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Embedding modules of other companies

LINE has embedded the modules of other companies in the LINE smartphone app to measure the effectiveness of advertising (for the purpose of making payments to advertising agencies for advertisements of this service displayed in media of other companies), and to analyze how the service and ads have been used. The following are the modules embedded in the LINE app.


 【LINE】
・Google AdWords iOS App conversion tracking
App: LINE 3.2.1 ~ 3.6.1,3.7.0 ~4.6.1 for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising identifier  
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・inMobi SDK for Android
App: LINE 3.7.0 ~4.6.1 for Android
Company: InMobi Pte Ltd,
Types of data to be acquired: Hashed-Android device ID
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・inMobi SDK for iOS
App: LINE 3.7.0 ~4.6.1 for iOS
Company: InMobi Pte Ltd,
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising identifier
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・AdPOPcornTracerSDK
App: LINE 3.8.3 ~4.6.1 for Android
Company: IGAWorks Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Puid
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・AD-X SDK for Android
App: LINE 4.4.0 ~ 4.5.4 for Android
Company: Criteo
Types of data to be acquired: Referrer, Android ID, IMEI, IP address, carrier information, Mac address
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・AD-X SDK for Android
App: LINE 4.6.0 ~ 5.4.1 for Android
Company: Criteo
Types of data to be acquired: Referrer, Android ID, IP address, carrier information, device information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・AD-X SDK for iOS
App: LINE 4.4.0 ~ 5.4.0 for iOS
Company: Criteo
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising identifier
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・Google IMA SDK for Android 
App: LINE 7.10.1 〜 for Android
Company: Google Inc. 
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising ID
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・Google IMA SDK for iOS 
App: LINE 7.10.1 〜 for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising identifier
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase iOS SDK
App:LINE 9.6.5~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired:https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No
 
・firebase Android SDK
App:LINE 9.6.0~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired:https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・NRI SDK for iOS
App: 11.15 ~ for iOS
Company: Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
Types of data to be acquired: NFCTag or intent, entered PIN, category of information to return, data to be signed electronically and its data type, Individual Number, four basic elements of personal information (i.e. name, address, date of birth, and gender)
Purpose of use: To scan Individual Number Cards and to use Japanese Public Key Infrastructure
Provision to third parties: No

・NRI SDK for Android
App: 11.15 ~ for Android
Company: Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
Types of data to be acquired: NFCTag or intent, entered PIN, category of information to return, data to be signed electronically and its data type, Individual Number, four basic elements of personal information (i.e. name, address, date of birth, and gender)
Purpose of use: To scan Individual Number Cards and to use Japanese Public Key Infrastructure
Provision to third parties: No

【LINE Sticker Maker (LINE Creators Studio)】
・adjust iOS SDK
App: LINE Creators Studio 1.2.4~3.1.0 for iOS
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・adjust Android SDK
App: LINE Creators Studio 1.2.3~3.1.0 for Android
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information 
Purpose of use: To create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・Google Analytics iOS SDK
App: LINE Creators Studio 1.0.0~2.8.0 for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://policies.google.com/privacy/google-partners?gl=JP&hl=ja
Purpose of use: To analyze how the service and ads have been used
Provision to third parties: No

・Google Analytics Android SDK
App: LINE Creators Studio 1.0.0~2.8.0 for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://policies.google.com/privacy/google-partners?gl=JP&hl=ja
Purpose of use: To analyze how the service and ads have been used
Provision to third parties: No

・Firebase iOS SDK
App:LINE Creators Studio 2.9.0~4.2.0 for iOS
          LINE Sticker Maker 5.0.0~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To analyze how the service and ads have been used
Provision to third parties: No

・Firebase Android SDK
App:LINE Creators Studio 2.9.0~4.2.0 for Android/
          LINE Sticker Maker 5.0.0~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To analyze how the service and ads have been used
Provision to third parties: No

・Google ML Kit iOS SDK
App:LINE Creators Studio 3.5.0〜4.2.0 for iOS
          LINE Sticker Maker 5.0.0〜 for iOS
Company:Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired:https://developers.google.com/ml-kit/terms (All APIs)
Purpose of use:To detect faces in an image uploaded by a user
Provision to third parties: No

