1. Contact details of the person responsible for data processing and company’s name

Data protection information relate to:

Responsible person:Elvirs Delic, Waldspielplatz 30, 82319 Sarnberg

2. The Purposes and type of data storage

a) Website visit

By visiting the website www.areyouhiding.eu your browser shall automatically send the data to our website server. The data shall be temporarily stored in log files.The following datawill be included and stored until the automatic deletion:

  • IP address of the computer
  • Date and time of the access
  • Name and URL of the file
  • Website, as the access point (referrer –URL)
  • Internet browser , computer system and internet access provider

The aforementioned data are processed to guarantee:

  • Easy access to the website
  • Simple use of the website
  • Security system assessment and other administrative purposes

The legal grounding for the processing of data is Article 6, paragraph 1, p.1 of General Data ProtectionRegulations (GDPR).  Under no circumstances will  your personal data be disclosed. Our website also uses cookies. The detailed information on data protection follow under section 4 and 5 of this statement.

b) Subscription to our newsletter

You will be asked to accept or decline subscription to our newsletter as applicable per Article 6, paragraph 1, alinea 1 of the GDPR. To receive our newsletter you will be asked to provide your e-mail address. The unsubscription is possible any time by clicking on the link at the bottom of the newsletter or, alternatively, by sending email asking for unsubscription.

c) The use of contact form

Should you have any questions, we suggest you contact us through the form that you can find on our website. You will be asked for your current email address so we know where to send the answers. Other data are optional.

The data processing for the contact purposes shall comply with Article 6, paragraph 1, alinea 1 of the GDPR  and your own will.

Contact data used in contact form shall be deleted promptly upon the completion of the action.

d) Twitter:

Our site also includes Twitter functions. These functions are provided by Auf unseren Seiten Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. By using Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, websites with your Twitter account and other users are published. And that’s where the data hit Twitter. Please note that we as a page bidders do not have information on the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by Twitter. Areyouhiding has no influence on the type and scope of the data as well as the type of processing and use or disclosure of data to third parties. It also has no effective control options. Further information can be found in the Twitter Privacy statement: twitter.com/de/privacy.You can change your privacy settings by twitter.com/login?redirect_after_login=%2Faccount%2Fsettings.

e) LinkidIn:

We use the “Share” function of the social network LinkedIn. The bidders are LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. If you press LinkedIn “Share-Button” and if you are logged in to your LinkedIn account you will be in a special window of the web browser in your account and you can submit an electronic post that is left as an option on our website with the addition of a commentary. Via a Plug-In, a direct link is established between your Internet browser and LinkedIn-Server. LinkedIn gets so much information that you from your IP address have visited our website. Additionally, LinkedIn is then possible to place your visit on your site and your account. Please note that we do not have information about the contents of the transferred (personal) data as well as their use by LinkedIn. Further information can be found in the LinkedIna Privacy Statement at /www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy.

3. Providing data

Your personal data shall not be disclosed to the third party.

However, your personal data shall be disclosed to the third party when:

  • You give your consent to it complying with Article 6, paragraph 1, alinea 1 of the GDPR
  • Providing your data is necessary for further operation and protection of them
  • In case, there is legal requirement to it
  • It is legally justified to ensure the performance of contract with users

4. Cookies

Our website uses cookies. Your internet browser automatically produces them and your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) stores them if you visit our website. Cookies will not cause damage to your device. They do not contain viruses or other damaging software.

Cookies store data related to the use from specific device. This data collection does not enable us to reveal your identity.

We use cookies to make your experience of our website better. To ensure this, we use seasonal cookies so we recognize your visit activity to separate sections of our website. By leaving the website they are automatically deleted.

Furthermore, we use temporary cookies stored for a certain time on your device. This means that when you visit our website again, you are automatically recognized by your data and settings so you do not have to provide your data again.

The cookies are also used for the purpose of statistical analysis and optimization of our services for you.  They help us to automatically recognize you have visited our website before. These cookies are deleted after some defined time.

The data processed by cookies are necessary for our data collection and they comply with Article 6, p1,a1 of the GDPR.

Most of web browsers accept cookies automatically. You can set your configuration not to store them or to signal them beforehand. The complete deactivation may cause dysfunctional use of our website.

5. Analysis tools

Google analytics

For optimal performance of our website we use services of Google Analytics, web analysis service provider of Google Inc. (https:/www.google.de/int/de/about/) (1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA; further referred as Google). In this regard, pseudo-user accounts and cookies will be created. The data generated by the cookies such as

  • Type/-version of browser
  • System
  • Referrer-URL
  • IP address
  • Server time

Shall be sent and stored to Google server in the USA. They are used for the evaluation of the website and  website activity report.  The data are not transferred to the third party unless legally required. Under no circumstances will your IP address be linked to other Google data. IP addresses are anonymous  (IP-Masking)

You may dismiss the installation of cookies. However, this will prevent you from functional browsing of the website in its full capacity.

You may disenable the data generated by cookies by installing Browser-Add-on (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de)

By clicking on this link you may block Google Analytics. Opt-out cookie will be installed to block data collection on your visit to the website. The opt-out cookie is active only for this website. By deleting the cookies in this browser you will be required to install Opt-out cookie again.

For further information on Google Analytics data protection visit Google Analytics Help (https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de)

Google Adwords

In order to statistically process and optimize performance of our website we use Google Conversion Tracking. AdWords installs cookies (see 4) on your device if you visit our website via Google Ads. When visiting our website via Google Ads, AdWords installs cookies on your device (see 4).

