices. The following details the permissions granted and their associated scopes:

  1. Google Drive API: Users grant the Application the ability to see, edit, create, and delete all files within their Google Drive. The specified scope is necessary for the comprehensive integration of Google Drive functionalities with the Application. Refer to the Application’s privacy policy for specific details on how this access is employed.
  2. Photos Library API: This permission allows the Application to access, upload, and organize items within your Google Photos library. For more information about how this access is utilized, please consult the Application’s privacy policy.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

The Plugin does not sell, trade, or rent users’ personal information to third parties. However, information may be shared in the following instances:

  1. Consent: With the explicit consent of the user for specific purposes.
  2. Legal Requirements: If required by law or in response to a valid legal request.

Security

We take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of personal information stored by the Plugin.

Your Choices

Users have the right to control the information shared with the Plugin. They can configure permissions and revoke access at any time through the WordPress dashboard.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be updated periodically to reflect changes in the Plugin or applicable regulations. Users are advised to review this page for any updates.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at [[email protected]].

By using the Integrate Google Drive WordPress Plugin, you agree to the terms outlined in this Privacy Policy.

Last Updated: Feb 19, 2024