Security and Privacy Information

  1. The Inter-American Defense Board (IADB) Web Site is provided as a public service by the Deputy Secretary for Information Management and the Chairman of the IADB. 
  2. Information presented on The IADB web site is considered public information and may be distributed or copied for non-commercial purposes.
  3. For site management, information is collected.
  4. This non-profit, international educational computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for website planning and maintenance, determining technical design specifications, and analyzing system performance.
  5. For security purposes, and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this system employs software programs to monitor network traffic, to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, to cause damage, or to deny service to authorized users.
  6. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986.
Notice of Use
    The IADB collects information for several different purposes throughout the WEB site. For site management, information is collected for statistical purposes to assist the IADB in determining how to better fulfill its mission for the increase and diffusion of knowledge; user comments are collected and user profiles are conducted for the purposes of improving the presentation and content of our WEB pages.
 
Security
    For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, the IADB's software system employs programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or otherwise cause damage.
    Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
    The content of the IADB web site is maintained by the Deputy Secretary for Information Management of the IADB. This content is provided as a service to our visitors and as such the IADB cannot be held liable for the accuracy of the information. Visitors are encouraged to contact the parties responsible for publishing the content to the site to verify that the information is correct.
    External sites and the personal web pages of the IADB Secretary, Staff and students are not part of the official IADB web site. The IADB is not responsible for the content of these sites/pages nor does the IADB endorse the views expressed on these sites/pages.
    The photographs on the official university pages were taken by the IADB Photographic staff. Any use of these photographs without written permission from the Public Relations Office of the IADB is prohibited.