Privacy Policy

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What data do we collect?

This site collects the following data:

  • Email address
  • Username
  • Password hashes (Passwords are not stored in plain-text)
  • User settings
  • User-submitted scores and links to score proof

How do we collect your data?

The user directly provides most of the data we collect. We collect and process data when users:

  • Create an account
  • Update their user settings
  • Submit their scores

Additionally, in the interest of maintaining leaderboard integrity, site administrators can:

  • Grant people access to their imported legacy accounts with an email address
  • Approve or reject submitted scores
  • Ban users
  • In rare circumstances, add scores and score proof on the behalf of others
  • Create backups of users' publicly posted score proof

What log data do we collect?

Like most websites, theabsolute.plus collects information that your browser sends whenever you visit the website. This data may include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, and referring/exit pages. As of now, we only use this information to debug site issues. No log data is shared with third-party services.

What are cookies?

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information. When you visit our websites, we may collect information from you automatically through cookies or similar technology.

For further information, visit HTTP cookie on Wikipedia

How do we use cookies?

theabsolute.plus uses cookies to:

  • Keep you signed in
  • Remember a few site settings, like language preference and light/dark theme preference

How to manage cookies

You can set your browser not to accept cookies. However some of our website features may behave unexpectedly or fail to function as a result.

Other stored data

In addition to cookies, theabsolute.plus also stores other site data on users' devices in order to:

  • Keep track of shorter-lived settings, like leaderboard filters
  • Keep track incomplete forms so that users can return to them pre-filled

External Privacy Policies

theabsolute.plus links to external websites, particularly for user-submitted score proof. Our privacy policy only applies to our website, so if you click on a link to another website, you should read their privacy policy.

Some common sites we link to

How to contact us

If you have any questions about theabsolute.plus' privacy policy or any other privacy concern, contact information can be found on the about page.