We take the protection of your data very seriously and will employ appropriate organizational and technical data protection and security measures and procedures – including internal audit, external audit, training of staff and contractors on privacy and reporting to our audit and data governance steering committees and regulatory authorities – to safeguard your data from any unauthorized disclosure or processing.
stc always maintain the privacy and confidentiality of all personal data collected. Such data may only be disclosed or shared when approved and required by law, or when we believe that such action is necessary or desirable to provide products and services, or technical support and according to Why We Collect and Use Your Personal Data section.
We will not use any of your personal data for commercial purposes or share with any third party outside stc or partner companies without your permission unless it is collected without identifiers on an aggregated basis for analytical purposes, studies, reports with adherence to personal data protection acts and regulations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Except for cases of extreme necessity to preserve the life or health of an individual, their vital interests or to prevent, examine or treat an infection, stc may not transfer personal data outside the Kingdom or disclose it to a party outside the Kingdom, unless this is in implementation of an obligation under a convention to which the Kingdom is a party, or to serve the interests of the Kingdom.
Therefore, stc will not disclose your personal data without your consent except under the following circumstances where the entity requesting disclosure is a public entity and in which case the data will be shared in strict accordance with the controls and procedures set out in the Personal Data Protection Law of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia:
- for security purposes
- to implement another law
- to meet judicial requirements
- to protect public health or safety
- to protect the life or health of a particular individual(s).