Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting our website www.aimstrong.store and for your interest in our products.

The protection of your personal data, such as date of birth, name, telephone number, address, etc., is important to us.

The purpose of this privacy statement is to inform you about the processing of your personal data that we collect from you when you visit our website. Our data protection practices are in accordance with the legal regulations of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG). The following data protection declaration serves to fulfill the information obligations resulting from the GDPR. These can be found, for example, in Art. 13 and Art. 14 et seq. GDPR.

Person Responsible

The controller within the meaning of Art. 4 No. 7 GDPR is the person who alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.

With regard to our website, the controller is:

TUXGUARD GmbH
Wilhelmstraße 9
24534 Neumünster
Germany
E-mail: sales@tuxguard.com
Tel.: +49 4321 / 53 98 56-0

Provision of the website and creation of log files

Each time our website is accessed, our system automatically collects data and information from the respective retrieving device (e.g. computer, cell phone, tablet, etc.).

What personal data is collected and to what extent is it processed?

(1) Information about the browser type and version used;
(2) The operating system of the retrieval device;
(3) Host name of the accessing computer;
(4) The IP address of the retrieval device;
(5) Date and time of access;
(6) Websites and resources (images, files, other page content) that were accessed on our website;
(7) Websites from which the user’s system accessed our Internet site (referrer tracking);
(8) Message as to whether the retrieval was successful;
(9) Volume of data transferred

This data is stored in the log files of our system. This data is not stored together with personal data of a specific user, so that individual site visitors cannot be identified.

Legal basis for the processing of personal data

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR (legitimate interest). Our legitimate interest is to ensure the achievement of the purpose described below.

Purpose of data processing

The temporary (automated) storage of data is necessary for the course of a website visit to enable delivery of the website. The storage and processing of personal data is also carried out to maintain the compatibility of our website for as many visitors as possible and to combat misuse and troubleshooting. For this purpose, it is necessary to log the technical data of the retrieving computer in order to be able to react as early as possible to display errors, attacks on our IT systems and/or errors in the functionality of our website. In addition, we use the data to optimize the website and to generally ensure the security of our information technology systems.

Duration of storage

The deletion of the aforementioned technical data takes place as soon as they are no longer needed to ensure the compatibility of the website for all visitors, but no later than 3 months after accessing our website.

Possibility of objection and deletion

You may object to the processing at any time pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR and request deletion of data pursuant to Art. 17 GDPR. You can find out which rights you have and how to assert them in the lower section of this privacy policy.

Special functions of the website

Our site offers you various functions, during the use of which personal data is collected, processed and stored by us. In the following, we explain what happens with this data:

Comment function

  • WHAT PERSONAL DATA IS COLLECTED AND TO WHAT EXTENT IS IT PROCESSED?

We will process the personal data you leave in your comment, such as the content of your comment, your name or pseudonym, your email address, etc., to fulfill the purpose stated below.

  • LEGAL BASIS FOR THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent through clear confirming action or behavior).

  • PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING

The purpose of data processing is to accept and publish your comment on our website.

  • DURATION OF STORAGE

Your comment will be stored and published for an unlimited period of time. We reserve the right to delete it without giving any reason and without prior or subsequent information.

  • REVOCATION AND DELETION POSSIBILITY

Upon your request, we will delete your comments immediately. Please use the “delete function” for this purpose or contact us for this purpose. The revocation and deletion options are based on the general regulations on the right of revocation and deletion under data protection law described below in this data protection declaration.

  • NECESSITY OF THE PROVISION OF PERSONAL DATA

The use of the comment function is neither contractually nor legally required, nor is it necessary for the conclusion of a contract. The use of the comment function is on a voluntary basis. You are not obliged to write a comment on our site. If you wish to leave a comment, you must fill in the fields marked as necessary with content. If you do not fill in the necessary information with content, your comment cannot be published.

Contact form(s)

  • WHAT PERSONAL DATA IS COLLECTED AND TO WHAT EXTENT IS IT PROCESSED?

We will process the data you have entered in our contact form(s) to fulfill the purpose stated below.

  • LEGAL BASIS FOR THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent through clear confirming action or behavior).

  • PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING

We will use the data recorded via our contact form or via our contact forms only for processing the specific contact request received through the contact form.

  • DURATION OF STORAGE

After processing your request, the collected data will be deleted immediately, unless there are legal retention periods.

