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How to Clear your History on Shift

We take privacy and security seriously at Shift. In fact, it is our number one priority. Most of your data is stored locally on your computer, this includes your browser history, cache, logs, session storage, cookies, etc. The small amount of information we send from the client to our servers is hosted using AWS (Am…

How is data transferred & what encryption protocols are in place?

Here at Shift, we take privacy and security very seriously and hold very high standards for our customers’ well being. All communication with the server is done over HTTPS/SSL. Strict security groups and access credentials are needed to access the data once stored. _For more information on Shift's privacy policy pl…

Where is my data hosted?

Here at Shift, we take privacy and security very seriously and hold very high standards for our customers’ well being. Most of your data is stored locally on your computer. The small amount of information we send from the client to our servers is hosted using AWS (Amazon Web Services) Cloud Servers in the western Un…

Shift has been verified by Google

In October of last year, Google [announced new guidelines ][1]for its Gmail API. Applications accessing data via that API had to be verified by Google to ensure compliance with their new privacy and security requirements. Shift uses the Gmail API for authentication, unified search, navigation, and notifications. Many…

Who has access to my data?

Of the data that is stored on the Shift servers, only a small number of individuals that work at Shift with security clearance as able to view it. This data includes, extensively, your name and your primary email account. Shift employees **_cannot/are unable to view_** any email content, passwords, calendar informat…

Privacy Permissions in Shift

Here at Shift HQ, we take privacy and security very seriously. Knowing that Shift requires a lot of permissions to run smoothly on your desktop, we put privacy and security at the forefront of our priorities. Shift asks for permissions in order to ensure a high level of functionality. These permissions let Shift perf…

Your privacy and security within Shift

Here at Shift, your privacy and security are our number one priority. Google has also recently published a blog post to explain in more detail how your information is protected within Gmail [here][1]. ### Who can see my personal data To ensure that you are 100% protected while you are using Shift, we use the indust…

Keeping your Information Safe

Your security and privacy are our top priority here at Shift. Shift uses the standard OAuth authorization protocol to ensure your private information is 100% secure while you are using Shift. Shift follows the OAuth protocol exactly as it was intended. OAuth authorizes Shift (locally) to access your emails and downloa…

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