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Introduction

SK hynix Inc. (“Company” or “We”) respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy.

This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website https://ssd.skhynix.com (our “Website“) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.

This policy applies to information we may collect:

  • on this Website; and/or
  • in email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this Website.

It does not apply to information collected by:

  • us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by Company or any third party; or
  • any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on the Website.

Children Under the Age of 16

Our Website is not intended for children under 16 years of age. No one under age 16 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect, sell, or share personal information from children under 16. If you are under 16, do not provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child between the age of 13 and 16 without his/her affirmative authorization, we will immediately delete that information in accordance with applicable law. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under the age of 13 without the affirmative authorization of his/her parent or guardian, we will immediately delete that information in accordance with applicable law. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 16, please contact us at [skhynix_ssd@sk.com].

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It

We may collect several types of information from and about users of our Website, including information:

  • by which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, fax number (“personal information“);
  • that is about you but individually does not identify you, such as model number and serial number, the type of trouble or issue with the products that you purchased; and/or
  • about your internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Website, and usage details.

We may collect this information:

  • directly from you when you provide it to us or interact with third parties that support our services, including the third-party customer service platform that manages our “Contact Us” functionality; and/or
  • automatically as you navigate through the Website. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies.

Information You Provide to Us

The information we may collect on or through our Website may include:

  • information that you provide by filling in forms on our Website. This includes information provided at the time of making inquiries regarding our products through our Website; and/or
  • records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses), if you contact us.

Information We May Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies

As you navigate through and interact with our Website, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:

  • details of your visits to our Website, including traffic data, location data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website; and/or
  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.

The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include, among other technologies:

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Website.
  • Web Beacons. Pages of our the Website [and our e-mails] may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit the Company, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or [opened an email] and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).

How We Use Your Information

We use information that we may collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:

  • to present our Website and its contents to you;
  • to provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us;
  • to respond to your inquiries that you send us through our Website;
  • to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for customer services; and/or
  • to comply with and enforce applicable legal requirements.

We do not collect, store, use, or sell your personal information for purposes of marketing or advertising.

Disclosure of Your Information

We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.  Information that has been aggregated or no longer identifies you ceases to be subject to this Privacy Policy.

We may disclose personal information that we may collect or you provide as described in this privacy policy, including:

  • to our subsidiaries and affiliates; and/or
  • to contractors, service providers, and other third parties we use to provide support to our customers and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.

We require the above third parties to use appropriate measures to protect the confidentiality and security of personal information, and they are prohibited from selling your personal information or otherwise retaining, using, or disclosing the information other than for the specific purpose of performing the services specified in the contract.

We may also disclose your personal information:

  • to comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request;
  • to enforce or apply our Terms and Conditions to which you agreed when you purchased our products and enclosed in the box of our products (the “Terms and Conditions”) and to carry out our obligations contained in the Terms and Conditions, including for warranty remedies purpose.

California residents may have additional personal information rights and choices. Please see Your California Privacy Rights for more information.

Your Privacy Choices

Depending on where you live, you may have rights to access, correct, and delete personal information that we have collected about you in accordance with applicable law (e.g., the Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act, the Colorado Privacy Act, the Utah Consumer Privacy act, the Connecticut Data Privacy Act, etc.).  To exercise these rights, please send an email to [skhynix_ssd@sk.com].

Your California Privacy Rights

If you are a California resident, California law may provide you with additional rights regarding our use of your personal information. To learn more about your California privacy rights, visit [Here].

If you are a California resident, you have the right to request that we delete personal information about you that we have collected, subject to certain exclusions under California Civil Code § 1798.105(d).  Further, California Civil Code §§ 1798.83, 1798.110, and 1798.115 permit users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our collection and/or disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes, and to request correction of your information. To make such a request, you or your authorized agent should please send an email to [skhynix_ssd@sk.com]. We may verify your identity in accordance with applicable law, including by seeking details related to your prior interactions with us.
You do not have rights to limit use of sensitive data because we generally do not collect sensitive data pursuant to this privacy, and we would not use any sensitive data you shared with us to make inferences about you.  You do not have rights to opt out of the sale or sharing of your personal information for cross-context behavioral advertising since we do not engage in such activities.

Data Security and Retention

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.

If personal information is collected, we will retain your personal information only for so long as reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by applicable laws.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page with a notice that the privacy policy has been updated on the Website home page. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy each and every time you visit this Website or provide us with your personal information. If we make material changes to how we treat our users’ personal information, we will notify you through a notice on the Website home page. The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Website and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

Contact Information

To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at: [skhynix_ssd@sk.com]

 

 

"Japanese Data Protection Law Addendum Privacy Notice"

Purpose of This Notice

SK hynix Japan Inc. (“we”, “our”, “us”, “the Company”) keeps and processes personal data about customers and business partners (accordingly “you”) at our Company. This notice describes how we collect and use personal data about you, in accordance with the Act on the Protection of Personal Information (APPI) and the relevant laws and regulations.
It is important that you read this notice, together with any other notice we provide on specific occasions when we are collecting or processing personal data about you, so that you are aware of how and why we are using such information and what your rights are under the APPI.

