Use of Information
Alleghany collects certain information about our on—line visitors. Information is collected to track the total number of guests visiting our website and to help us improve the website. The information we monitor includes the browser type and operating system being used by visitors; areas of the website visited; date and time of access; host or service—provider information; and identification of the referring website. This information is used exclusively for our internal purposes.
Our Use Of "Cookies"
Alleghany may place an electronic "cookie" in the browser files of a visitor's computer. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual's computer hard drive for record—keeping purposes. Cookies themselves do not enable us to access any personal information about a visitor; however, they do allow us to analyze visitors' use of the website, so we can improve the usefulness of the website.
The Internet is not a secure medium, and Alleghany cannot guarantee the privacy of communication over the Internet, nor assume any responsibility for any harm sustained by the sending of personal or confidential information over the Internet.