NGINX for Azure Privacy Statement

Effective Date: May 23rd, 2022
Last Updated: December 8th, 2022


F5 NGINXaaS allows customers to bring their existing NGINX configurations to the cloud. This fully-managed service is integrated with core Azure services, such as Azure Key Vault and Azure Monitor, and supports TLS 1.3, SSO, and JSON web token authentication.

Roles of the Parties

Under the data protection laws of the EU and similar jurisdictions, F5 is a processor of the data about the customer’s users, and the customer is (or acts on behalf of) a controller of such data, to the extent it contains personal data.

Personal Data Collected by the Service

The Service processes data from the browsers and devices of users of the customer’s online properties. 

The Service processes the following data: 

  • IP addresses are read and stored.
  • URLs of requests made by the customer’s users and metadata associated with the requests.

By default, Personal Data processed by the services will be retained for 10 days and then deleted. The customer may choose to transfer the Personal Data to storage controlled by the customer and retain it in accordance with the customer’s data-retention policies.

Processing of the Personal Data

The Personal Data collected on behalf a customer will be logged and retained for review by the customer for 10 days and deleted. The customer may also transfer the Personal Data to their own storage and retain it in accordance with their own policies. F5 will not access the Personal Data that is logged unless requested by the customer.

More Information

To exercise your rights as a Data Subject with respect to the customer data that F5 processes when providing the Service to a customer, please contact that customer. For more information about F5’s privacy practices, please see the F5 Privacy Notice.