  • REVOCATION AND DELETION OPTIONS

The revocation and deletion options are based on the general regulations on the right of revocation and deletion under data protection law described below in this data protection declaration.

  • NECESSITY OF PROVIDING PERSONAL DATA

The use of the contact forms is on a voluntary basis and is neither contractually nor legally required. You are not obliged to contact us via the contact form, but can also use the other contact options provided on our site. If you wish to use our contact form, you must fill in the fields marked as mandatory. If you do not fill in the required information of the contact form with content, you will either not be able to send the request or we will unfortunately not be able to process your request.

Newsletter registration form

  • WHAT PERSONAL DATA IS COLLECTED AND TO WHAT EXTENT IS IT PROCESSED?

By registering for the newsletter on our website, we receive the e-mail address entered by you in the registration field and, if applicable, further contact data, provided that you communicate this to us via the newsletter registration form.

  • LEGAL BASIS FOR THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR (consent through clear confirming action or behavior).

  • PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING

The data recorded in the registration mask of our newsletter will be used by us exclusively for sending our newsletter, in which we inform you about all our services and our news. After registration, we will send you a confirmation e-mail containing a link that you must click to complete the registration for our newsletter (double opt-in).

  • DURATION OF STORAGE

Our newsletter can be unsubscribed at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link, which is also included in every newsletter. Your data will be deleted by us immediately after unsubscribing. Likewise, your data will be deleted by us immediately in the event that your subscription is not completed. We reserve the right to delete without giving reasons and without prior or subsequent information.

  • POSSIBILITY OF REVOCATION AND ELIMINATION

You can revoke your consent at any time in accordance with Art. 7 (3) GDPR. However, the processing carried out up to the time of the revocation remains unaffected by this. With regard to further rights, please refer to the overview at the end of this Privacy Policy.

  • NECESSITY OF PROVIDING PERSONAL DATA

If you wish to use our newsletter, you must fill in the fields marked as mandatory and confirm the e-mail address by clicking on the double opt-in link. The information provided for newsletter registration is neither necessary to enter into a contract with us, nor legally binding. They are used exclusively for sending our newsletter. If you do not fill in the necessary information, we will not be able to provide you with our newsletter service.

Statistical analysis of visits to this website – webtracker

We collect, process and store the following data when this website or individual files on the website are accessed: IP address, website from which the file was accessed, name of the file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred and report on the success of the access (so-called web log). We use this access data exclusively in non-personalized form for the continuous improvement of our Internet offering and for statistical purposes. We also use the following web trackers to evaluate visits to this website:

  • Google

We use on our site the service Google of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

We use Google in order to be able to reload further Google services on the website. The service is used to provide additional Google services, such as the required data processing in the provision of streams and fonts and relevant content of Google search. It is technically required in order to be able to exchange the site visitor’s information already available to Google between the Google services and to be able to provide the site visitor with individual content adapted to his Google account. For processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: Background data stored in the Google user account or other Google services about the site visitor, background data for the provision of Google services such as streaming data or advertising data, data on the handling of the site user with Google search, information about the terminal device used, the IP address and the user’s browser and other data from Google services for the provision of Google services related to our website. If the service is activated on our website, our website establishes a connection to the servers of the company Google Ireland Limited and transfers the required data. As part of the order processing, there may also be a transfer of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States. The processing then also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer of data, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, for example, authorities can access the collected data. When using the Google service on our website, Google may transmit and process information from other Google services in order to provide background services for the display and data processing of the services provided by Google. For this purpose, data may also be transferred to the Google services Google Apis, Doubleclick, Google Cloud, and Google Ads and Google Fonts in accordance with the Google privacy policy.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

Further information on the handling of the transferred data can be found in the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://support.google.com/My-Ad-Center-Help/answer/12155451?hl=de.

