Data Privacy

SoftART Zurich AG is the operator of the website www.softart.ch. We respect the privacy of your personal data. We deal with your personal individual-related data in a confidential way and according to the legal data privacy regulations and this data privacy policy.
Generally, the use of our website is possible without the declaration of individual-related data. As far as individual-related data (as name, address, e-mail address) were collected, this happens, if possible, on a voluntary base. According to our data privacy policy, this data is partly being transferred to third parties. Below, we inform you about the handling of your individual-related data.
We point out the data transfer through the internet (e.g. the communication via e-mail) can contain security flaws. A complete protection of the data against the access through third parties is not possible.

Cookies

When you visit our websites, we register your information with the help of cookies and tracking.
Cookies are information files which your internet browser automatically saves on the hard drive of your computer while you visit our webpage. Cookies do not damage your hard drive or can access on saved data on your hard drive.
Amongst other things, cookies help to make your visit on our websites easier, more pleasant and more meaningful.
Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can configure your browser in a way, that no cookies are saved on your computer or that you get a message whenever you receive a new cookie. Please note that the deactivation of cookies can lead to an incomplete usage of the functions of our website.

Logfiles of our Host Providers (Hostpoint AG)

To help Hostpoint AG provide their hosting services without technical problems and in compliance with the law, their servers create log files. These always include the following data about website visitors (some of which is classed as personal data):

  • IP addresses
  • Date and time
  • Protocol used
  • Any errors messages
  • Browser used
  • Accessed URL
  • Referrer

Amongst others, the information is used to retrace and solve technical problems, to find man-made errors, to parry attacks on our infrastructure, for the support of post-mortem analysis at hacked customer websites or also to generate visitor statistics for websites.
The data stays on the systems of Hostpoint AG unto the omission of the operational necessity and the expiration of the legal or contractually set period and are being automatically deleted afterwards. For most of the data, this is half a year at most.

SSL-Encryption

This site uses a SSL-encryption for security reason and for the protection of the transfer of confidential content, like inquiries you send us as site operators. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the switchover in the address bar of your browser from „http://“ to „https://“ and at the lock-symbol in the address bar.
When the SSL-encryption is enabled, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.

Contact Form

If you send us an inquiry through the contact form, we will save your information from the form (company, name, e-mail-address, website, comment) including the IP-address for the handling of the inquiry and in case of additional inquiries. We will not pass this data on without your acceptance.

Google Analytics

For analytic reasons, this website uses Google Analytics, a website service provided by Google Inc. („Google“). Google Analytics works with so called „cookies“, text files, which are stored on your computer and which enable an analysis on the use of this website. The information on your own use of this website, within the cookies (including your IP-address), are sent to a server of Google in the U.S. and are stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this website, in order to send a report on the website activities to the webpage operator, who in turn will be able to render further services, connected to the website activities and the internet use. Google might hand out this information to third parties, provided it was legally dictated or processed for Google. Under no circumstances will Google connect your IP-address with other data. You may block the cookie installation in the settings of your browser; however, then you might not be able to use this website to its full extent. By using this website, you comply with the processing of your data by Google, as described above.

YouTube

Our website uses plugins from YouTube, which is operated by Google. Operator of this site is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, U.S. If you visit one of our sites which include a YouTube plugin, a connection to the servers of YouTube is being established. In this process, the YouTube servers are informed about which of our sites you have visited.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to relate your surfing conduct directly to your personal profile. You can avoid this by logging out of your YouTube account.
You can find further information about the handling of user data in the privacy policy of YouTube.

Transfer of the Data to Third Parties

We only transmit your individual-related data if you agreed explicitly, if there exists a legal obligation or if it is necessary for the enforcement of our rights, especially the enforcement of rights from a contractual relationship.
Furthermore, we transmit your data to third parties if it’s necessary within the limits of the usage of the websites, the handling of your inquiries and the analysis of your user behavior. The usage of the data for this object transmitted by third parties is limited to the mentioned purposes.
The transfer of the data takes place for the purpose of the furnishing and maintenance of the functionalities of our websites. Therefore, exists our legitimate interest in terms of Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

Right for Information, Correction and Deletion

You have the right to gratuitous information about your saved individual-related data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing plus the right for the correction or deletion of this data at any time. For this and for further questions on the topic of individual-related data you can contact us at any time via the address you can find in the imprint. We can request a proof of identity for the handling of your inquiry.

June 2019

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