Updated on 28 January, 2022
1.1. Site - a website(s) available on the Internet at the addresses: leakcheck.net, leakcheck.io;
1.2. User - an individual acting in personal capacity or as a representative of a legal entity, visiting the Sites or using the Service both in full or their individual functions, on an onerous or gratuitous basis;
1.3. Administration is the operator and / or owner of the Site, a legal entity LeakCheck Security Services, Ltd. duly registered under the laws of the United Kingdom. (No. 12101959) or his successor, as well as persons duly authorized to represent interests on its behalf;
1.4. Telegram is a messaging service available through official applications for Android and iOS, software for Windows, macOS and Linux operating systems and web interfaces available at: https://telegram.org/dl/webz and https://telegram.org/dl/webk;
1.5. Bot is an Administration’s application publicly available to users through Telegram and managed using HTTPS requests to the Bot API provided by Telegram Messengers Inc.;
1.6. Leak - an incident where data was inadvertently exposed in a computerized system, due to insufficient access controls, security or other actions caused by negligence or malintention of the third-parties.
1.7. Service - a Site and a Bot within the meaning of this Section, furnishing, upon the User's request, information (data) from publicly available sources about the Leaks that have occurred on third party web resources or services. Service aggregates Leaks and helps people to assess whether their personal data has been exposed and where.
1.8. Account - an account of the Site User, which is necessary to access the use of the Service on an onerous basis and is created by him independently by creating a username, password and specifying a valid email address on the Site or using the Bot;
1.10. Plan - the license fee for using the Service, describing applicable terms, settlement of the license fees and restrictions established by the Administration.
1.15. The User agrees to comply with all applicable laws and regulations and assumes liability for compliance with any applicable local laws when using the Service. The User is solely liable to third parties for his actions related to the use of the Service, including if such actions lead to a violation of the rights and legitimate interests of third parties, as well as for compliance with the law when using the Service.
1.16. Only the User who reached the age of legal capacity established by applicable law has the right to independently create an Account and use the Service. If the User has not reached the specified age, as well as in cases provided for by applicable law, the use of the Service is allowed only with the consent of parents or other legal representatives.
1.17. The Service provides, through its own search engine, access to a database containing information obtained from open sources of information about common, published facts of user data leaks or those that are in public domain. The Site and Bot aggregate and index this information from publicly available information sources.
1.18. By acceding to these Terms, the User is aware and agrees that the Administration is not liable for the dissemination of information received through the Service about the facts of user data leaks that occurred as a result of actions or inaction of third parties.
1.19. The User is aware that the Administration does not have the authority, contractual obligations or obligations arising by virtue of the law to delete or in any other way restrict access to the information displayed in the search results of the Site or in the Bot's response to the User's requests. The Administration may erase the information displayed in search results of the Services upon receipt of the relevant User’s request. Users seeking to erase information from third-party web resources or services or to redress for damages should apply directly to third parties with a relevant claim.
2.1. The Administration continuously checks and updates the information available through the Service. The Administration does not guarantee that some information may not be outdated or irrelevant. For these reasons, the information available through the Service is provided "as is", and the Administration is not liable for the relevance, accuracy and / or completeness of the information displayed, and does not assume any liability.
2.2. The Administration does not bear any liability for the compliance of the Service with the goals or expectations of the User. The Administration does not guarantee the uninterrupted and continuous operation of the Service. At its sole discretion, the Administration may carry out technical or improvement work, including regular maintenance work that may cause temporary full or partial unavailability of the Services. For these reasons, access to the Services is provided "as is" and "as available".
2.3. The Administration does not guarantee, and nothing in these Terms should be considered as declarations or representations regarding the accuracy or quality of the information provided, the possibility of its use for any other purpose other than for personal purpose, household or non-commercial use.
2.4. The Administration retains the right to make modifications or additions to the information displayed in the search results of the Site or in the Bot's response to the User's request.
2.5. The User assumes all risks associated with the use of the Service and the information obtained through it. In particular, the User is solely responsible for the security and confidentiality of the Account and security measures chosen by him. The User is solely responsible for all actions (as well as their consequences) committed through or in connection with the use of the Service under his Account. At the same time, all actions within or using the Service under the User's Account are presumed to have been performed by the User himself/herself, except for cases when the User has duly notified the Administration of unauthorized access to the Service using his/her Account and/or any violation of the confidentiality of his means of access to Account (including email, password).
