Web Security / Kids Safety for PlayStation Data Collection Disclosure

  • Solution ID:1120038
  • Last Updated:Jun. 05, 2018 12:02 AM (PST)
  • Applies to:Kids Safety + Web Security for PS3 - All;Kids Safety + Web Security for PSP - All;Trend Micro Kids Safety + Web Security for PS4 - All;Trend Micro Web Security for PS3 - All;
  • Data Collection Disclosure | Web Security / Kids Safety for PlayStation

Web Security / Kids Safety for PlayStation include the following modules which may cause the corresponding personal data to be transmitted to Trend Micro.


Detailed information and instruction are provided below for opt-out of the personal data collection by disabling specific modules.

Modules that cannot be disabled are indicated below:


PLAYSTATION 3 / PLAYSTATION PORTABLE / PLAYSTATION VITA

Web Security
DESCRIPTION

Disabling Web Security prevents the mentioned data from being sent to Trend Micro, but severely affects the ability of the product to detect and block malicious URLs.

DATA COLLECTED

IP address
URL
GUID (device unique id)

CONSOLE LOCATION

OPTION 1: [Sign into Trend Micro My Service] > Trend Micro Web Security for PS3™

  • Disable

OPTION 2: Refer to SONY PlayStation manual.

CONSOLE SETTINGS

Kids Safety
DESCRIPTION

Disabling Kids Safety prevents the mentioned data from being sent to Trend Micro, but severely affects the ability of the product block access to restricted URLs.

DATA COLLECTED

IP address
URL
GUID (device unique id)

CONSOLE LOCATION

OPTION 1: [Sign into Trend Micro My Service] > Trend Micro Kids Safety for PS3™

  • Disable

OPTION 2: Refer to SONY PlayStation manual.

CONSOLE SETTINGS

PLAYSTATION 4

Web Security
DESCRIPTION

Disabling Web Security prevents the mentioned data from being sent to Trend Micro, but severely affects the ability of the product to detect and block malicious URLs.

DATA COLLECTED

IP address
URL
GUID (device unique id)

CONSOLE LOCATION [Launch browser] > Options > Settings > Web Filter > Trend Micro for PlayStation 4 Settings > Trend Micro Web Security for PlayStation 4
CONSOLE SETTINGS

Kids Safety
DESCRIPTION

Disabling Kids Safety prevents the mentioned data from being sent to Trend Micro, but severely affects the ability of the product block access to restricted URLs.

DATA COLLECTED

IP address
URL
GUID (device unique id)

CONSOLE LOCATION [Launch browser] > Options > Settings > Web Filter > Trend Micro for PlayStation 4 Settings > Trend Micro Kids Safety for PlayStation 4
CONSOLE SETTINGS