Security and privacy protection is one of the most important point of Karabiner-Elements architecture design.
Of course, Karabiner-Elements does not collect any your input data, your configuration data, your usage statistics.
Data being collected
The only data we are collecting is Karabiner-Elements version information.
We use the data only for checking updates, and we do not share these data to others.
How we receive the data
The version information will be sent in order to check updates when automatic update is enabled, or when you press the update button manually.
The URL to send the version information are as follows:
appcast.pqrs.org receives the version information like follows:
22.214.171.124 - - [13/Feb/2021:18:37:14 +0900] "GET /karabiner-elements-appcast.xml HTTP/2.0" 200 2389 "-" "Karabiner-Elements/13.3.0 Sparkle/1.24.0" "-"
126.96.36.199 - - [13/Feb/2021:19:26:15 +0900] "GET /karabiner-elements-appcast-devel.xml HTTP/2.0" 200 740 "-" "Karabiner-Elements/13.3.0 Sparkle/1.24.0" "-"
The received data contains:
|Access source IP address||188.8.131.52|
|Access time||13/Feb/2021:18:37:14 +0900|
|Karabiner-Elements version||Karabiner-Elements/13.3.0 Sparkle/1.24.0|