Privacy and security

The privacy of the users and the safety and integrity of the data are essential for Popdat.


  • Your Popdat is exclusively accessible for its members which you can find in the members list. Popdat only uses your data for the purpose of communicating with other members and the achievement of common goals with the other members.
  • If a discussion or survey is not anonymous or if your location is plotted you will always get a notice in advance.
  • You can always check who is the organiser of a survey or discussion.
  • If there is any breach of data you will be notified immediately.
  • Popdat is under survey of the Dutch Data Protection Authority.


  • Popdat uses Secure Socket Layer to connect with the internet.
  • Popdat passwords are only known by the users themselves.
  • There is independent board for surveying security.
  • We host data securely, encrypted and spread over servers in countries with high data privacy protection.


  • Manipulation of computers is a threat that is always possible. Be aware of this risk.
  • Popdat make his code available to its customers.
  • Other parties are actively invited to inspect the security on all aspects of Popdat.
  • All data storage has a daily back-up.
  • Server uptime is 99,95%.