  • Google Ads

We use on our site the service Google Ads of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

Google Ads is an advertising system that allows us to place advertisements on external websites on the Internet to inform our customers about our services. Google Ads displays advertisements tailored to our clientele on external websites according to parameters set by us, which lead to our website. If the site visitor clicks on the Google Ads advertisement, he is taken to our website. In order to be able to measure the Google Ads advertisements in terms of their success and remuneration, Google Ads carries out a measurement of the success of the advertising measure when our website is called up. our website processes the data provided by Google Ads in order to be able to analyze and improve our advertising measures and to calculate any remuneration that may be due. For processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: Data on advertising interests of site visitors, interactions of site visitors with advertisements related to our website, data on the call to our website by site visitors who have previously clicked on Google Ads advertisements and arrived at our website, data on the terminal device used, the IP address and the browser of the user and other data from Google services for the provision and refinement of Google advertising related to our website. If the service is activated on our website, our website establishes a connection to the servers of the company Google Ireland Limited and transfers the required data. As part of the order processing, there may also be a transfer of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States. The processing then also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer of data, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, for example, authorities can access the collected data. When Google Ads are used on our website, Google may transmit and process information from other Google services in order to provide background services for the improvement and individualization of Google advertising. For this purpose, data may also be processed by other Google services such as Google Apis, Google Cloud, Google Ads, Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, Google Marketing Platform and Google Fonts in accordance with the Google privacy policy under Google’s own responsibility under data protection law.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

Further information on the handling of the transferred data can be found in the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://support.google.com/My-Ad-Center-Help/answer/12155451?hl=de.

  • Google Analytics

SCOPE OF THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

On our site, we use the web tracking service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Analytics). Within the scope of web tracking, Google-Analytics uses cookies that are stored on your computer and enable an analysis of the use of our website and your surfing behavior (so-called tracking). We carry out this analysis based on the tracking service of Google Analytics in order to constantly optimize our website and make it more available. In the course of using our website, data, such as in particular your IP address and your user activities, are transmitted to servers of the company Google Ireland Limited. We carry out this analysis on the basis of Google’s tracking service in order to constantly optimize our Internet offering and make it more available. Likewise, we need the web tracking for security reasons. Web tracking allows us to track whether third parties are attacking our website. The information from the web tracker enables us to take effective countermeasures and protect the personal data processed by us from these cyber attacks. By activating IP anonymization within the Google Analytics tracking code of this website, your IP address will be anonymized by Google Analytics before transmission. This website uses a Google Analytics tracking code that has been extended by the operator gat._anonymizeIp(); to enable only anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

LEGAL BASIS FOR THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

The legal basis for data processing is your consent in our information banner regarding the use of cookies and web tracking (consent through clear confirming action or behavior) in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING

On our behalf, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your visit to this website, compiling reports on website activity and providing us with other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Likewise, we need the web tracking for security reasons. Web tracking allows us to track whether third parties are attacking our website. The information from the web tracker allows us to take effective countermeasures and protect the personal data we process from these cyberattacks.

DURATION OF STORAGE

Google will store the data relevant to the provision of web tracking for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, as long as it is not subject to any legal storage obligations. In any case, the data will be deleted after expiration of the retention period.

OBJECTION AND DELETION OPTIONS

You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser or activating the “Do Not Track” setting of your browser. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the Google cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de). Google’s security and privacy policy can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de.

  • Google Tag Manager

WHAT PERSONAL DATA IS COLLECTED AND TO WHAT EXTENT IS IT PROCESSED?

On our website, we use the service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland (hereinafter: Google Tag Manager). Google Tag Manager provides a technical platform for executing and bundling other web services and web tracking programs by means of so-called “tags”. In this context, Google Tag Manager stores cookies on your computer and analyzes your surfing behavior (so-called “tracking”), insofar as web tracking tools are executed by means of Google Tag Manager. This data sent by individual tags embedded in Google Tag Manager is aggregated, stored and processed by Google Tag Manager under a unified user interface. All integrated “tags” are listed separately again in this privacy policy. You can find more information on the data protection of the tools integrated in Google Tag Manager in the respective section of this data protection declaration. In the course of using our website with activated integration of tags from Google Tag Manager, data, such as in particular your IP address and your user activities, are transmitted to servers of the company Google Ireland Limited. With regard to the web services integrated by means of Google Tag Manager, the regulations in the respective section of this privacy policy apply. The tracking tools used in Google Tag Manager ensure through IP anonymization of the source code that the IP address is anonymized by Google Tag Manager before transmission. In doing so, Google Tag Manager is only enabled to record IP addresses anonymously (so-called IP masking).

LEGAL BASIS FOR THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

The legal basis for data processing is your consent in our information banner regarding the use of cookies and web tracking (consent through clear confirming action or behavior) in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING

On our behalf, Google will use the information obtained by means of Google Tag Manager to evaluate your visit to this website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide us with further services related to website and internet usage.

