a. Personal Data Provided by You
In connection with your use of Bank of Ireland CardController, we ask you for certain personal data upon registration, on applications forms or other forms, such as your name, email address, billing address, card number, CV2 (security code), card expiration date, user name, password, and parameters to be defined by you for transaction alert communications.
b. Personal Data We Collect Automatically
We also may collect certain information (such as device identifiers like the IMEI number, MAC address and IP address) by automated means (such as cookies and web beacons) when you visit our website and/or use our mobile application.
Cookies are miniature files consisting of a chain of letters and numerals that the server stores on your computer or mobile device when you enter an application that uses this technology. Among other things, cookies allow the site operator to differentiate you from other visitors and users of this site. Cookies cannot be used as code or to spread viruses and cannot give us access to your hard drive. Even though cookies are stored on your device, we cannot retrieve any information from it. Please note that blocking cookies (in your Internet browser) which are strictly necessary for the good functioning of Bank of Ireland CardController, may restrict and/or prevent access to this site and/or the functionalities of the site or its part.
Web Beacons Certain pages on this website may contain “web beacons” (also known as Internet tags, pixel tags and clear GIFs). Web beacons do not typically collect any other information than what your browser provides as a standard part of any internet communication. If you turn off cookies, the web beacon will no longer be able to track your specific activity. The web beacon may, however, continue to collect information about visits from your IP address.