This data protection explanation clears you about the kind, the extent and the purpose of the processing of personal data (in the following briefly „data“) within the scope of the performance of our achievements as well as within our on-line offer and the web pages linked with him, functions and contents as well as external on-line presences, as for example our Social media Profiles on (in the following together called as „an on-line offer“). In view of the used concepts, as for example „processing“ or „person responsible“ we refer to the definitions in the article. 4 of the data protection reason order (DSGVO).
Sales tax-identification number according to §27 a sales tax law: DE300256397
Platform of the EU commission to the on-line quarrel settlement: https://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr
We are neither obliged to the participation in a quarrel settlement procedure before a consumer arbitration place nor ready.
Kinds of the processed data
– Continuance data (e.g., personal master data, names or addresses).
– Contact data (e.g., e-mail, phone numbers).
– Contents data (e.g., text inputs, photographs, videos).
– Data of utilisation (e.g., visited web pages, interest in contents, access times).
– Meta and communication data (e.g., device information, IP addresses).
Categories of affected people
(In the following we call visitor and user of the on-line offer the affected people, to sum up, also „user“).
Purpose of the processing
– Provision of the on-line offer, his functions and contents.
– Answer of contact inquiries and communication with users.
– Safety measures.
– Reach measurement / marketing
„Personal data“ are all information which refers to an identified or identifiable natural person (in the following „affected person“); as identifiable a natural person is looked, directly or indirectly, in particular by means of allocation to a call sign like a name, to an identity number, to location data, to an on-line call sign (e.g., Cookie) or to one or several special signs can be identified which are an expression of the physical, physiological, genetic, psychic, economic, cultural or social identity of this natural person.
„Processing“ is everybody with or without help of automated procedures an explained process or every such process row in connection with personal data. The concept reaches far and encloses practically every contact with data.
„Pseudonymisierung“ the processing of personal data in a manner that the personal data without Hinzuziehung of additional information any more cannot be assigned to a specific affected person, provided that this additional information is kept separately and is defeated by technical and organizational measures which guarantee that the personal data are not assigned to an identified or identifiable natural person.
„Profiling“ every kind of the automated processing of personal data which consists in the fact that these personal data are used, around certain personal aspects which refer to a natural person, to value, in particular to analyse aspects with regard to efficiency, economic situation, health, personal predilections, interests, reliability, behaviour, place of residence or change of location of this natural person or to predict.
The natural or legal entity, authority, equipment or other place which decides alone or together with others on the purposes and means of the processing of personal data is called „person responsible“.
„Order manufacturer“ a natural or legal entity, authority, equipment or other place which processes personal data by order of the person responsible.
Decisive legal argument situations
In accordance with the article. 13 DSGVO we inform you of the legal argument situations of our data processing. Is valid for user from the area of application of the data protection reason order (DSGVO), i.e. of the EU and the EEC, provided that the legal basis is not called in the data protection explanation, follower:
The legal basis for the Einholung of approvals is article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. an and article. 7 DSGVO;
The legal basis for the processing to the fulfilment of our achievements and realisation of contractual measures as well as answer of inquiries is article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. B DSGVO;
The legal basis for the processing to the fulfilment of our juridical obligations is article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. C DSGVO;
For the case that vital interests of the affected person or another natural person require a processing of personal data serves article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. d DSGVO as a legal basis.
The legal basis for the necessary processing for the perception of a job which lies in the public interest or occurs in exercise of public power which was transferred to the person responsible is article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. e DSGVO.
The legal basis for the processing for the protection of our legitimate interests is article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. and the following DSGVO.
The processing of data for other purposes than those for which they became ehoben determines 6 paragraphs 4 DSGVO to themselves after the default of the kind.
The processing of special categories of data (accordingly article. 9 paragraphs 1 DSGVO) determines itself after the default of the article. 9 paragraphs 2 DSGVO.
We meet in accordance with the legal Vorgabenunter consideration of the state of the technology, the implementing costs and the kind, the extent, the circumstances and the purposes of the processing as well as the different entry likelyhood and gravity of the risk to the rights and freedoms of natural people, suitable technical and organizational measures to guarantee a level of protection adequate to the risk.
To the measures belong in particular the protection of the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data by control of the physical access to the data, as well as the access concerning them, the input, passing on, the protection of the availability and her separation. Besides we have furnished procedures which guarantee a perception of affected person’s rights, deletion of data and reaction to danger of the data. Further we consider the protection of personal data already by the development, or choice of hardware, software as well as procedure, according to the principle of the data protection by technology creation and by pre-settings friendly to data protection.
