Our data protection policy (version dated 27 September 2022 – 221102896) explains in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 and the DSG [“Datenschutzgesetz”: Austrian Data Protection Act] which information we collect, how we use data and which options are available to you as a visitor to this website. Although it is hard to provide such explanations without using technical language, we have tried to keep our explanations as plain and simple as possible.
Whenever you visit a website, certain information is created and stored automatically. Our website is no different. When you visit our website, as you are now doing, our web server (computer on which this website is stored) automatically stores data such as: i) the address (URL) of the website you visit ii) browser and browser version iii) the operating system you use iv) the address (URL) of the last site you visited (referrer URL) v) the host name and IP address of the device you are using to access the website vi) date and time in files (web server log files). Web server log files are usually stored for two weeks and are then automatically deleted. We do not share these data, but we cannot guarantee that they will not be accessed illegally.
We only use any personal data which you provide to us electronically on this website, such as your name, email address, address or other personal particulars provided on a form or when commenting on a blog together with the time and IP address for the stated purpose. We will store your data securely and will not share it with third parties. This means we only use your personal data to communicate with visitors who expressly consent to being contacted and to process the services and products offered on this website. We do not share these data without your consent, but we cannot guarantee that they will not be accessed illegally. We are unable to guarantee the secure transfer and protection of any personal data you send us by email, i.e., outside of this website. We recommend that you encrypt all confidential data you send by email.
You are entitled to the following rights under the GDPR and the Austria Data Protection Act (DSG): i) Right to rectification (Article 16 GDPR)Right to erasure (“right to be forgotten”) (Article 17 GDPR) ii) Right to restriction of processing (Article 18 GDPR) iii) Right to notification – notification obligation regarding rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing (Article 19 GDPR) iv) Right to data portability (Article 20 GDPR) v) Right to object (Article 21 GDPR) vi) Right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing, including profiling (Article 22 GDPR) If you believe that the processing of your data breaches data protection legislation or otherwise violates your data protection rights, you are entitled to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the Data Protection Authority at https://www.dsb.gv.at/.
In the data protection policy below we explain whether and how we analyze data collected during your visit to this website. Such data are generally analyzed anonymously and we are unable to determine your identity on the basis of your behavior on this website. You can find out more about how to object to an analysis of traffic data in the following data protection policy.
We use https to transfer data privately over the internet (data protection by design Article 25 (1) GDPR). By using TLS (Transport Layer Security), an encryption protocol to securely transfer data over the internet, we can guarantee the protection of confidential data. The small lock symbol in the top left corner of the browser and the use of the https prefix (instead of http) in our internet address show you that your data have been transferred securely.