Privacy Policy (September 15, 2017)

Note: this Privacy Policy is outdated, its relevant version came into effect on May 25, 2018 and can be found here.

Effective Date: September 15, 2017

In order to provide our service, we capture and store some information about you, and the users uploading material to the service:

  1. IP Addresses
  2. Request Headers
  3. Data entered on our website
  4. Data submitted to our API

We don’t use data from uploaded files for anything, except for:

  1. Detecting its MIME-type
  2. Generating preview on request
  3. Converting or modifying the files on request from Account owner of that file

All data stored by us is only used for internal processing, and never sold or otherwise given away. In addition to that, we use the following third party services which also store data about you:

  1. Amazon Web Services (for data)
  2. Google Analytics, Kissmetrics (for statistics)
  3. Logdna, Rollbar (for logs)

If Account owner will explicitly decline gathering of statistics on “his side” (in browser or mobile device), we will gather only anonymous stats that we are using only to improve the service.

All gathered statistics will be used only by Uploadcare and none of that information will be shared with 3rd parties. We can publish some numbers on our site or blog for marketing purposes.

Uploadcare complies with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Frameworks as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information transferred from the European Union and Switzerland to the United States. Uploadcare has certified to the Department of Commerce that it adheres to the Privacy Shield Principles. If there is any conflict between the terms in this privacy policy and the Privacy Shield Principles, the Privacy Shield Principles shall govern. To learn more about the Privacy Shield program, and to view our certification, please visit For more information, see our Privacy Shield Notice.

Please also feel free to contact us if you have any questions about Uploadcare's Privacy Policy or practices. You may contact us at or at our mailing address below:

Uploadcare, LLC
18401 Collins Ave, Ste. 100-241,
Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160

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