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The personal information that you provide in connection with registering yourself as a member of the Hardware Analysis Community is classified as Registration Information. Registration Information is protected in several ways. Access by you to your Registration Information is available through a password and unique username selected by you. This password is encrypted. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone. Please note that any information you post in the forums or chat room, is available to all persons accessing Hardware Analysis.
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