DURATION OF STORAGE

Google will store the data relevant to the function of Google Tag Manager for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the booked web service. The data collection and storage is anonymized. If there is a reference to a person, the data will be deleted immediately, as long as it is not subject to any legal obligations to retain data. In any case, the deletion takes place after the expiration of the retention obligation.

OBJECTION AND DELETION OPTION

You can prevent the collection and forwarding of personal data to Google (esp. your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by deactivating the execution of script code in your browser, installing a script blocker in your browser or activating the “Do Not Track” setting of your browser. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the Google cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. Google’s security and privacy policy can be found at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

  • Gstatic

We use on our site the service Gstatic of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

Gstatic is a background service used by Google to retrieve static content in order to reduce bandwidth usage and to preload required catalog files. In particular, the service loads background data for Google Fonts and Google Maps.

As part of the order processing, personal data may also be transferred to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://support.google.com/My-Ad-Center-Help/answer/12155451?hl=de.

  • Youtube

We use on our site the service Youtube of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

Via the Youtube service, videos from the Youtube platform are integrated on our site. Through the integration, we can show you videos directly on our website. In this way, site visitors can view information about our services without having to visit the Youtube platform.

For the processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: Data for displaying the stream, data on videos clicked on, playlists created, ratings and comments, information on the terminal device used, the IP address and the user’s browser and further data from Google services for the provision of the video in accordance with the Google privacy policy.

If Youtube is activated on our website and a video is played, our website establishes a connection to the servers of the company Google Ireland Limited and transmits the necessary data to display the stream or video. As part of the order processing, there may also be a transmission of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States. The processing then also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer of data, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, for example, authorities can access the collected data. When displaying Youtube videos on our website, Youtube may transmit and process information from other Google services in order to provide background services for the video, such as streaming data. For this purpose, data may also be transferred to the Google services Google Fonts, Google Apis, Google Video, Doubleclick.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transmitted data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://support.google.com/My-Ad-Center-Help/answer/12155451?hl=de.

Integration of external web services and processing of data outside the EU

On our website, we use active content from external providers, so-called web services. When you visit our website, these external providers may receive personal information about your visit to our website. This may involve the processing of data outside the EU. You can prevent this by installing an appropriate browser plug-in or disabling the execution of scripts in your browser. This may result in functional restrictions on websites that you visit.

We use the following external web services:

  • Bootstrap CDN

We use on our site the service Bootstrap CDN of the company Prospect One Sp., Krolweska 65A, 30-081 Krakow, Poland, e-mail: hello@prospectone.io, website: https://prospectone.io/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transfer of personal data is our legitimate interest in the processing pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in achieving the purpose described below.

Bootstrap CDN is a content delivery network that mirrors our content across different servers to ensure optimal accessibility worldwide.

With regard to the processing, you have the right to object as set forth in Art. 21. You will find more detailed information at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://www.jsdelivr.com/terms/privacy-policy-jsdelivr-net.

  • Cookie Consent Manager 19

We use on our site the service Cookie Consent Manager 19 of the company Papoo Software & Media GmbH, Auguststr. 4 , 53229 Bonn, Germany, e-mail: info@ccm19.de, website: https://www.ccm19.de/. The transmission and processing of personal data takes place exclusively on servers in the European Union.

The legal basis for the transmission and processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR. The use of the service supports us in meeting our legal obligations.

By integrating Cookie Consent Manager 19, we fulfill our legal obligation with regard to the consent management required for cookies.

You can find out what rights you have with regard to processing at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://www.ccm19.de/datenschutzerklaerung.html.

  • Google Cloud APIs

We use on our site the service Google Cloud APIs of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, email: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

We use Google APIs in order to be able to load further services from Google on the website. Google Apis is a collection of interfaces for communication between the various Google services used on your website. The service is used in particular to display the Google Fonts fonts and to provide the Google Maps map.

For processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: IP address

If the service is activated on our website, our website establishes a connection to the servers of the company Google Ireland Limited and transmits the required data. As part of the order processing, there may also be a transfer of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States. The processing then also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer of data, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, for example, authorities can access the collected data. When using the Google service on our website, Google may transmit and process information from other Google services in order to provide background services for the display and data processing of the services provided by Google. For this purpose, data may also be transferred to the Google services Google Cloud, Google Maps, Google Ads and Google Fonts in accordance with the Google privacy policy under the data protection responsibility of Google.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

Further information on the handling of the transferred data can be found in the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://support.google.com/My-Ad-Center-Help/answer/12155451?hl=de.

