1. Responsible and general information
Your data will be processed by Axel Springer SE, Axel-Springer-Strasse 65, 10888 Berlin, phone: +49 30 2591 0, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (service provider within the meaning of the Telemedia Act (TMG) and person in charge) This is what we mean when we use phrases such as “we” or “us.” By “mission: truth” we mean in this document www.mission-truth.com, www.mission-truth .de, www.mission-truth.net, in each case including all sub-pages, contents and functions available there (eg Internet forums, competitions) .Some parts of mission: truth are also referred to below as “online services” we also mean, as far as a website is mentioned below.
Our services are intended for the general public and not for children. We do not knowingly collect personal information from users who are considered to be children under their respective national laws.
2. Collection and processing of personal data
Typically, you can use online services that do not require payment or registration without providing personal information. In certain cases, however, we process the personal data listed in section 3. This basically only happens to the extent necessary to provide a functional website as well as our content and services. We also process personally identifiable information in connection with the use of mission: truth if you provide such information by yourself, eg. Eg in the context of a registration, a competition, a request to us, an application or the conclusion of a subscription or because of a different legal basis (see section 4). Unfortunately, if you do not wish this, you will not be able to take full advantage of our services.
3. Categories of processed data
As soon as you use mission: truth, our system automatically collects information from the computer system of the calling computer. It can u. a. the following data are collected:
– Information about the browser type and version used
– Operating system of the user
– Mobile Device ID
– Reduced IP address of the user
– Date and time of access
– Web analysis data / pseudonymous usage profiles (Cookie ID, Ad ID etc.)
– Websites from which the user accesses our website
– Websites that the user accesses through our website
4. Legal basis and purpose of the processing We process your data solely on the basis of one or more of the possible legal foundations. According to DSGVO, personal data may be processed in particular on the basis of a contract or for the performance of pre-contractual measures, in the presence of consent, on the basis of a legitimate interest or law and for the protection of vital or public interests. On the Internet, each device for transmitting data requires a unique address, the so-called IP address. The at least temporary storage of the IP address is technically necessary to allow delivery of the website to the computer of the user. We shorten the IP addresses before any processing and process them only anonymously. There is no storage or further processing of the unabridged IP addresses. Our servers also store your IP address for 14 days for your own security. Processing operations that are covered by one or more of the above-mentioned legal bases are processed if they are necessary to safeguard a legitimate interest and do not outweigh your interests, fundamental rights and fundamental freedoms (Art. 6 (1) f DSGVO). A legitimate interest is to be assumed if the data subject is a customer of the person responsible. Based on the processing of personal data, our legitimate interest is, in particular, to conduct our business for the benefit of all of our employees and our shareholders. Our legitimate interest in being able to offer you tailor-made products, informing you about our products, innovations and quality features, as well as constantly improving our services and products, and thereby also increasing our sales, is the legal basis for processing for the purpose of web / app analysis. For web analysis services, see point 9. We also rely on our legitimate interest to exercise the freedom of expression and information when processing personal data of the data subjects involved in our reporting. You may object to the processing on the basis of a legitimate interest at any time (see section 11).
In the event that the data is processed for a purpose other than that specified in the data collection, a compatibility check will be carried out in accordance with Art. 6 (4) GDPR. Further processing is only permitted if the original purpose is compatible with the new purpose or permitted on the basis of a separate legal basis. Recognized compatible purposes are u. a. the assertion, exercise or defense of civil law claims unless there is overriding interest of the data subject. In this case, we will inform you about the change of purpose. If the new purpose is incompatible with the purpose stated on the survey, a new survey will be carried out on the basis of a new legal basis. Again, we will inform you about the change of purpose.
5. Place of processing
We ourselves do not transfer your personal data to countries outside the European Economic Area, except in cases where it is permitted under the GDPR. Whether third parties, with whom you have your own contractual relationship (such as with Facebook, if you have a Facebook account) transfer data to countries outside the European Economic Area, is beyond our knowledge and influence.
6. Origin of the data
In certain cases, we also receive data because you have consented to the transfer to us.
7. Disclosure of your data to third parties
We only transfer your personal data to third parties if the transmission is necessary in order to fulfill our contractual obligations towards you and this can be seen at or together with another provider (eg in case of cooperation), we will pass it on in any other way are legally entitled or obliged, or you have given us appropriate consent.