4.2. The Administration does not collect the data requested for leak check and does not store them on its servers.
4.3. The User has the right to use an alternative authorization method chosen by him from the options offered in the authorization form, including using the accounts of third parties services or web resources. By choosing an alternative authorization method, the User agrees that Administration may receive data about the User from third party information resources. The User is obliged to independently ensure the security of access to a third-party resource and control confidentiality of his/her credentials.
5.1. All Accounts / Plans are intended solely for the User and his/her personal, non-commercial use and are not allowed to be leased, subleased, sold, assigned or otherwise transferred to third parties.
5.2. The User is solely responsible for applying necessary security measures for the Account and the confidentiality of data required for authorization and authentication on the Site.
5.3. The User has no right to use the Service to carry out activities:
5.4. It is prohibited to use the Service to violate the security or integrity of any technical network, computer or communication system, software or computing device, including by:
5.5. In addition to the restrictions mentioned above, it is prohibited to use the Service for the purpose of:
5.6. The API has the following restrictions on use:
5.7. The content and structure of the Service are copyrighted. The reproduction of such content or structure, in particular the use of texts, excerpts of text, illustrations or design, requires express prior permission.
5.9. Ignoring notifications or messages from the Administration requiring a response from the User may lead to the suspension or termination of the access to the Service.
5.10. Deleted Accounts cannot be reactivated or restored.
5.11. Nothing contained in this Policy shall be construed as limiting the actions of the Administration or its choice of remedies against any prohibited actions.
6.1. The Service may, at the discretion of the Administration, in a limited manner provide information about Leaks free of charge.
6.2. The right to use the Service free of charge may be limited, suspended or terminated at any time unilaterally without prior notice.
6.3. The User has the right to use the Service on an onerous basis in accordance with the Plans established by the Administration. To exercise such right, the User needs:
6.6. The Administration retains the right to establish any rules and restrictions (technical, legal, organizational or other) on the use of the Service as a whole, or any of its functions, can change them at its own discretion, without prior notice to the Users. In particular, the Administration has the right to prohibit the use of certain logins, as well as establish requirements for the login and password (length, allowed characters, case, etc.). These rules and restrictions may vary across different categories of Users.
6.7. The functions of the Service available under various Plans, their volume or limitations, may be changed unilaterally at the discretion of the Administration without any mandatory prior notice.
6.8. The actual amounts of payments for the Plans are indicated on the Site or can be provided by the Bot at the request of the User. The Administration sets the following Plans:
6.10. The term for granting Users with access to the Service starts upon receipt of the payment until the expiration of the period specified in the description of the Plan. The User agrees that he/she may also be invoiced up to his current balance at any time in order to verify the accuracy of his Account information. The Administration retains the right to deny access to the Service, including limiting the extent of the Service's functions, at any time at its sole discretion, in case of non-payment, delay in payment or inability to charge money from the User when invoicing.
6.11. Access to the Plans provided and paid for in the form of a subscription. The User is considered aware that he/she will be billed on a regular basis, and the fee will be charged automatically using the payment system of the Administration or payment systems of third-party providers using the payment method chosen by the User when invoicing.
6.12. If the Plan does not provide for subscription-based settlement of the licence fee, then after the receipt of payment, access to the Services is provided in the amount and for the period specified in the description of the Plan selected by the User. To extend the period of access to the Services, the User shall, after the expiration of the initial period, make a payment in the amount specified in the description of the Plan of his choice. Access to the Services is granted upon the receipt of payment for the term estimated in days, months or years and specified in the effective description of the Plan selected by the User.
7.1. Since the use of the Services and access to them is intangible and irrevocable in nature, the Administration does not make refunds after the receipt of payment for Plans.
7.2. Refunds are not made for unexpired period of access or unspent number of Leaks requests or, when the User changes the Plan.
7.3. If the User changes the Plan or refuses to use the Services further, the provision of access to the previously paid Plan continues until the expiration of the pre-paid billing period.
1.2. The purpose of this Policy is to ensure adequate protection of information about Users, including their personal data, from unauthorized access and disclosure.
1.3. The collection, storage, distribution and protection of information about Users are governed by this Policy, other official documents of the Administration and the effective legislation of the United Kingdom.
1.4. The Administration has the right to make changes to this Policy. When making changes to the Policy, the Administration notifies the Users about this by posting a new version of the Policy at https://leakcheck.io.