  • Google Fonts

We use the Google Fonts service of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/ on our site. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

We use the service Google Fonts to be able to integrate attractive fonts on our site to show you our website in a visually better version. The service may also be used on our website if other Google services are loaded onto our website that require Google Fonts fonts to run. This is the case, for example, if our website uses Google services that require Google Fonts to run.

For processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: Data on fonts, IP address of the page visitor, statistics on the use of fonts and other data from Google services related to our website.

If the service is activated on our website, our website connects to the servers of Google Ireland Limited and transfers the required data. As part of the order processing, there may also be a transfer of personal data to the servers of the company Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, 94043 Mountain View, United States. The processing then also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer of data, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, for example, authorities can access the collected data. When using the Google service on our website, Google may transmit and process information from other Google services in order to provide background services for the display and data processing of the services provided by Google. For this purpose, data may also be transferred to the Google services Google Apis, Google Cloud and Google Ads in accordance with the Google privacy policy.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

Further information on the handling of the transferred data can be found in the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://support.google.com/My-Ad-Center-Help/answer/12155451?hl=de.

  • Google reCaptcha

We use on our site the service Google reCaptcha of the company Google Ireland Limited, Gordon House, Barrow Street, 4 Dublin, Ireland, e-mail: support-deutschland@google.com, website: http://www.google.com/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

Based on specific characteristics and an analysis of the page behavior, the service recognizes whether the input made is an automated input by means of a program (so-called bot) or a human. The service has three different levels. Either the service automatically recognizes that the input is not automated by a bot or it lets the user select a captcha checkbox. A third option is the display of small image or voice tasks / text tasks that must be solved by the site visitor. Google reCaptcha is a capcha service used on our website for security reasons to exclude that bots (robot programs) can interact on our website. Google reCaptcha verifies on our behalf that only humans and not bots can use our website. In particular, this enables us to protect the special functions of our website (e.g. contact forms or other input options such as the login area) from improper page access.

For processing itself, the service or we collect the following data: User behavior (e.g. mouse gestures or input behavior), IP address, browser data, computer information.

If you wish to use the input options of our website protected by Google reCaptcha, you must allow the use of Google reCaptcha and, if necessary, solve corresponding captchas. Unless you complete the captcha or allow the use of Google reCaptcha, you will not be able to use the form protected by the captcha. Alternatively, you can always use our other contact options (e.g. mail or email).

You can revoke your consent at any time. You will find more information on revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

Further information on the handling of the transferred data can be found in the provider’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy.

The provider also offers an opt-out option at https://support.google.com/My-Ad-Center-Help/answer/12155451?hl=de.

  • Jsdelivr

We use on our site the service Jsdelivr of the company Prospect One Sp., Krolweska 65A, 30-081 Krakow, Poland, e-mail: hello@prospectone.io, website: https://prospectone.io/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transfer of personal data is our legitimate interest in the processing pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in achieving the purpose described below.

JSDelivr is a content delivery network that mirrors our content across different servers to ensure optimal accessibility worldwide.

With regard to the processing, you have the right of objection listed in Art. 21. You will find more detailed information at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://www.jsdelivr.com/privacy-policy-jsdelivr-com.

  • OpenJS Foundation

We use on our site the service OpenJS Foundation of the company OpenJS Foundation, 1 Letterman Drive, Building D, Suite D4700, 94129 San Francisco, United States, email: privacy@openjsf.org, website: https://js.foundation/. The processing also takes place in a third country for which there is no Commission adequacy decision. Therefore, the usual level of protection for the GDPR cannot be guaranteed for the transfer, as it cannot be ruled out that in the third country, e.g. authorities can access the collected data.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is your consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR, which you have given on our website.

jQuery is a free JavaScript library that is required for the proper operation of our website. It contains a code database that is a basic requirement for many functions of our website.

You can revoke your consent at any time. You can find more information about revoking your consent either with the consent itself or at the end of this privacy policy.

For more information on the handling of transferred data, please refer to the provider’s privacy policy at https://openjsf.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/84/2021/04/OpenJS-Foundation-Privacy-Policy-2019-11-15.pdf.