To provide our services, selected personal information within our company may be shared with certain departments. This includes employees in the Accounting, Product Management, Marketing and IT departments.
In certain cases, we also use external service providers or affiliates who have been instructed by us to process data for us. Such service providers are contractually obligated by us according to the strict requirements of the DSGVO as a processor and may not use your data for any other purpose. For example, we use the following services: web / appanalysis. For web analysis services, see point 9.
The transfer of data to processors takes place on the basis of Art. 28 (1) GDPR, alternatively based on our legitimate interest in the economic and technical advantages associated with the use of specialized contract processors, Art. 6 (1) lit. f DSGVO.
If we are legally obliged to do so or if this is permitted under data protection law, we transfer personal data to authorities, for example the police or public prosecutor (Art. 6 (1) c DSGVO). The disclosure of this data is based on our legitimate interest in the fight against abuse, the prosecution of criminal offenses and the protection, assertion and enforcement of claims and that your rights and interests in the protection of your personal data do not predominate, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. , f DSGVO.
8. Cookies and similar technologies
We use two types of cookies. On the one hand technically necessary cookies, without which the functionality of our website would be limited as well as optional cookies, in order to make our website more user-friendly. The user data collected through technically necessary cookies will not be used to create user profiles. The use of the analysis cookies is for the purpose of improving the quality of our website and its contents. Through the analysis cookies, we learn how the website is used and so we can constantly optimize our offer. Further information on the individual analysis services can be found in Section 9 of this Privacy Notice.
Ads are mostly provided by third parties. They may use information about your visits, if approved by your device settings, to show ads about products and services that may interest you. Concrete contact information such as your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number will not be transferred under any circumstances.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by us at any time by means of an appropriate setting of the Internet browser used and thus permanently contradict the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies can be deleted at any time via an internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all common internet browsers. If you deactivate the setting of cookies in the Internet browser used, not all functions of our website may be fully usable.
9. Web analysis services In order to constantly improve our content and adapt it to the interests of our users and to display usage-based online advertising, we use a number of services that collect and evaluate data on our website. Insofar as these service providers are not themselves responsible for data protection purposes, they always process the pseudonymised user data according to instructions based on a order processing agreement. You can deactivate the individual analysis services at any time for the future. Below you can find details about the analysis services we use:
We have integrated Google Analytics (with anonymization feature). Google Analytics is a web analytics service. Web analytics is the collection, collection and analysis of data about the behavior of visitors to websites. Among other things, a web analytics service collects information about which web site an affected person came to a web site (called referrers), which subpages of the web site were accessed, or how often and for what length of time a subpage was viewed. Web analytics is used primarily to optimize a website and cost-benefit analysis of Internet advertising.
The operating company of the Google Analytics component is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351, USA.
We use the addition “_gat._anonymizeIp” for web analysis via Google Analytics. This addendum will truncate and anonymise Google’s IP address for the data subject if the access to our websites is from a Member State of the European Union or another state party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.
The purpose of the Google Analytics component is to analyze visitor flows on our website. Among other things, Google uses the data and information obtained to evaluate the use of our website, to compile for us online reports that show the activities on our websites, and to provide other services related to the use of our website.
Google Analytics uses a cookie on the information technology system of the person concerned. What cookies are, has already been explained above. By using the cookie, Google will be able to analyze the use of our website. Each time you visit any of the pages on this site operated by us and incorporating a Google Analytics component, the Internet browser on the subject’s information technology system is automatically prompted by the respective Google Analytics component for purposes submit the online analysis to Google. As part of this technical process, Google will be aware of personal data, such as the IP address of the person concerned, which serve, among other things, Google to track the origin of the visitors and clicks, and subsequently make commission settlements possible.
The cookie stores personally identifiable information, such as access time, the location from which access was made and the frequency of site visits by the data subject. Each time you visit our websites, your personal information, including the IP address of the Internet connection used by the individual, is transferred to Google in the United States of America. This personal information is stored by Google in the United States of America. Google may transfer such personal data collected through the technical process to third parties.
