Additionally, we use your data to optimise our website and to make your visit to our website even more convenient, personalised and secure.
For the purely informative use of the website, i.e. if you do not sign up or transmit any other information to us, only the data that your browser automatically transmits to the server on which the contents are hosted is stored in so-called logfiles and processed as required. If you view our website, we collect the following data, which is required technically by us in order to display our website to you and to ensure stability and security (the legal basis being Article 6 subs.1 (f) of the GDPR):
- the IP address of the requesting computer
- the date and time of the server request
- the URL of the respectively accessed website
- where applicable, the URL of the website via which the user has gone to the accessed website
- the name of the requested file
- the page from which the file has been requested
- the access status of the web server (file transferred, file not found, command not executed, etc.)
- the browser type and version
- the operating system of the terminal device used
- the data volume transferred
The collection of this data takes place in an anonymized form only. The data collected therefore does not allow any conclusions to be drawn as to specific persons. There is no merging of this data with other data sources that could possibly create a reference to a person. At the most, the data is evaluated for statistical purposes and is automatically deleted after four weeks.
The servers on which www.pittjes.de is hosted, and on which the personal data processed during your visit to our website is stored, are located in Germany and are operated by Stadtwerke Schwerte in its capacity as the hosting service provider.
In addition, we use so-called ‘cookies’ on our webpages. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer when you browse our webpages. A cookie can only contain information that we send to your computer and through which we receive certain information-private data cannot be read by this means. This information is, in particular, your browser type and version, the URL clickstream (i.e. which webpages you have visited and in which order on our website), the date and time of your visit to our website and the cookie number. If you accept the cookies on our website, we do not have access to your personal information, but we are able to identify your computer with the aid of the cookies. On the basis of the cookies, we are not able to draw any conclusions to your identity. Only anonymized information is generated. We use only so-called ‘session’ cookies: These cookies do not remain on your computer. When you leave our webpages, the temporary cookie is also discarded. With the help of the information gathered we are able to analyse the usage patterns and structures of our website and to optimize the website by improving the content or personalization and simplifying the usage. We do not set any persistent cookies, i.e. cookies that are retained after you leave our website. For information on the use of such cookies within the context of the functional analysis of the website, see point 4.3.
Most browsers (e.g. Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, etc.) accept cookies by default. You can allow or prohibit temporary and saved cookies independently of one another in your browser settings. However, we expressly draw your attention to the fact that certain features are not available to you on our webpages and that some webpages may not be correctly displayed, if you disable cookies.
4.3 Web analytics with Google Analytics
Please note that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code “_anonymizeIp ()” in order to ensure the anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP-Masking). A person-related ability can thus be excluded.
You can prevent the collection and processing of your data by Google Analytics by either adjusting the cookie settings of your browser (see above) or by downloading and installing the plug-in offered by the following link from Google: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics. Remember to renew this opt-out cookie if you clear this or all cookies by your browser.
We use Google Analytics to analyze and regularly improve the use of our website. With the statistics we can improve our offer and make it more interesting for you. For the exceptional cases in which personal data is transferred to the US, Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework. The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.
4.4 Use of social media plug-ins
We do not currently use any social media plug-ins.