Cooperation with order manufacturers, together persons responsible and third
Provided that we reveal data towards other people and enterprises (order manufacturers, together persons responsible or third) within the scope of our processing, transmit them to this or grant to them, otherwise, access to the data, this occurs only on basis of a legal permission (e.g., if a transmission of the data into three parts, is necessary like to payment service provider, to the contract fulfilment), users have agreed, a juridical obligation this intends or on basis of our legitimate interests (e.g., by the application of representatives, Webhostern, etc.).
Provided that we reveal data to other enterprises of our enterprise group, transmit or, otherwise, to them grant the access, this occurs in particular for administrative purposes as a legitimate interest and darüberhinausgehend on a basis corresponding to the legal default.
Transmissions in third countries
Provided that we process data in a third country (i.e. beyond the European Union (EU), the European economic area (EEA) or the Swiss confederation) or this within the scope of the claim of services of third or disclosure, or transmission of data happens to other people or enterprises, this occurs only if it happens to the fulfilment of ours (before) contractual duties, on basis of your approval, on account of a juridical obligation or on basis of our legitimate interests. Provisory of legal or contractual permissions, we process or let the data in a third country only by the presentation of the legal conditions. I.e. the processing occurs, e.g., on basis of special guarantees, how of the officially approved statement one of the EU to suitable data protection levels (e.g. for the USA by „Privacy Shield“) or attention of officially approved more especially contractual obligations.
Rights of the affected people
They have the right to require a confirmation about whether concerning data are processed and on information about these data as well as on further information and copy of the data according to the legal default.
They have accordingly. to the legal default the right to require the complement of the data concerning you or the correction of the wrong data concerning you.
They have to require in accordance with the legal default the right that concerning data are immediately extinguished or to require a restriction of the processing of the data alternatively in accordance with the legal default.
They have to require the right, that the data concerning you which you have provided to us in accordance with the legal default to receive and to demand transmission to other persons responsible.
They have further in accordance with the legal default the right to lodge a complaint at the responsible supervisory authority.
They have the right to revoke given approvals with effect for the future.
They can contradict the future processing of the data concerning you in accordance with the legal default any time. The contradiction can occur in particular against the processing for the purposes of the direct advertising.
Cookies and contradiction right with direct advertising
The small files which are stored on calculators of the users are called „Cookies“. Within the Cookies different information can be stored. A Cookie serves primarily for it which is stored information to a user (or the device on him the Cookie) during or also after his visit within an on-line offer to store. As temporary Cookies, or„ Session-Cookies „or“ transient Cookies“, Cookies are called which are extinguished, after a user leaves an on-line offer and closes his browser. In such a Cookie, e.g., the contents of a goods basket can be stored in an on-line shop or a Login status. As „permanent or „persistent“ Cookies which remain stored also after closing the browser are called. Thus, e.g., the Login status can be stored if the users visit this after several days. Also the interests of the users which are used for reach measurement or marketing purposes can be stored in such a Cookie. „Third-Party-Cookie“ are called Cookies which are offered by other suppliers than the person responsible who pursues the on-line offer (otherwise if these only his Cookies are one speaks of „First-Party Cookies“).
We can use temporary and permanent Cookies and clear up over here within the scope of our data protection explanation.
If the users did not want that Cookies on her calculator are stored, they are asked to deactivate the suitable option in the system settings of her browser. Stored Cookies can be extinguished in the system settings of the browser. The exclusion of Cookies can lead to functional restrictions of this on-line offer.
A general contradiction against the application for the purposes of the on-line marketing used Cookies can be explained with a huge number of the services, above all in the case of the Trackings, about the US-American side http://www.aboutads.info / choices/or the EU page http://www.youronlinechoices.com/. Besides the storage can be reached from Cookies by means of their disconnection in the settings of the browser. Please, note that then if necessary not all functions of this on-line offer can be used.
Deletion of data
The data processed by us are extinguished in accordance with the legal default or are limited in her processing. Provided that given within the scope of this data protection explanation expressly, the data stored by us are not extinguished, as soon as they are not necessary for her purpose any more and stand in the way of the deletion no legal safekeeping duties.