1.5. By using the Service, the User agrees with the terms of this Policy and the processing of personal data in the manner prescribed by this Policy, as well as with the processing of personal data by third parties acting on behalf of the Administration in its legitimate interests.
1.6. If the User disagrees with the terms of this Policy, the User must immediately stop using the Service.
1.7.1 Registered User - the User who created the Account;
1.7.2 User data - technical data, as well as Account data necessary for the User to use the Services on an onerous basis and provide him with access to them, and do not contain information that allows the identification of an individual;
1.7.3 Payment data - personal data of the Registered User, necessary to provide access and use of the Service on a reimbursable basis.
2.1. User data collected from each User includes:
2.1.1. When authorizing on the Site:
2.1.2. When paying for the Plans, the following Payment Data is collected:
2.1.3. When sending requests or contacting the Administration by e-mail:
2.2. The above information received from the User is necessary to perform:
2.2.2. purposes arising from the legitimate interests of the Administration:
2.3. The Administration does not collect or process data of bank cards or accounts of Users. Information about bank cards is collected by the payment system of a third-party service provider specified in clause 4.3. of this Policy.
2.4. To confirm the payment of Plans, the Administration has access through the payment system of a third-party service provider to information about the payment status that does not contain bank card data.
2.5. The collected data can be changed at the request of the User if they are inaccurate or irrelevant after his identification.
2.6. The Administration protects the data provided by the User with reasonable and sufficient security measures against loss or theft, as well as against unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
2.7. When searching for leaks without creating an Account by e-mail address entered by the User in the search form of the Site or in the Bot's request, the specified data is not stored anywhere, their backup copies are not created, etc. Before sending a request on the side of the User's web browser, the SHA256 hash from the entered email address is calculated, truncated to 24 characters, and after that the calculated hash is sent to the server. When creating an Account, the function of checking leaks by email address by creating a SHA256 hash from the entered email address is available when the User selects the relevant option in the Account or sends a relevant request to the Bot.
2.8. The Administration does not store on its servers or those ensuring the operation of the Service, the data specified in the paragraph above entered in the verification form on the Sites or in the Bot's request text. When the User uses the Service, the Administration does not collect or access the requested email addresses, phone numbers, keywords, passwords and domain names requested for verification.
2.10. User and Payment data may be disclosed by virtue of the law or at the inquiries of law enforcement agencies or at the court orders, including to protect the rights of third parties during legal proceedings, administrative procedures, operational search or investigative measures; to protect the rights and interests of other Users; to protect the life and vital interests of other individuals; to ensure the proper level of security of the Service and User data; as well as in order to protect the intellectual property rights, as well as other rights and legitimate interests of the Administration.
2.11. The operator takes technical, organizational and legal measures in order to ensure the protection of the User's personal data from unauthorized or accidental access to them, destruction, modification, blocking, copying, distribution, as well as from other illegal actions.
2.12. The storage of information about Users is carried out in secure databases, access to which is limited to third parties.
2.13. The Administration does not sell, does not transfer any data about Users for a consideration and does not provide access to persons not affiliated with or not in contractual relations with the Administration.
3.1. Whereas the sources of the collection of information about leaks available using the Service do not allow to determine, directly or indirectly, an individual (article 4 (1) General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union 2016/679), the Administration cannot provide information about the set of data in accordance with Art. 15 of the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union.
3.2. Registered Users have the right to withdraw their consent to receive informational messages, notifications about authorization and authentication events on the Sites and about the expiration of the period paid for the Plan, sent to their e-mail address specified by them when creating an Account or via Bot messages. To withdraw consent to receive e-mail or the Bot messages, the User shall perform actions confirming the refusal to receive such messages.
3.3. For e-mail messages, such actions will be considered:
3.3.1. For messages from the Bot, such actions will be considered sending a corresponding request to the Bot.
3.4. Registered Users have the right to demand from the Administration rectification of his personal data, restriction of its processing or erasure in the event, including if the personal data is incomplete, outdated, inaccurate, unlawfully obtained or no longer deemed necessary for the initially stated purpose of processing, as well as take measures provided for by law to protect their rights.
3.6. Registered Users have the right to receive information regarding the processing of their personal data, including:
3.7. The User is entitled to address any personal data protection issues to the Data Protection Authority of his residence.
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