Our Privacy Policy

Privacy Notice


This privacy notice informs users about how and to what extent and purpose Safersurfing, Industriestraße A 6, 2345 Brunn/Gebirge, Austria, collects, shares, uses and protects the personal data on this Website.

Access Data/ Server Log Files
The provider (or web hosting provider) collects data about the access to the website (so called server log files). Access data include:

Name of website and file accessed, date and time of access, amount of data transferred, notice about successful access to the website, type of browser used, referrer URL (website accessed prior), IP address and the requesting provider.
The provider uses protocol data only for statistical analysis for the purpose of the operation, the security and optimisation of online services. However, the provider reserves the right to check the log files of users retrospectively in cases where there are specific grounds for suspecting them of using the website for illegal purposes or purposes which are contrary to the terms of the contract.

Basic principles for the processing of personal data
"Personal data" constitutes pieces of information concerning personal and other circumstances regarding a specific or identifiable natural person, e.g. name, e-mail address or telephone number. But also information on preferences, hobbies, memberships and which websites have been visited by a person are personal data.
Personal data is only collected, used and passed on by Safersurfing if this is legally allowed or the user has agreed to this acquisition of data.

Establishing Contact
When contacting Safersurfing (e.g. by contact form or e-mail) the data provided by the user are saved for the purpose of processing and in case there are any further questions.


Our newsletter informs you of our services and offers.
If you would like to receive the newsletter, we need a valid e-mail address and information that will allow us to identify you as the owner of this e-mail address or to ensure us that the owner agrees to receive the newsletter. No other data are collected. This data will only be used for mailing the newsletter and will not be passed on to third parties.
When you subscribe to our newsletter, we will store your IP address and the date of your subscription. This is only in case a third party misuses an e-mail address and subscribes to the newsletter without the knowledge of the legitimate holder of the address.
You can revoke the storing of the data, e-mail address or use of the e-mail address for the mailing of the newsletter at any time. You can unsubscribe through a link within the newsletter itself, in your personal profile or by contacting Safersurfing by e-mail or contact form.


Third Party Services and Content
On occasion we include links to third parties or third party services on this website, such as YouTube videos, Google Maps material, RSS-Feeds or graphics from other websites. This always requires that the provider of these contents (hereafter third-party provider) has access to the IP address of the user. Without IP address, the content cannot be sent to the browser of each user. The IP address is needed to portray these contents. We endeavour only to use content of providers who use the IP address only for showing requested content. However, we have no influence on third party providers, should they use IP addresses for instance for statistical purposes. As far as we know, we will inform users.

Cookies are small text files which make it possible to store on the access device of the user (PC, Smartphone etc.) specific data about the user’s device. On the one hand these are used to make websites more user-friendly are an advantage to the user (e.g. saving of login information). On the other hand they make it possible to collect statistical data on the use of the website and to analyse this data in order to improve our online services. Users can adjust the settings of the cookies on their computer. Most browsers have the option to limit or prohibit the acceptance of cookies. However, please note that the use and especially the comfort of use is limited without cookies.
You can manage many company online-add-cookies through the US-American Website http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the EU-Website http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices/ .

Login function
Data entered during login will be used for the purpose of using our online service. Users can be informed by e-mail about information relevant to our services and login, like change in the range of services or technical conditions. This data is available from the entry form of the login. Among this data is the name, postal address, e-mail, IP address for the purpose of receiving goods, a newsletter if subscribed to and user statistics.


Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case of activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, Google will truncate the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. IP anonymisation is active on this website. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

As an alternative to the browser add on or within browsers on mobile devices, you can click on this link in order to opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics within this website in the future (the opt-out applies only for this browser in which you set it and within this diese domain). An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device which means that you'll have to click on this link again, if you delete your cookies.

Use of Facebook Social Plugins
Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white letter f on blue background or a thumb up icon) or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all social Plugins please see https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins

 When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge:
The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is possibility that the plugins transmits your IP-address to Facebook. According to Facebook only an anonymized IP address is stored in Germany.
For the information on the purpose and scope of data collection and procession by Facebook, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy please visit Facebook’s privacy policy: https://www.facebook.com/policy.php.
If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website.
Further you can block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker“.

Google +1 button
This Internet site uses the “+1” button of the Google Plus social network, operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”). The button is recognizable from the “+1” symbol on a white or coloured background.
If you open a webpage with such a button on our Internet site, your browser establishes a direct connection to Google's servers. The content of the “+1” button is sent by Google directly to your browser and integrated by Google into the webpage. We therefore have no influence on the extent of data that Google collects using the button. According to Google no personal data is collected without clicking on the button. Such data, including the IP address, is collected and processed by Google only from members logged into Google +.
The purpose and extent of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Google and your related rights and privacy options can be found in Google’s privacy policy regarding the “+1” button:
https://developers.google.com/+/web/buttons-policy and under the FAQ:


This website uses Twitter-Buttons provided by the service Twitter, operated by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. They are linked to terms such as “Twitter” or “Follow” and identified by a stylised blue bird. These buttons may be used to share an article or page of this Website on Twitter or to Follow us on Twitter.
If a user calls up a web page of this Internet site which contains such a button, his browser will connect directly to the Twitter servers. Twitter transmits the content of the Twitter buttons directly to the user’s browser. The provider therefore has no control over the extent of the data collected by Twitter via this plugin and will inform users to the best of his knowledge. Thereafter, only the user’s IP address and the URL of the specific web page with the button are transmitted, for no other purposes than the display of the button. For further information, refer to the Twitter data protection declaration at https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en.


Revocation, amendments, rectifications and updates
The user is entitled to obtain free information on any stored personal data relating to him/her upon request. Moreover, the user is entitled to the correction of incorrect data, and the blocking and deletion of their personal data, if there is no legal obligation to retain such data.