・Google ML Kit Android SDK
App:LINE Sticker Maker 5.2.0~ for Android
Company:Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired:https://developers.google.com/ml-kit/terms (All APIs)
Purpose of use:To detect faces in an image uploaded by a user
Provision to third parties: No

【LINE PLAY】
・Adjust SDK for iOS
App: LINE PLAY 6.9.3.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: country information, device information, IP address, language information, OS version, User-Agent, IDFV, App install information, resource patch, login information, avatar creation information, attendance information, purchase information, VIP level information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

 ・Adjust SDK for Android 
App: LINE PLAY 6.9.3.0 ~ for Android
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: country information, device information, IP address, language information, OS version, User-Agent, Advertising ID, Android ID, App install information, resource patch, login information, avatar creation information, attendance information, purchase information, VIP level information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・Facebook SDK for iOS
App: LINE PLAY 3.2.0〜for iOS
Company: Meta Platforms, Inc. 
Types of data to be acquired: Valid log, purchase information, advertising identifiers, App install information, resource patch, login information, avatar creation information, attendance information
Purpose of use: Authentication key
Provision to third parties: No

・Facebook SDK for Android 4
App: LINE PLAY 3.2.0〜for Android
Company: Meta Platforms, Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Valid log, purchase information, advertising ID, App install information, resource patch, login information, avatar creation information, attendance information
Purpose of use: Authentication key
Provision to third parties: No

・YConnect SDK for iOS
App: LINE PLAY 4.4.0〜for iOS
Company: Yahoo Japan Corporation
Types of data to be acquired: Authentication key
Purpose of use: Login authentication
Provision to third parties: No

・YConnect SDK for Android
App: LINE PLAY 4.4.0〜for Android
Company: Yahoo Japan Corporation
Types of data to be acquired: Authentication key
Purpose of use: Login authentication
Provision to third parties: No

・TwitterKit SDK for iOS
App: LINE PLAY 3.2.2〜for iOS
Company: Twitter,Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Authentication key
Purpose of use: For SNS login authentication and posting content
Provision to third parties: No

・Twitter4J for Android
App: LINE PLAY 2.6.0〜for Android
Company: Twitter,Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Authentication key
Purpose of use: For SNS login authentication and posting content
Provision to third parties: No

・Vungle SDK for iOS
App: LINE PLAY 5.7.0〜for iOS
Company: Vungle Inc
Types of data to be acquired: Valid log, device information, network information, IP address, Vungle SDK version, advertising identifier, activity information of the app, published, Information about ads clicked on
Purpose of use: To measure effectiveness of advertising, set up serve ads, prevent fraud, and improve service quality
Provision to third parties: No

・Vungle SDK for Android
App: LINE PLAY 5.7.0〜for Android
Company: Vungle Inc
Types of data to be acquired: Valid log, device information, network information, IP address, Vungle SDK version, Advertising ID , activity information of the app, published, Information about ads clicked on
Purpose of use: To measure effectiveness of advertising, set up serve ads, prevent fraud, and improve service quality
Provision to third parties: No

【LINE Camera/aillis】
・Google Analytics iOS SDK 
App: LINE Camera/aillis 10.0.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/
Purpose of use: To analyze how the service and ads have been used 
Provision to third parties: No

・Google Analytics Android SDK
App: LINE Camera/aillis 10.0.0 ~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/
Purpose of use: To analyze how the service and ads have been used 
Provision to third parties: No

・Facebook SDK for iOS
App: LINE Camera 11.1.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Meta Platforms, Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Terminal identification information, device information, OS version, IP address, carrier information, time details
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals 
Provision to third parties: No

・Facebook SDK for Android
App: LINE Camera 11.1.0 ~ for Android
Company: Meta Platforms, Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Terminal identification information, device information, OS version, IP address, carrier information, time details 
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals 
Provision to third parties: No
 
【LINE Fortune】
・firebase iOS SDK
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase Android SDK
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・adjust iOS SDK
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising Identifier, IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・adjust Android SDK
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising Identifier, IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・Google Mobile Ads SDK for iOS(Admob)
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・Google Mobile Ads SDK for Android(Admob)
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: https://firebase.google.com/policies/analytics/?hl=ja
Purpose of use:To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and To measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・Facebook SDK for iOS
Company: Meta Platforms, Inc. 
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising Identifier, purchase information, login information, App install information, terminal identification information, device information, OS version, IP address, carrier information, time details
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: Yes

