Privacy Policy

This is the privacy policy for the website It describes how we collect and use your personal data.

This privacy policy is effective as of 2024-04-26. It may be updated from time to time, so please check back regularly.

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact us at

Who are we?

The data controller for is: ‐ Verein zur Förderung von Privatsphäre und digitaler Souveränität
c/o Klaus-Uwe Mitterer
Gartengasse 22/7/3
8010 Graz

Central Register of Associations (ZVR) Number: 1758485319


What data do we collect?

We collect the following data from you:

How do we use your data?

We use your data to provide you with the services you requested. This includes:

All of those are what is called "legitimate interests" in legal speak.

We do not use your data for any other purposes, including marketing, advertising, or tracking, we do not share your data with third parties (unless required by law), we do not use your data to create profiles or make automated decisions, and we do not cross-reference your data between different services or any other sources.

Where do we store your data?

We store your data on our web servers, which are located in Austria. We also use servers in Germany, but those are not public-facing and do not store or process any personal data.

How long do we store your data?

What are your data protection rights?

You have the following data protection rights:

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you.

If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at

Your privacy is important to us - after all, that's why we're all here - and we will do our best to respond to your request as soon as possible. Please note that we may need to verify your identity before we can respond to your request - we will not share your data with anyone else.

If you are not satisfied with our response, or believe that we are processing your data in a way that is not compliant with the law, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority in your country. In Austria, this is the Austrian Data Protection Authority ( However, we like to think of ourselves as nice people and will try to help you out directly, and are always open to suggestions for improvement, so please do get in touch with us if you have any questions or concerns.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They are widely used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies are stored on your device, and can be accessed by the website that created them. They are not harmful to your device, and do not directly contain any personal data, but are used by our services to identify you between multiple visits.

Cookies are used on some of our services to provide you with a better experience. For example, we use cookies to remember your preferences and settings - for example, to allow you to login to our services - and to provide you with a better experience when browsing our services. We do not use cookies to track your activity, either on our services or on other websites. In legal/technical terms, we exclusively use "strictly necessary" first-party cookies, which is also why you don't see any cookie banners on our website.