Provided that the data are not extinguished because they are necessary for other and legally allowed purposes, their processing is limited. I.e. the data are closed and not processed for other purposes. This is valid, e.g., for data which must be kept for reasons relating to commercial law or according to tax law.
Changes and actualisations of the data protection explanation
We ask you to ourselves regularly about the contents of our data protection explanation to inform. We adapt the data protection explanation, as soon as the changes of the data processing carried out by us require this. We inform you, as soon as by the changes a co-operation action becomes necessary for your part (e.g., approval) or an other individual notification.
Participation in Affiliate-partner programmes
Within our on-line offer we place on basis of our legitimate interests (i.e. interest in the analysis, optimisation and economic company of our on-line offer) according to. Article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. and the following DSGVO customary Trackingmaßnahmen one, as far as these are necessary for the company of the Affiliatesystems. In the following we clear up the users about the technical backgrounds.
The achievements offered by our contracting partners can become promoted also on other web pages and verlinkt (sucked. Affiliate links or after Buy systems if, e.g., links or achievements of third are offered after a contract end). The operators of the respective web pages receive a commission if users follow the Affiliate links and perceive afterwards the offers.
To sum up, it is necessary for our on-line offer that we can postpursue whether the users who are interested in Affiliate links and/or the offers available with us perceive the offers afterwards on the occasion of the Affiliate links or our on-line platform. Moreover the Affiliate links and our offers are complemented around the certain values which can be put a component of the link or otherwise, e.g., in a Cookie. In particular the source web page (Referrer), time, an on-line call sign of the operators of the web page on which the Affiliate link was an on-line call sign of the respective offer, an on-line call sign of the user, as well as values Specific for Tracking as for example advertising middle eyelid, Partner-ID and categorisations belong to the values.
With the on-line call signs used by us of the users, it concerns pseudonyms values. I.e. the on-line call signs contain themselves no personal data like names or email addresses. They help us to determine only whether the same user who has clicked on an Affiliate link or has been interested about our on-line offer in an offer has concluded the offer perceived, i.e., e.g., a contract with the supplier. Nevertheless, the on-line call sign is personal in this respect, as the partner enterprise and also we, the on-line call sign are given together with other user’s data. Only so the partner enterprise can inform us whether that user has perceived the offer and we can pay, e.g., the bonus.
Comments and contributions
If users leave comments or other contributions, her IP addresses on basis of our legitimate interests are able for the purposes of the article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. following DSGVO for 7 days are stored. This occurs to our security, if somebody leaves illegal contents (insults, forbidden political propaganda, etc.) in comments and contributions. In this case we ourselves can be prosecuted for the comment or contribution and are interested, hence, in the identity of the author.
Besides we reserve ourselves, on basis of our legitimate interests according to. Article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. following DSGVO to process the information of the users for the purpose of Spamerkennung.
Within the scope of the comments and contributions informed information about the person, any contact as well as website information as well as the content information, are stored by us up to the contradiction of the users permanently.
The succession comments are able by users with their approval according to. Article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. a DSGVO are subscribed. The users receive a confirmation email to check whether they are the owner of the given email address. Users can cancel running comment subscriptions any time. The confirmation email will contain tips to the cancellation possibilities. For the purposes of the proof of the approval of the users, we store the registration time together with the IP address of the users and extinguish this information if users announce departure from the subscription.
They can discontinue the receipt of our subscription any time, i.e. revoke your approvals. We can store the delivered email addresses up to three years on basis of our legitimate interests before we extinguish them to be able to prove a formerly given approval. The processing of these data is limited to the purpose of a possible defence of claims. An individual deletion application is possible any time, provided that at the same time the former existence of an approval is confirmed.
Call for Emojis and Smilies
Within our WordPress-Blogs will express graphic Emojis (or Smilies), i.e. small graphic files, the feelings, used which are covered by external servers. On this occasion, the suppliers of the servers, the IP addresses of the users raise. This is necessary, so that the Emojie files can be transmitted to the browsers of the users. The Emojie service is offered by the Automattic Inc, 60 29Th Street #343, San Francisco, APPROX. 94110, the USA. Data protection tips of Automattic: https://automattic.com/privacy/. The used Server-Domains are s.w.org and twemoji.maxcdn.com and it sucked itself of our knowledge after around. Content-Delivery-Networks acts, so the servers which shoot up only one and serve sure transmission of the files and the personal data of the users are extinguished after the transmission.
