Privacy Policy

Data security

Stories Unlimited GmbH is very pleased about your interest in our online presence. Data protection and data security are very important to us and are a high priority for us. Therefore, we commit ourselves to securely manage your personal information and to protect it from loss, misuse or falsification.

If contracting parties have access to their personal data for the purpose of carrying out productions, they are obliged to keep this information confidential. The contracting party is only permitted to use the information to fulfill its contractual obligations. The contractual partners are accordingly obliged by Stories Unlimited in accordance with the data protection regulations. The customer hereby agrees to the transmission of his data for the purpose of the contract to the contracting party.

Note to the responsible body

The responsible data processing company on this website is:
Stories Unlimited GmbH
Managing Director: Wenke Poster / Dirk Hendler
Stephanstrasse 53, 10559 Berlin
E-Mail: office@stories-unlimited.de

Revocation of your consent to data processing

You have the option to revoke your consent at any time. An informal message by e-mail or post to us is sufficient. The legality of the data processing carried out up to the time of the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.

Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority

In the case of violations of data protection law, you have a right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. The supervisory authority responsible for data protection issues is the state data protection officer of the federal state in which Stories Unlimited GmbH has its headquarters. An overview of the data protection officers and the contact options can be found at the following link: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.

Right to data portability

Regarding data that we process automatically based on your consent or for the performance of a contract, you always have the right to have it transferred to yourself or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. A direct transfer of the data to another person responsible can only be made at your request if it is technically feasible.

Information, blocking, deletion

Within the scope of the applicable legal provisions, you have the right at any time to provide free information about your stored personal data, as well as their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing and, if necessary, the right to correct, block or delete this data. If you have any questions, you can always contact us using the contact details provided in the Impressum.

Contradiction against advertising mails

We expressly object to the use of contact data published in the context of the imprint obligation for the purpose of sending unsolicited advertising and information materials. Should we receive unsolicited advertising information, we reserve the right to take legal action.

Data collection on our website

Cookies

Our website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device using the browser. They do no harm.

We use cookies to make our offer user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit to our site.

If you do not want this, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you allow this only in individual cases.

The deactivation of cookies may limit the functionality of our website.

Cookies that are required to carry out the electronic communication process or to provide certain functions that you wish to use are based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO saved. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the technically correct and optimized provision of its services. If other cookies (such as cookies for analyzing your browsing behavior) are stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

Server log files

The provider of the pages automatically collects, stores and processes information for statistical purposes and to improve the offer on each access to our Internet offerings in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us.

The data types affected by the web hosting services regularly concern log files (server log files), IP addresses, online identifiers, e-mail addresses as well as inventory, usage, billing and content data of users of the customer’s own websites and databases.

There is no merge of this data with other data sources.

The logs are automatically deleted after 180 days.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b DSGVO, which allows the processing of data for the performance of a contract or precontractual measures.

We have with the provider of the page, ALL-INKL.COM – New Media Münnich, owner: René Münnich, Hauptstraße 68, 02742 Friedersdorf, Germany, completed a contract for order data processing.

Analysis tools and advertising

To constantly improve our website offer, we use the web analytics tool Google Analytics. This analysis collects data in anonymous form. Further information can be found here.

If you do not wish to collect data, you have the option of permanently suspending data collection by installing a browser add-on. The download for the browser add-on can be found here.

Links

If you use external links to third-party websites offered on this website, this Privacy Policy does not extend to these links. We have no control over compliance with data protection and security regulations by other providers. Therefore, please inform yourself on the websites of the other providers also about the privacy statements provided there.

The external contents of these links were checked when setting the links. However, it can not be ruled out that the contents were subsequently changed by the respective providers. Should you notice that the contents of the external providers violate applicable law, please let us know.

Plugins and tools

Google Web Fonts

This site uses so-called web fonts provided by Google for the uniform representation of fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to correctly display texts and fonts.

To do this, the browser you use must connect to Google’s servers. As a result, Google learns that our website has been accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web Fonts is in the interest of a consistent and attractive presentation of our online services. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font will be used by your computer.

More information about Google Web Fonts can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s Privacy Policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

Vimeo plugins

We use for the integration of videos u.a. the provider Vimeo. Vimeo is operated by Vimeo, LLC, headquartered at 555 West 18th Street, NY, New York 10011.

On some of our websites we use plugins of the provider Vimeo. If you access the Internet pages of our Internet presence provided with such a plugin – for example our media library – a connection to the Vimeo servers will be established and the plugin will be displayed. This will be transmitted to the Vimeo server, which of our websites you have visited. If you are logged in as a member of Vimeo, Vimeo assigns this information to your personal user account. When using the plugin such. Clicking on the start button of a video also assigns this information to your user account. You can prevent this association by logging out of your Vimeo user account before using our website and deleting the corresponding cookies from Vimeo.

For more information about data processing and privacy by Vimeo, see https://vimeo.com/privacy.

For further information we are always at your disposal

Gravatar

We use the Gravatar service of Automattic Inc., 60 29th Street # 343, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA, within our online offering and specifically on the blog.

Gravatar is a service that allows users to log in and submit profile pictures and their email addresses. If users with the respective e-mail address on other online sites (especially in blogs) leave posts or comments, so their profile pictures can be displayed next to the posts or comments. For this purpose, the e-mail address communicated by the users to Gravatar is transmitted in encrypted form in order to check whether a profile has been stored for it. This is the sole purpose of sending the e-mail address and it will not be used for other purposes, but will be deleted afterwards.

The use of Gravatar is based on our legitimate interests within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) DSGVO, because with the help of Gravatar we offer the post and comment writers the opportunity to personalize their posts with a profile picture.

By displaying the images, Gravatar has learned the IP address of the users, as this is necessary for communication between a browser and an online service. For more information about Gravatar’s collection and use of the data, see the Automattic Privacy Notice: https://automattic.com/privacy/.

If users do not want a user picture linked to their email address on Gravatar to appear in the comments, you should use an email address that is not registered with Gravatar to comment. We also point out that it is also possible to use an anonymous or even no e-mail address if the users do not want their own e-mail address to be sent to Gravatar. Users can completely prevent the transfer of data by not using our commenting system.

WordFence Security Plugin

This site uses WordFence, a WordPress firewall (technical protection device) to ward off hacker attacks. Since datenschmutz.net is due to the popularity of the site regularly target of various, mostly automated hacker attacks, the operator of the site has a legitimate interest in setting appropriate safeguards.

To use WordFence DSGVO compliant, we have earned data processing revenue from Defiant Technologies, 6814 Academy Parkway W Ne Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA. WordFence complies with all requirements of the DSGVO as a Data Processor and is subject to the provisions of the Privacy Shield.

Detailed information on the handling of cookies, IP address and deletion deadlines are available on the provider’s GDPR portal: Wordfence and GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation