I. General information
1. Important terms
Browser: Computer program for displaying web pages (e.g. Chrome, Firefox, Safari)
Cookies: Text files that the called web server places on the user's computer by means of the browser used. The stored cookie information may contain both an identifier (cookie ID) that serves to recognize, as well as content such as registration status or information about visited websites. The browser sends the cookie information back to the web server with each new request on later, new visits to this page. Most browser accept cookies automatically. You can manage cookies with the help of browser functions (mostly under “Options” or “Settings”). This may disable the storage of cookies, be made dependent on your approval in individual cases or otherwise restricted. You can also delete cookies at any time.
Third countries: Countries outside the European Union (EU)
GDPR: Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27th April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data, on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation).
Personal data: Any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. A natural person is considered as identifiable, who can be identified directly or indirectly, in particular by association with an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or one or more special features, the expression of the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of this natural person.
Profiling: Any type of automated processing of personal data, which consists in using that personal data to evaluate certain personal aspects relating to a natural person, in particular aspects relating to work performance, economic situation, health, personal preferences, interests to analyze or predict the reliability, behavior, location or change of location of this natural person.
Tracking: The collection of data and their evaluation regarding the behavior of visitors relating to our services.
Tracking technologies:Tracking can be done either via the activity logs (log files) stored on our web servers or by collecting data from your device via pixel, cookies and similar tracking technologies.
Processing: Any process or series of operations related to personal information, such as collection, recording, organization, ordering, storage, adaptation or modification, reading, querying, use, disclosure, performed with or without the aid of automated procedures through transmission, dissemination or any other form of provision, settlement or linking, restriction, erasure or destruction.