The affected person can prevent the setting of cookies by our website, as already described above, at any time by means of a corresponding setting of the Internet browser used and thus permanently contradict the setting of cookies. Such a setting of the Internet browser used would also prevent Google from setting a cookie on the information technology system of the person concerned. In addition, a cookie already set by Google Analytics can be deleted at any time via the Internet browser or other software programs.
Furthermore, the data subject has the possibility of objecting to and preventing the collection of the data generated by Google Analytics for the use of this website as well as the processing of this data by Google. For this the person concerned has to add a browser add-on under the link http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
10. Social networks
You can also find us in social networks of foreign companies, such as: B. Facebook or Twitter. In addition, we have integrated individual functions of these networks into our online services. However, you can only use both if you are registered and logged in to the respective social network. Please note that the use of the respective social network is subject to the conditions of use and privacy of this company, over which we have no influence. However, we are happy to explain how such networks process your personal information in this context:
We have integrated components of the company Facebook on this website. Facebook is a social network.
A social network is an Internet-based social meeting place, an online community that typically allows users to communicate with each other and interact in virtual space. A social network can serve as a platform to exchange views and experiences, or allows the Internet community to provide personal or business information. Facebook allows social network users to create private profiles, upload photos and socialize via friend requests.
The operating company of Facebook is Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. Persons responsible for the processing of personal data, if an affected person lives outside the US or Canada, are Facebook Ireland Ltd., 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbor, Dublin 2, Ireland.
Each time you visit one of the individual pages of this website, which is operated by us and on which a Facebook component (Facebook plug-in) has been integrated, the Internet browser on the information technology system of the person concerned is automatically prompted by the respective Facebook component, to download a picture of the Facebook Facebook component. An overview of all Facebook plug-ins can be found at https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/?locale=en_US. As part of this technical process, Facebook will be aware of the specific bottom of our website visited by the person concerned.
If the data subject is logged in to Facebook at the same time, Facebook recognizes with each visit to our website by the data subject and during the entire duration of the respective stay on our website, which specific underside of our website the data subject visits. This information is collected through the Facebook component and assigned by Facebook to the respective Facebook account of the data subject. If the person concerned activates one of the Facebook buttons integrated on our website, for example the “Like” button, or if the person concerned makes a comment, Facebook assigns this information to the personal Facebook user account of the person concerned and saves this personal data ,
Through the Facebook component, Facebook always receives information that the person concerned has visited our website if the data subject is simultaneously logged in to Facebook at the time of accessing our website; this happens regardless of whether the person clicks on the Facebook component or not. If such a transfer of this information to Facebook is not wanted by the person concerned, it can prevent the transfer by logging out of their Facebook account before calling our website.
The data policy published by Facebook, which is available at https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy/, provides information on the collection, processing and use of personal data by Facebook. It also explains which options Facebook offers to protect the privacy of the data subject. In addition, different applications are available, which make it possible to suppress data transmission to Facebook. Such applications can be used by the data subject to suppress data transmission to Facebook.
We have integrated Twitter components into this website. Twitter is a multilingual publicly available microblogging service where users can post and distribute so-called tweets, which are limited to 140 characters. These short messages are available to anyone, including non-Twitter subscribers. The tweets are also displayed to the so-called followers of the respective user. Followers are other Twitter users who follow a user’s tweets. Twitter also allows you to address a broad audience via hashtags, links or retweets.
The operating company of Twitter is Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA.
Each time you visit one of the individual pages of this website, which is operated by us and on which a Twitter component (Twitter button) has been integrated, the Internet browser on the information technology system of the person concerned is automatically prompted by the respective Twitter component. to download a presentation of the corresponding Twitter component of Twitter. Further information on the Twitter buttons is available at https://about.twitter.com/en/resources/buttons. As part of this technical process, Twitter will be aware of the specific bottom of our site being visited by the person concerned. The purpose of the integration of the Twitter component is to allow our users to redistribute the content of this website, to promote this website in the digital world and to increase our traffic. If the data subject is logged in to Twitter at the same time, Twitter recognizes with each visit to our website by the data subject and during the entire duration of the respective stay on our website which specific subpage of our website the data subject visits. This information is collected through the Twitter component and assigned through Twitter to the affected person’s Twitter account. If the person concerned activates one of the Twitter buttons integrated on our website, the data and information transmitted with it are assigned to the personal Twitter user account of the person concerned and stored and processed by Twitter.
