The Cisco Online Privacy Statement and this summary apply to Cisco’s websites and our affiliates’ websites that link to the Statement.
Cisco respects and is committed to protecting personal information. Our Privacy Statement reflects current global principles and standards on handling personal information – transparency, fairness, and accountability. Below are some of the highlights of the Cisco Online Privacy Statement. Note, more specific information on how Cisco processes personal information may be found in Privacy Data Sheets, offer descriptions, or other notices provided prior to or at the time of data collection.
Below are some of the highlights of the Cisco Online Privacy Statement. Note, more specific information on how Cisco processes Personal Information may be found in privacy data sheets and maps, offer descriptions, or other notices provided in association or prior to or at the time of data collection.
As a global organization, Cisco Systems, Inc. and other Cisco Group Companies, as well their respective business partners and suppliers, operate in countries located all around the world. Your personal data may be transferred to or accessed from those countries, some of which may have data protection laws that are not as protective of Personal Information. In those situations, we implement additional safeguards to protect your Personal Information. For example, we enter into data protection agreements with our suppliers requiring them to adhere to a minimum standard for protecting your Personal Information. We have also implemented the following safeguards:
Cisco is certified under the APEC Cross Border Privacy Rules system and Privacy Recognition for Processors regarding personal data handling and transfers to/from the APEC member economies. For more information on the scope of our participation, or to submit a privacy inquiry through BBB National Programs, our Accountability Agent, please click on the official seal below:
Cisco’s Binding Corporate Rules – Controller (BCR-C) provide that transfers made by Cisco as a controller worldwide of European Personal Information benefit from additional safeguards.
Cisco is also certified and adheres to the EU-US and Swiss-US Privacy Shield frameworks as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and processing of personal data from the EU/EEA, the UK, and Switzerland.
Cisco may also use the EU Standard Contractual Clauses to provide additional safeguards for Personal Information collected from the European Economic Area, the United Kingdom, and Switzerland.
Last updated: July 1, 2022