1. Collection, processing and use of personal data when accessing our website
You can visit our website without giving us any information about yourself. We will only store data without reference to individuals such as the name of your Internet Service Provider, the page that you are visiting from or the name of the requested webpage. These data will be analyzed to further improve our services and won’t allow any conclusion on your person.
Other than that, personal data will not be processed, unless you expressly consented into such further processing.
2. Cookie Usage
The following types of cookies are used on our website:
- __utmz tracks where a visitor came from (search engine, search keyword, link)
- __utma tracks each user's amount of visits, and the time of the first, the previous, and the current visit.
- __utmb and __utmc are used to track how long you stay on a site - when a visit starts and approximately ends.
You may refuse to store cookies by changing the settings on your browser. However, we would like to point out, that you may not able to use all features of this website when doing so.
3. Collection, processing and use of personal data in using our services
Personal data is only collected if you provide such data to us voluntarily for gaining access to specific services. Personal date provided by you without your prior consent (section 4) will be used only for providing our services, namely the facilitation of domain registrations of the TLD “.com.de”.
3a. Data we are interested in your domain registration charge for
Under "Signup for a domain”, you will have the opportunity to tell us that you are interested in registering a specific domain. We would like to ask you to provide us with your e-mail address and the domain name, which you want to register.
3b. How does CentralNic use this data?
After closing the so-called "sunrise period", ie a possibility for trademark holder to register a specific domain name, we will use your e-mail address as well as the domain name, which you’ve told us, to inform you if and where the desired domain can be registered. No further usage of that data will take place. After receiving the above mentioned e-mail, the respective data will be deleted.
4. Consented data usage
A more extensive collection, processing or use of your personal information without your consent does not occur.
The user has the option to order a newsletter under „News". This newsletter will provide you with news & alerts about .com.de on an irregular basis. To receive our newsletter we would like to ask you for your email address.
After receiving your e-mail address, we would like to ask you for your confirmation, which is needed, so that we can make sure, that you actually want to receive our newsletter. To do so, just click a link that you find in the confirmation email. Then you will receive another confirmation email. From now on, you will receive our newsletter.
Of course you can cancel your subscription at any time. You will find a link in every newsletter. Just by clicking that link, you can tell us that you do not like to receive further newsletters from us.
5. Disclosure of personal data
A transfer of personal data will not take place without prior consent by the respective user.
You have a right to information about your stored data, and the right to correct, block or delete such data. To do so, please contact our Data Protection Officer (section 7).
7. Questions about Data Security
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal information, the disclosure, correction, blocking or deletion of data and revocation of consents granted.