Twitter always receives information from the Twitter component that the data subject has visited our website if the data subject is simultaneously logged in to Twitter at the time our website is accessed; this happens regardless of whether or not the subject clicks on the Twitter component. If the affected person does not want to transmit this information to Twitter, it can prevent it from logging out of their Twitter account before calling our website.
The applicable privacy policies of Twitter are available at https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en.
On smartphones and tablets, the aforementioned services are often not implemented by plug-ins, but by a device-internal “sharing” function. According to its settings, information can also be given to other social media service providers. Please refer to details of your device information.
11. Third-party integration
To illustrate and optimize our offer, we also embed services of the below-listed third party providers. This applies, in particular video and audio players, but also other embedded and appropriately identified content and partner modules such. Weather and maps, job boards, real estate, currency calculators and sweepstakes. In doing so, we do not collect any personal data nor do we transfer these to third-party providers. When integrating this type of offer, your browser regularly establishes a direct connection to the third-party servers and transmits data to the operator as it loads and displays the content. We have no influence on their data processing operations nor are we aware of the full scope of the data collection, the purposes and the retention periods. However, this is usually just the IP address of the users, without which the third-party provider could not send the embedded content to the respective user’s browser. The IP address is therefore required for the presentation of this content.
About the data protection you can inform yourself on the sides of the respective third-party provider.
• Facebook (Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland)
• Instagram (Facebook Ireland Limited, 4 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2, Ireland)
• Twitter (Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA)
12. Storage duration
We store personal data only as long as we are entitled to do so and the processing purpose is not eliminated. For the duration of storage of personal data, the respective statutory retention period applies. After the deadline, the corresponding data will be routinely deleted, if they are no longer required to fulfill the contract or to initiate a contract.
13. Contact details and your rights as a data subject
If you have any questions or suggestions regarding data protection or the enforcement of your rights as an affected person, please contact our data protection officer at any time:
Axel Springer SE
▫ Information and correction
You can receive information from us at any time free of charge if personal data about you are processed by us and also concretely which data about you are stored as well as a copy of the stored data. You can also correct and complete incorrect data.
▫ Deletion, restriction and the right to be forgotten
You can request the deletion and restriction of your personal data. Please note that there are z. For example, in the case of paid contracts such as the purchase of a subscription from mission: truth, there are statutory data retention requirements and therefore we can not completely delete your data in any case. In this case, your data will be marked with the aim of limiting its future processing.
▫ Data portability
If applicable, you also have the right to have personal data relating to you transmitted to you or another person in a structured, common and machine-readable format, provided the processing is based on your consent or contract and is automated. However, this does not apply if the processing is not necessary for the performance of a task of public interest or in the exercise of public authority delegated to the controller. You also have the right to obtain that the personal data is transmitted directly from one person to another, insofar as this is technically feasible and provided that this does not affect the rights and freedoms of other persons.
▫ Revocation / Opposition
Your given consent can be withdrawn at any time with effect for the future under the above mentioned. Revoke contact address. You also have the right to object to the processing of personal data relating to you on grounds of your legitimate or public interest for reasons arising out of your particular situation at any time. This also applies to profiling based on these provisions. In the event of an objection, we will no longer process personal data unless we can establish compelling legitimate grounds for processing that outweigh the interests, rights and freedoms of the data subject, or the processing is for the purpose of asserting, exercising or defending legal claims , If we process personal data to operate direct mail, you have the right at any time to object to the processing of personal data for the purpose of such advertising under the. o. g. Insert contact address. This also applies to the profiling, as far as it is associated with such direct mail. You also have the right, for reasons of your own particular situation, to object to the processing of personal data concerning you for scientific or historical research purposes or for statistical purposes, unless such processing is involved necessary to fulfill a public interest task. ▫ Complaint You also have the right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority as well as the possibility of seeking legal remedies. The supervisory authority to which the complaint has been submitted shall inform the complainant of the status and results of the complaint, including the possibility of a judicial remedy. ▫ existence of automated decision-making We refrain from automatic decision-making or profiling.
As of: October 23, 2018