Whisper BackUp & Restore is a tool to help you back up your text messages and call log information to an email account. To function properly it needs to have full access to various types of private data stored on your phone as well as your email account. Your data is accessed and then transferred to a place of your choice, usually your Gmail account.
Whisper BackUp & Restore does not store private data on your phone nor does it send it to any other service except the one defined by you. Your usage data is not shared with anybody, there are no ads, analytics or other type of tracking code embedded in the application. Access to personal information The following personally identifiable information is accessed by Whisper BackUp & Restore: • full name • mobile phone number • email address • emails • contacts (address book) • text messages • call logs • calendar
data.android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE, android.permission.INTERNET, android.permission.READ_CONTACTS, android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE, android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE, android.permission.READ_PROFILE, android.permission.READ_SMS, android.permission.RECEIVE_SMS, android.permission.REQUEST_INSTALL_PACKAGES, android.permission.SEND_SMS, android.permission.WAKE_LOCK, android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE, com.google.android.finsky.permission.BIND_GET_INSTALL_REFERRER_SERVICE
How we protect your Personal Information To help protect the privacy of data and personal information we collect and hold, we maintain physical, technical and administrative safeguards. We update and test our security technology on an ongoing basis. We train our employees about the importance of confidentiality and maintaining the privacy and security of your information. Access to your Personal Information is restricted to employees who need it to provide benefits or services to you. Access to Google DriveOur apps can be configured to automatically upload the backups to your Google Drive account. To facilitate this, Whisper BackUp & Restore will request you to allow it to access your Google Drive account on your behalf. Whisper BackUp & Restore only accesses the xml backup files in the configured folders and only uploads files when a backup is performed (automatic or manual). It can read the files when you View a file within the app or when you restore from a backup. It can delete the files if it is configured to automatically delete older backups or if you manually delete backups from within the app. It does NOT access the files at any other time and never sends the contents of the backups or any other data about the files on Google Drive to the developers or any other third-party.
Access to Gmail Whisper BackUp & Restore can be configured to automatically email the backups using your Gmail account. To facilitate this, the app will request you to allow it to access your Gmail account on your behalf. Whisper BackUp & Restore only uses the access to Gmail to send emails on your behalf and does not use this access for anything else. If you do not want to store your data in Gmail you have also the option to have your text messages uploaded to an IMAP server under your control; see the “Advanced” configuration option for more. Revoking access To revoke Whisper BackUp & Restore access to your data simply delete it and make sure it is no longer linked to your account. Visit “Apps connected to your account” for details. In-App Advertising Whisper BackUp & Restore may display advertisement banners within the apps. Various third-party services are used for displaying these ads. No personally identifiable information is shared with the advertising service providers and you can opt-out of the advertisements from the Settings screen of the apps. Transactional informationIf you decide to make a donation from within the app the following information is automatically transmitted along with the purchase order: • post code • city • country The in-app purchase is handled by Google. Please refer to the Google Payments Privacy Notice for more information about how payment information is processed and stored. Contact us Contact us about your privacy concerns.
Log DataWe want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app we collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.CookiesCookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.Service ProvidersWe may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
WhisperSMS Terms and Conditions
The following are the terms and conditions for use of the WhisperSMS Service ("WhisperSMS Service" or "the Service") by any customer (hereinafter referred to as "the User"). IMPORTANT: In terms of section 11 of the Electronic Communications and Transactions (ECT) Act 25 of 2002 and the common law of contract, these terms and conditions are valid binding and enforceable against all persons that access the WhisperSMS website, web pages or any part thereof. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions you may not use the WhisperSMS website. Reasonable use of the WhisperSMS website shall automatically bound the user to this agreement. This is an agreement between You ("You") and LIBERTYTECHX, operating under the website name WhisperSMS.com (the "Company").