Processor: A natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes personal data on behalf of the controller.
Browser: A computer program used to display websites (e.g. Chrome, Firefox, Safari).
Cookies: In the context of the World Wide Web, a cookie is a small text file which is stored on the user’s computer when they visit a website. This file records the user’s surfing behaviour. When the user opens their browser and visits the website again, the cookie comes into play and shares information based on the stored data regarding the user’s surfing behaviour with the web server.
Cookies are therefore information which is stored by a website locally in a small text file on the website visitor’s computer. This information may be settings for a website previously selected by the user or information on the user collected entirely autonomously by the website. These locally stored text files can then later be retrieved by the web server that set them. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can manage cookies via your browser functions (generally under ‘Options’ or ‘Settings’). Here, you can deactivate cookies, make them subject to your consent or restrict them in other ways. You can also delete cookies at any time.
Third country: A country which is not bound by the statutory requirements of the EU’s data protection directive (a country outside of the EEA).
Personal data: Any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person.
Profiling: Any form of automated processing of personal data consisting of the use of personal data to evaluate certain personal aspects relating to a natural person, in particular to analyse or predict aspects concerning that natural person’s performance at work, economic situation, health, personal preferences, interests, reliability, behaviour, location or movements.
Tracking: The collection of data and its evaluation with regard to the behaviour of visitors to our services.
Tracking technologies: Tracking is effected via the activity logs (log files) stored on our web servers and by means of data collection from your terminal via pixels, cookies and similar tracking technologies.
Processing: Any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.