The use of the Emojis occurs on basis of our legitimate interests, i.e. interest in an attractive creation of our on-line offer according to. Article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. following DSGVO.
Hosting and e-mail dispatch
The Hosting achievements taken up by us serve the provision of the following achievements: Infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, storage space and data bank services, e-mail dispatch, securities as well as technical servicing achievements which we use for the purpose of the company of this on-line offer.
On this occasion, we process, or our Hostinganbieter continuance data, contact data, contents data, contract data, data of utilisation, Meta and communication data of customers, prospective customers and visitors of this on-line offer on basis of our legitimate interests in an efficient and sure provision of this on-line offer according to. Article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. and the following DSGVO i. V.m. Article. 28 DSGVO (end order processing contract).
Elevation of access data and log files
We, or our Hostinganbieter, raises on basis of our legitimate interests for the purposes of the article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. following data DSGVO about every access to the server on which this service is (so-called server log files). To the access data belong name of the called away web page, file, date and time of the call, transferred data amount, announcement about successful call, browser type together with version, the operating system of the user, Referrer URL (the before visited side), IP address and the asking for provider.
Log file information is stored for safety reasons (e.g., to the clarification by abuse or deception actions) for the duration of maximum 7 days and is extinguished then. The data whose other safekeeping is necessary for proof purposes are excluded up to the final purification of the respective incident from the deletion.
On-line presences in social media
We maintain on-line presences within social networks and platforms to be able to inform able to communicate with the customers active there, prospective customers and users and to be able to inform them there about our achievements.
We point out to the fact that, besides, data of the users can be processed beyond the space of the European Union. Through this risks can arise for the users because, so e.g., the penetration of the rights of the users could be complicated. In view of US suppliers under the Privacy-Shield are certificated, we point out to the fact that they undertake to keep to the data protection standards of the EU.
Further the data of the users are processed as a rule for market research purposes and advertising purposes. Thus profiles of utilisation can be provided, e.g., from the behaviour of utilisation and themselves from it to proving interests of the users. The profiles of utilisation can be used again to switch, e.g., adverts within and beyond the platforms which correspond presumably to the interests of the users. For these purposes are stored as a rule Cookies on the calculators of the users in whom the behaviour of utilisation and the interests of the users are stored. Further data can be stored in the profiles of utilisation also independently of the devices used by the users (in particular if the users are members of the respective platforms and are logged in with these).
The processing of the personal data of the users occurs on basis of our legitimate interests in actual information of the users and communication with the users according to. Article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. following DSGVO. If the users by the respective suppliers of the platforms are asked for an approval in the predescribed data processing, is the legal basis of the processing article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. a., article. 7 DSGVO.
For a detailed representation of the respective processings and the contradiction possibilities (Opt out), we refer to the in the following verlinkten information of the suppliers.
Also in the case of information inquiries and the assertion of user’s rights, we point out to the fact that these can be asserted most actually with the suppliers. Only the suppliers have in each case access to the data of the users and can take directly suitable measures and provide information. Should you still need help, you can turn to us.
– Facebook, sides, Se groups, (Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland) on basis of an arrangement about common processing of personal data – data protection explanation: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/, especially for sides: https://www.facebook.com / legally / terms / information_about_page_insights_data, Opt out: https://www.facebook.com/settings? tab=ads and http://www .youronlinechoices.com, Privacy Shield: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant? id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active.
– Google/YouTube (Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, APPROX. 94043, the USA) – data protection explanation: https://policies.google.com/privacy, Opt out: https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated, Privacy Shield: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant? id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active.
– Instagram (Instagram Inc, in 1601 Willow Road, Menlo park, APPROX., 94025, the USA) – data protection explanation / Opt out: http://instagram.com / about/legal/privacy/.
– Twitter (Twitter Inc, 1355 Market Street, suite 900, San Francisco, APPROX. 94103, the USA) – data protection explanation: https://twitter.com/de/privacy, Opt out: https://twitter.com/personalization, Privacy Shield: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant? id=a2zt0000000TORzAAO&status=Active.
– Pint rest (Pinterest Inc, 635 High Street, Palo Alto, APPROX., 94301, the USA) – data protection explanation / Opt out: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy.
– LinkedIn (LinkedIn Irishman’s country of Unlimited Company Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Ireland) – data protection explanation https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy, Opt out: https://www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out, Privacy Shield: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant? id=a2zt0000000L0UZAA0&status=Active.