  • Website-Check Seal

We use on our site the service Website-Check Siegel of the company Website-Check GmbH, Beethovenstraße 24, 66111 Saarbrücken, Germany, e-mail: support@website-check.de, website: https://www.website-check.de/. The transmission and processing of personal data takes place exclusively on servers in the European Union.

The legal basis for the transmission of personal data is our legitimate interest in the processing pursuant to Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. Our legitimate interest lies in achieving the purpose described below.

The script of Website-Check GmbH is the technical integration of the Website-Check seal. With this seal, we want to show that we take the issue of data protection very seriously. The transmission of data to Website-Check GmbH takes place for the delivery and display of the seal on our site.

With regard to the processing, you have the right of objection listed in Art. 21. You will find more detailed information at the end of this privacy policy.

Further information on the handling of the transferred data can be found in the provider’s privacy policy at https://www.website-check.de/datenschutzerklaerung/.

Information on the use of cookies

  • WHAT PERSONAL DATA IS COLLECTED AND TO WHAT EXTENT IS IT PROCESSED?

On various pages, we integrate and use cookies to enable certain functions of our website and to integrate external web services. The so-called “cookies” are small text files that your browser can store on your access device. These text files contain a characteristic string that uniquely identifies the browser when you return to our website. The process of saving a cookie file is also referred to as “setting a cookie”. Cookies can be set here both by the website itself and by external web services. Cookies are set by our website or external web services in order to maintain the full functionality of our website, to improve the user experience or to pursue the purpose stated with your consent. Cookie technology also allows us to recognize individual visitors by pseudonyms, such as a unique or random IDs, so that we can provide more customized services.

  • LEGAL BASIS FOR THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

Insofar as the cookies are processed on the basis of consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR, this consent shall also be deemed consent within the meaning of Section 25 para. 1 TTDSG for the setting of the cookie on the user’s terminal device. Insofar as another legal basis is mentioned according to the GDPR (e.g. for the fulfillment of a contract or for the fulfillment of legal obligations), the storage or setting takes place on the basis of an exception according to Section 25 (2) TTDSG. This exists “if the sole purpose of storing information in the end user’s terminal equipment or the sole purpose of accessing information already stored in the end user’s terminal equipment is to carry out the transmission of a message via a public telecommunications network” or “if the storage of information in the end user’s terminal equipment or the access to information already stored in the end user’s terminal equipment is absolutely necessary for the provider of a telemedia service to be able to provide a telemedia service expressly requested by the user”.

  • PURPOSE OF DATA PROCESSING

Cookies are set by our website or external web services to maintain the full functionality of our website, to improve the user experience or to pursue the purpose stated with your consent. Cookie technology also allows us to recognize individual visitors by pseudonyms, such as a unique or random IDs, so that we can provide more customized services. Details are provided in the table below.

  • DURATION OF STORAGE

Our cookies are stored until deleted in your browser or, if it is a session cookie, until the session expires. Details are listed in the following table.

  • OBJECTION AND REMOVAL OPTION

You can set your browser according to your wishes so that the setting of cookies is generally prevented. You can then decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept cookies or accept cookies in principle. Cookies can be used for various purposes, e.g. to recognize that your access device is already connected to our website (permanent cookies) or to store recently viewed offers (session cookies). If you have expressly given us permission to process your personal data, you can revoke this consent at any time. Please note that the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation is not affected.

Data security and data protection, communication by e-mail

Your personal data is protected by technical and organizational measures during collection, storage and processing in such a way that it is not accessible to third parties. In the case of unencrypted communication by e-mail, we cannot guarantee complete data security on the transmission path to our IT systems, so we recommend encrypted communication or the postal service for information requiring a high level of confidentiality.

Automatic e-mail archiving

  • SCOPE OF THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

We expressly point out that our mail system has an automated archiving procedure. All incoming and outgoing e-mails are digitally archived in an audit-proof manner.

  • LEGAL BASIS FOR THE PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR (legal obligation). The legal obligation consists of compliance with tax and commercial law requirements (e.g. §§ 146, 147 AO, §§ 238, 257 HGB).

  • DURATION OF STORAGE

Our mail communication is stored until the expiration of tax and commercial law retention obligations. The storage period can be up to 10 years.

  • POSSIBILITY OF OBJECTION AND DELETION

You may object to the processing at any time pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR and request deletion of data pursuant to Art. 17 GDPR. You can find out which rights you are entitled to and how to assert them in the lower section of this privacy policy.