The cookies shall not be used for personal identification and shall be deleted after 30 days. When the user visits the AdWords client’s website within 30 days, both Google and the client may know if the user was redirected to the website.

Each Adwords client has their own cookies. It is not possible to track cookies via AdWords client website. The data stored by conversion of cookies will be statistically processed for the AdWords clients. By this, AdWords clients are given insight into the number of website visitors redirected via Conversion Tracking. The personal data will not be revealed. If you want to opt out of Tracking, you may block cookies in browser setting opting for cookies deactivation. You may also deactivate Conversion Tracking by setting your i.p. on block at www.googleadservices.com. For the instructions on data protection visit https://services.google.com/sitestats/de.html.

6. Social Media Plug-Ins

Our website uses Facebook, Twitter and Instagram  Social Plug-Ins applicable by Article 6, paragraph 1, alinea 1 of GDPR. Marketing purposes do not breach the law on data protection. Accountability for data protection shall be borne upon the advertiser. For the optimal visitor protection double click on Plug-ins.

a) Facebook

To create personal experience for you, we use Facebook Social-Media Plug-ins. To do so you are presented with ‘like’ and ‘share’ button.

By clicking on our website ad with plug-in, your  IP is directly connected to the Facebook server. Plug-in content is directed to your internet browser.

Whether you have or not Facebook account, Plug-ins provides Facebook with the data that you clicked on certain ads. This data (including your IP address) is, via interner browser, directly sent and stored to Facebook server in the USA.

Facebook may register your visit to our website directly to your Facebook account. If plug-ins is on ‘like’ and ‘share’ content are sent and stored to Facebook server. Apart from this, your facebook activity is visible to your facebook friends in the news feed.

Facebook  may use this data for advertising and market research. This contributes the evaluation of the website compared to ads as well as, to inform other facebook users on your activity with our website.

To prevent Facebook from collecting data via our ads you should log out of Facebook before visiting our website.

To get more information on the purpose and scope of data collected by Facebook and to check your data protection settings visit https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/


Our website uses Instagram plug-ins governed by Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA.

Plug-ins come with instagram logo(camera image).

 By clicking on our website ad with plug-in, your IP is directly connected to the Instagram server. Plug-in content is directed to your internet browser.

Whether you have or not Instagram account, Plug-ins provides Instagram with the data that you clicked on certain ads. This data (including your IP address) is, via interner browser, directly sent and stored to Instagram server in the USA.

Instagram, may register your visit to our website directly to your Instagram account. If plug-in is on your activity is sent and stored to Instagram server. Apart from this, your Instagram posts are visible to your followers.

To prevent Instagram from collecting data to your account via our ads you should log out of Instagram before visiting our website.

To get more information on the purpose and scope of data collected by Instagram and to check your data protection settings visit https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388

7. Legal rights

  • Pursuant to Article 15 of GDPR , you have the right to obtain confirmation as to whether or not your personal data are being processed, and, where that is the case, access to the personal data and the following information:

-the purposes of the processing;

-the categories of personal data concerned;

-the recipients or categories of recipient to whom the personal data have been or will be disclosed

-where possible, the envisaged period for which the personal data will be stored, or, if not possible, the criteria used to determine that period;

-the existence of the right to request rectification or erasure of personal data or restriction of processing of personal data concerning you or to object to such processing;

-the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority;

-where the personal data are not collected from you, any available information as to their source;

-the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling

  • Pursuant to Article 16 of GDPR, you shall have the right to obtain, without undue delay, the rectification of inaccurate personal data stored by our website.
  • Pursuant to Article 17 of GDPR, you have the right to obtain the erasure of personal data without undue delay when you object to exercise of rights and freedom of thought
  • Pursuant to Article 18 of GDPR, you have the right to obtain restriction of processing where one of the following applies:

-the accuracy of the personal data is contested by you;

-the processing is unlawful and you oppose the erasure of the personal data and request the restriction of their use instead;

-we no longer need the personal data for the purposes of the processing, but they are required by you for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims;

-you have objected to processing pursuant to Article 21 of GDPR.

  • Pursuant to Article 20 of GDPR, the personal data concerning you, shall be in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and you have the right to transmit those data to another controller.
  • Pursuant to Article 7, paragraph 3 of GDPR, you shall have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. The withdrawal of consent shall cease further data processing.

8. Right to object

You  shall have the right to object, on the grounds relating to your particular situation, to processing of personal data based on Article 21 of GDPR.

Where personal data are processed for direct marketing purposes, you shall have the right to object at any time to processing of personal data concerning you for such marketing. You may file your objection through email: support@areyouhiding.de

9 Data Security

Our website uses SSL (Secure Socket Layer) with 256 Bit coding. If your internet browser does not support 256 bit coding, 128 Bit v3 technology is available. Whether our website activity is coded will be indicated by key image on the status bar of your internet browser.

In order to maximize data protection in cases of accidental or intended manipulations, partial or total loss or unauthorized access of the third party, we endorse technical and organizational measures in its full capacity. Our security measures update with technological advancement.

10. Changes to the statement

This Data Protection Statement shall be effective as of October 2018.

Due to further improvement of our website and legal provision alteration, the data protection statement may be subject to change. The effective data protection statement printable form is available on www.areyouhiding.eu/datenschutz