– Xing (XING AG, Dammtorstrasse 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany) – data protection explanation / Opt out: https://privacy.xing.com/de/datenschutzerklaerung.
– Wakalet (Wakelet Limited, 76 Quay Street, Manchester, M3 4PR, United Kingdom) – data protection explanation / Opt out: https://wakelet.com/privacy.html.
– Soundcloud (SoundCloud Limited, Rheinsberger street 76/77, 10115 Berlin, Germany) – data protection explanation / Opt out: https://soundcloud.com/pages/privacy.
Integration of services and contents of third
We start within our on-line offer on basis of our legitimate interests (i.e. interest in the analysis, optimisation and economic company of our on-line offer for the purposes of the article. To integrate 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. following DSGVO) contents or service offers of third suppliers, around which contents and services, as for example videos or fonts (in the following uniformly calls „contents“).
This always assumes that the third suppliers of these contents, the IP address of the users perceive, because they could not send the contents to their browser without IP address. The IP address is necessary with it for the representation of these contents. We try only to use such contents whose respective suppliers use the IP address merely to the delivery of the contents. Third suppliers can use further so-called pixel day (invisible graphics, also than „Web Beacons“ called) for statistical or marketing purposes. By the „pixel day“ information is able as the visitor’s traffic on the sides of this website are evaluated. The pseudonyms information can be stored further in Cookies on the device of the users and contain, among the rest, technical information about the browser and operating system, referring web pages, visiting hour as well as other information to the use of our on-line offer, as well as are connected with such information from other springs.
We bind the fonts („Google Fonts“) of the supplier Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, APPROX. 94043, the USA, one. Data protection explanation: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/, Opt out: https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated.
Use of Facebook Social Plugins
We are of use on basis of our legitimate interests (i.e. interest in the analysis, optimisation and economic company of our on-line offer for the purposes of the article. 6 paragraphs 1 lighted. following DSGVO) Social Plugins („Plugins“) of the social network facebook.com, which of the Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland is pursued („Facebook“).
Moreover, e.g., contents can belong like pictures, videos or texts and buttons with which users can divide contents of this on-line offer within Facebook. The list and the appearance of the Facebook Social Plugins can be seen here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
Facebook is certificated under the Privacy Shield agreement and offers through this a guarantee to keep to the European data protection right (https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant? id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active).
If a user calls a function of this on-line offer which contains such a Plugin, his device builds up a direct connection with the servers of Facebook. The contents of the Plugins are transmitted by Facebook directly near the device of the user and are integrated by this into the on-line offer. Besides, profiles of utilisation of the users can be provided from the processed data. Hence, we have no influence on the extent of the data, the Facebook with the help of this Plugins raises and informs the users, hence, according to our state of knowledge.
By the integration of the Plugins Facebook receives the information that a user has called the suitable side of the on-line offer. If the user is logged in with Facebook, Facebook can assign the visit to his Facebook account. If users with the Plugins interoperate, operate, for example, the Like badge or make a comment, the suitable information is transmitted by your device directly in Facebook and is stored there. If a user is no member of Facebook, the possibility insists, nevertheless, that Facebook brings his IP address in experience and stores. According to Facebook only one anonymous IP address is stored in Germany.
Purpose and extent of the survey and the other processing and use of the data by Facebook as well as the relevant rights and setting possibilities for the protection of the privacy of the users, can take this from the data protection tips of Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
If a user Facebookmitglied is and did not want that Facebook about this on-line offer collects data about him and ties together with his member’s data stored with Facebook, he must log off before the use of our on-line offer with Facebook and extinguish his Cookies. Other settings and contradictions to the use of data for advertising purposes, are possible within the Facebook-profile settings: https://www.facebook.com/settings? tab=ads or about the US-American side http://www.aboutads.info / choices/ or the EU page http://www.youronlinechoices.com/. The settings occur independently of platform, i.e. they become assumed for all devices, how desktop computer or mobile devices.
We use the „Shariff“ buttons sure about data protection. „Shariff“ was developed to allow more privacy in the net and to substitute for the usual „Share“ badges of the social networks. Besides, produces not the browser of the users, but the servers on itself this on-line offer finds, a connection with the server of the respective Social medium platforms and questions, e.g., on the number of Likes, etc. The user remains anonymous, on this occasion. You find more information about the Shariff project with the developers of the magazine c’t: www.ct.de.