Use of information
As a rule, you can visit our website without disclosing any personal information. We only capture and internally analyse anonymised, non-personal usage data such as your IP address, referring page, browser, date, time, etc. in order to identify trends and improve our website. We do not use this information to identify you. To protect your privacy, the last IP octet in your IP address is anonymised using the Google Analytics function.
No sharing of information
We do not sell or share the above information with third parties, except for external service providers who process data that is absolutely required for this purpose on our behalf. These service providers specifically include:
- Google Inc. (Google Analytics, visitor statistics)
According to their privacy policies, these providers comply with all data privacy and data security requirements.
The Google Terms of Service also apply due to the use of Google Analytics on this website.
Cookies are used in some cases (see Google Analytics and Google Adwords). You can configure your browser so that it displays a warning on your monitor before saving a cookie. You can also set your browser to reject cookies. However, this means that you will not be able to use certain services.
(Last updated 27 January 2012)