・Facebook SDK for Android
Company: Meta Platforms, Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising Identifier, purchase information, login information, App install information, terminal identification information, device information, OS version, IP address, carrier information, time details
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: Yes

・AppLovin iOS SDK
Company: AppLovin Corporation
Types of data to be acquired: Referrer, Advertising Identifier, IP address, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information, purchase information, login information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・AppLovin Android SDK
Company: AppLovin Corporation
Types of data to be acquired: Referrer, advertising ID, IP address, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information, purchase information, login information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・Unity ads iOS SDK
Company: Unity Technologies
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising Identifier, IP address, device information, number of times user has seen an ad, number of installations via advertising
Purpose of use: To optimize advertising
Provision to third parties: Yes

・Unity ads Android SDK
Company: Unity Technologies
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising Identifier, IP address, device information, number of times user has seen an ad, number of installations via advertising
Purpose of use: To optimize advertising
Provision to third parties: Yes


【LINE LIVE】
・Google IMA SDK for Android 
App: LINE LIVE 2.8.0 〜 for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising ID
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・Google IMA SDK for iOS 
App: LINE LIVE 2.8.0 〜 for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Advertising ID
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・adjust iOS SDK
App: LINE LIVE 3.15.0~ for iOS
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information, Internal identifier, duration seconds
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No
 
・adjust Android SDK
App: LINE LIVE 3.15.0~ for Android
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information, Internal identifier, duration seconds
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

【LINE BLOG】
・TUNE iOS SDK
App: LINE BLOG 1.0.0 ~ for iOS
Company: TUNE, Inc
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, OS version, device information, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No
 
・TUNE Android SDK
App: LINE BLOG 1.0.0 ~ for Android
Company: TUNE, Inc
Types of data to be acquired: Referrer, Android ID, IP address, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising 
Provision to third parties: No
 
・firebase iOS SDK
App: LINE BLOG 1.0.0~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and to measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No
 
・firebase Android SDK
App: LINE BLOG 1.0.0~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and to measure the effectiveness of advertising 
Provision to third parties: No

【Fanwiki】
・firebase SDK for Android 
App: Fanwiki 1.0.0 ~ for Android 
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase SDK for iOS
App: Fanwiki 1.0.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

【LINE CLOVA】
・firebase SDK for iOS
App: LINE CLOVA 2.0.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.  
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and to measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase SDK for Android
App: LINE CLOVA 2.0.0 ~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To improve advertising effectiveness without identifying individuals and to measure the effectiveness of advertising
Provision to third parties: No

【LINE Official Account】
・firebase SDK for iOS
App: LINE Official Account v2.0.0~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Crash Traces, data performance, usage situation of each function and Information at the URL below
https://firebase.google.com/support/privacy
Purpose of use: To create statistical data without identifying individuals 
Provision to third parties: No 

・firebase SDK for Android
App: LINE Official Account v2.0.0~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: Crash Traces, data performance, usage situation of each function and Information at the URL below
https://firebase.google.com/support/privacy
Purpose of use: To create statistical data without identifying individuals 
Provision to third parties: No

【VVID】
・adjust SDK for Android 
App: VVID 1.0.0 ~ for Android
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・adjust SDK for iOS 
App: VVID 1.0.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Adjust GmbH,Adjust Inc.and AdjustKK
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase SDK for Android 
App: VVID 1.0.0 ~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase SDK for iOS 
App: VVID 1.0.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising and create statistical data without identifying individuals
Provision to third parties: No

【CLOVA Note】
・AppsFlyer SDK for iOS
App: CLOVA Note 1.7.0 ~ for iOS
Company: AppsFlyer Ltd.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising 
Provision to third parties: No

・AppsFlyer SDK for Android
App: CLOVA Note 1.7.0 ~ for Android
Company: AppsFlyer Ltd.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use: To measure the effectiveness of advertising 
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase SDK for iOS
App: CLOVA Note 1.7.0 ~ for iOS
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use:  To analyze how the service and ads have been used  
Provision to third parties: No

・firebase SDK for Android
App: CLOVA Note 1.7.0 ~ for Android
Company: Google Inc.
Types of data to be acquired: IP address, terminal identification information, OS version, device information, referrer, country information, language information, carrier information
Purpose of use:  To analyze how the service and ads have been used  
Provision to third parties: No