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Privacy Notice

This site is owned and operated by Scientific Applications & Research Associates, Inc. Hereafter refered to as SARA. Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. At SARA, we want to make your experience online satisfying and safe.

This Privacy Notice provides important information about your privacy in connection with your use of SARA websites. Please review it carefully. Your continued use of this website constitutes your agreement with this Privacy Notice and any subsequent updates.

Our Commitment to Privacy

At SARA your privacy is important to us. We are committed to complying with all applicable federal, state, local, and International privacy laws and regulations. We strive to provide an environment in which our employees, customers, stockholders, and partners trust us to handle personal information responsibly. We provide this privacy notice as part of our commitment to privacy by describing what personal information we collect, how we use it, how we protect it, and with whom we share it.

Scope of This Notice

This notice applies to all visitors to our corporate website and affiliated websites sponsored SARA To make this notice easy to find, we make it available in the footer of every web page where it applies. Employees and others with access to the SARA internal Intranet should note that this privacy notice will apply if linked directly from there; otherwise, our internal privacy policies will apply as defined in the Employee Handbook.

What Information We Collect and How We Use It

While visiting our website you may be asked to voluntarily provide personal information in order to accomplish the purpose of your visit. For example, if you are exploring career opportunities you may be asked to provide your email address, residence, education, work experience, and other personal information typically found on a resume. If you are a supplier you may be asked to identify the financial institution you use and provide account numbers. Also, you will be asked to provide your email address to subscribe to our Investor Relations email distribution list. The specific information that you may choose to provide will depend on the nature of the transaction to be completed and is always voluntary.

How We Protect Your Information

We use reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information you provide to us against loss, misuse, or unauthorized access. All personal information that we collect is protected using industry standard computer security and industrial security practices.

Cookies and Other Website Technical Considerations

Our website uses modern web application methods that result in the automatic collection and storage of certain data that some may consider to be personal or personally identifiable information. This includes your Internet Protocol or IP addresses, type of browser that you use, and other technical data about your computing environment. This information is stored in server logs that we maintain and review for the purpose of improving and supporting the secure operation of our website. We may use "cookies" on our website to enhance the experience of our visitors, such as retaining user preferences between sessions. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your compute Cookies cannot be used to deliver viruses to your computer, they are uniquely assigned to you, and our cookies can only be read by our web servers. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies or, if you prefer, you can modify your web browser settings to decline all cookies or selectively decline cookies as they are offered. Our website may contain links to other websites. You should carefully review the privacy notices and practices of other websites, as we cannot control or be responsible for the privacy practices of sites not affiliated with SARA.

With Whom We Share Your Information

Information collected from you by SARA will not be shared with third parties for purposes other than in support of SARA's operations and as necessary to facilitate the purpose for which you provided it. In some cases we may share the information with service providers retained by SARA to provide services on its behalf. These providers will use your information only to accomplish the task for which they have been retained. Scientific Applications and Research Associates, Incorporated (SARA) is a United States corporation with operations or clients in other countries. From whatever place you provide information to this website, you should expect that it will be processed and viewed in the United States. Your use of this website constitutes your consent for any cross border data transfer resulting from such use. Your information may also be shared under the following circumstances (i) if we are required to do so by law enforcement authorities or government agencies, and (ii) in connection with investigations or other efforts to prevent illegal activities or pertaining to public safety.

Children's Privacy

SARA's websites are not designed with the intent to attract the collection of information from children under the age of 13. We ask that children under the age of 13 not submit any personal information to us while viewing our website.

Updates to This Privacy Notice and to Your Information

We may update this Privacy Notice periodically without prior notice to reflect changes in our practice. Updates will be dated and posted on our corporate website. If you volunteered personal information to SARA. Inc. and would like to update it, please visit the portion of this site where you submitted the information and follow the directions there to submit any changes.

How to Contact us

If you have questions relating to this Privacy Notice, or for any questions you might have about our privacy practices, please contact SARA at privacy@sara.com.

Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we feel you should fully understand the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it.

INFORMATION SARA GATHERS AND TRACKS

SARA gathers two types of information about users:

  • Information that users provide through optional, voluntary submissions. These include responses to employment advertisings as well as queries regarding our products and services. Such information will be used in support of SARA business and not shared with any external organizations.
  • Information SARA gathers through aggregated tracking information derived mainly by tallying page views throughout our sites. This information allows us to better tailor our content to readers' needs and to help our advertisers and sponsors better understand the demographics of our audience.

COOKIES

This web-site does not send any “Cookies” to the visitor’s computer.

YOUR CONSENT

By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of collected information by SARA. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.