The Kind of Data We Hold About You

The APPI defines “personal data” as information relating to a living individual which falls under any of each following item: (i) information containing a name, date of birth, or other description, etc. (meaning any and all matters stated, recorded or otherwise expressed using voice, movement or other methods in a document, drawing or electromagnetic record whereby a specific individual can be identified (including information that can be readily collated with other information and thereby identify a specific individual)); and (ii) information containing an individual identification code.
We collect, store, and use certain categories of personal data about you, such as: 

  1. Our customers and business partners' personal data
  2. Personal contact details such as name, title, work addresses, work telephone numbers, work fax numbers and work email addresses
  3. Information necessary to manage and administer our relationship with you such as performing transactions and orders of products or services, processing payments, performing accounting, auditing, billing and collection activities, arranging shipments and deliveries, facilitating repairs and providing support services
  4. Information collected from publicly available resources

How We Will Use Data About You

We use personal data for the following purposes:

  1. Purposes of processing our customers and business partners' personal data
  2. Communicating with you about products and services
  3. Responding to your inquiries
  4. Performing marketing campaigns or other promotional activities or events (with your presumed interest, in light of our existing business relationship with you)  -- You can object to our use of your personal data for this purpose at any time.
  5. Planning, performing and managing the (contractual) relationship with you
  6. Ensuring compliance with legal obligations such as record keeping obligations
  7. Solving disputes, enforcing our contractual agreements and establishing and defending legal claims
We can also use your personal data where we need to protect your vital interests (or someone else’s vital interests)

Data Sharing

The Company will not share personal data to a third party without your prior consent, excluding the following cases:

  1. When the Company entrusts all or part of its business operations to agents, affiliates, service providers, etc., within the scope necessary to accomplish the purposes of use stated in "HOW WE WILL USE DATA ABOUT YOU " above.
  2. When required by law
  3. When personal data is necessary for protecting the life, body, property, etc., of an individual, in the case where it is difficult to obtain your consent.
  4. When personal data is particularly necessary for the improvement of public health or for promotion of the sound upbringing of children, in the case where it is difficult to obtain your consent.
  5. When it is necessary to cooperate with a national institution, a local government, or an individual or entity entrusted to execute affairs prescribed by the laws and regulations, in the case where obtaining your consent is likely to impede the conduct of the business operations.
  6. In addition to the above, when justified by law.
  7. When we jointly use your personal data stated in "JOINT USE OF PERSONAL DATA " below.

Joint Use of Personal Data

We will jointly use the personal data as described below;

  1. Personal data subject to joint use: The personal data to be collected as stipulated in " THE KIND OF DATA WE HOLD ABOUT YOU " of this Privacy Notice;
  2. Range of joint users: SK hynix Inc., its subsidiaries, and affiliated companies. Please refer to the following URL [https://www.skhynix.com/company/UI-FR-CP06];
  3. Joint users’ purposes of use: To achieve the purposes stipulated in " HOW WE WILL USE DATA ABOUT YOU "; and
  4. The party responsible for managing the personal data:

SK hynix Japan Inc. (代表者名: 姜 有 鍾)
23F, Shiroyama Trust Tower,4-3-1 Toranomon, Minatoku, Tokyo, Japan (105-6023)

Data Security

We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used or accessed in an unauthorized way, altered or disclosed. In addition, we limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected data security breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a suspected breach where we are legally required to do so.

Rights of Disclosure, Correction, Erasure, And Restriction

Under certain circumstances, to the extent permitted by law you may have the right to:

  1. Request notification of purposes of use
  2. Request disclosure of personal data or records of third party provision.
  3. Request correction and/or deletion of the personal data.
  4. Request erasure or suspension of use
  5. Request suspension of provision to third party

To exercise any of your rights, please contact through "CONTACT DETAILS". We need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right. This is another appropriate security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it.

Contact Details

If you wish to contact the Company regarding your personal data, concerns you have about this Privacy Notice, or exercising your rights, please contact

  1. 23F, Shiroyama Trust Tower,4-3-1 Toranomon, Minatoku, Tokyo, Japan (105-6023)

Telephone Number: +81-3-6403-5500
Fax Number: +81-3-6403-5590

Changes to This Notice

We reserve the right to update this notice at any time without prior notice, and we will notify you when we make any material updates. Date of last update: October, 28, 2022.