The US Coast Guard and Govolution LLC, the provider of the design, electronic shopping cart, and hosting service for the US Coast Guard on-line storefront, recognize the importance of privacy and security regarding the information you send us over the Internet. Security is one of our highest priorities and we have devoted a great deal of effort to ensure that our on-line security measures help to safeguard your information.
The US Coast Guard web site, is registered with site identification authorities to enable your browser to confirm the site identity before any transmission is sent. With this technology, the identity of our site is automatically confirmed behind the scenes prior to the transmission of any customer information requested to complete an on-line order.
If you are using a security-enabled browser (such as Netscape Navigator version 2.0 or greater, or Microsoft Internet Explorer version 2.1 or greater), the information you send us regarding your purchase is encrypted, making it extremely difficult to read even if it is wrongly intercepted.
Govolution utilizes industry-standard Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to allow for the 128-bit encryption of:
Potentially sensitive information such as your name and address
Critically sensitive information like your credit card number
If you are uncomfortable with submitting your personal information via the Internet for any reason, please feel free to use the other ordering options.