  • HANDLING OF APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

In addition, we would like to point out that we only consider application documents in PDF file format. Zipped files (WinZip, WinRAR, 7Zip, etc.) are filtered out by our security systems and will not be delivered. We do not consider applications in Word file format and other file formats and delete them unread. Please note that application documents sent by e-mail without encryption may be opened by third parties before they reach our IT systems. We assume that we may also reply to unencrypted application e-mails without encryption. If you do not wish this, please inform us in your application e-mail.

Right to information and correction requests – Deletion & restriction of data – Revocation of consent – Right of objection

Right to information

You have the right to request confirmation as to whether we are processing personal data about you. If this is the case, you have a right to information on the information named in Art. 15 (1) GDPR, insofar as the rights and freedoms of other persons are not affected (cf. Art. 15 (4) GDPR). We will also be happy to provide you with a copy of the data.

Right of rectification

In accordance with Art. 16 GDPR, you have the right to have any incorrectly stored personal data (such as address, name, etc.) corrected by us at any time. You can also request a completion of the data stored with us at any time. A corresponding adjustment will be made immediately.

Right to deletion

Pursuant to Art. 17 (1) GDPR, you have the right to request that we delete the personal data we have collected about you if

  • the data is either no longer required;
  • due to the revocation of your consent, the legal basis for the processing has ceased to exist without substitution;
  • you have objected to the processing and there are no legitimate grounds for the processing;
  • your data is processed unlawfully;
  • a legal obligation requires this or a collection pursuant to Art. 8 (1) GDPR has taken place.

According to Art. 17 (3) GDPR, the right does not exist if

  • processing is necessary for the exercise of the right to freedom of expression and information;
  • your data has been collected on the basis of a legal obligation;
  • the processing is necessary for reasons of public interest;
  • the data is necessary for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims.

Right to restriction of processing

According to Art. 18 (1) GDPR, you have the right in individual cases to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data.

This is the case if

  • the accuracy of the personal data is disputed by you;
  • the processing is unlawful and you do not consent to its erasure;
  • the data is no longer needed for the purpose of processing, but the collected data is used for the assertion, exercise or defense of legal claims;
  • an objection to the processing has been lodged pursuant to Art. 21 (1) GDPR and it is still unclear which interests prevail.

Right of revocation

If you have given us express consent to process your personal data (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a GDPR), you may revoke this consent at any time. Please note that the lawfulness of the processing carried out on the basis of the consent until the revocation is not affected by this.

Right of objection

Pursuant to Art. 21 GDPR, you have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data concerning you that has been collected on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) (in the context of a legitimate interest). You only have this right if there are special circumstances against the storage and processing.

How do you exercise your rights?

You can exercise your rights at any time by contacting us at the contact details below:

TUXGUARD GmbH
Wilhelmstrasse 9
24534 Neumünster
Germany
E-mail: sales@tuxguard.com
Phone: +49 4321 / 53 98 56-0

Right to data portability

According to Art. 20 GDPR, you have the right to transfer the personal data concerning you. The data will be provided by us in a structured, common and machine-readable format. The data can be sent either to you or to a person responsible named by you.

We will provide you with the following data upon request pursuant to Art. 20 (1) GDPR:

  • Data collected on the basis of express consent pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a DSGVO or Art. 9 para. 2 lit. a DSGVO;
  • Data that we have received from you in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. b DSGVO within the framework of existing contracts;
  • Data that has been processed within the framework of an automated procedure.

We will transfer the personal data directly to a responsible party requested by you, insofar as this is technically feasible. Please note that we are not allowed to transfer data that interfere with the freedoms and rights of other persons pursuant to Art. 20 (4) GDPR.

Right of appeal to the supervisory authority pursuant to Art. 77 (1) GDPR

If you suspect that your data is being processed unlawfully on our site, you can of course bring about a judicial clarification of the issue at any time. In addition, any other legal option is open to you. Independently of this, you have the option of contacting a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 (1) GDPR. The right of complaint pursuant to Art. 77 GDPR is available to you in the EU Member State of your place of residence, your place of work and/or the place of the alleged infringement, i.e. you can choose the supervisory authority to which you turn from the places mentioned above. The supervisory authority to which the complaint has been submitted will then inform you of the status and outcome of your submission, including the possibility of a judicial remedy pursuant to Article 78 GDPR.

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