4.4. Cookies

4.4.1. Scope of data processing

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit our website. Cookies do no damage to your computer and do not contain any mal-ware such as viruses. Cookies contain a characteristic character string that enables a unique identification of the browser when the website is opened again. Some elements of our website require that opening the browser can be identified even after a page change. This website uses transient and persistent cookies.

  1. a) Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser. These include in particular so-called session cookies. These store a so-called session ID, with which different requests of your browser can be assigned to the common session. When you return to our website, your computer can be recognized. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close your browser.
  2. b) Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may vary depending on the cookie. You can delete cookies at any time in the security settings of your browser.

4.4.2. Purpose of data processing

We use cookies to make our website attractive and user-friendly, to improve it and to speed up inquiries.

Some elements of our website require that the calling browser can be identified even after a page change. For this it is necessary that the browser is recognized even after a page change. These include, for example, log-in information and shopping basket functionalities.

4.4.3. Legal basis of data processing

The legal basis for the processing of personal data using the technically necessary cookies is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.

4.4.4. Duration of storage

Session cookies are deleted as soon as the browser is closed.

Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period.

4.4.5. Possibility of objection and elimination

As a user, you have full control over the use of cookies. By changing the settings in your Internet browser, you can set it so that cookies are not saved at all or are automatically deleted at the end of your Internet session. To do this, select “do not accept cookies” in the settings of your browser. In Microsoft Internet Explorer, select “Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings”; in Firefox, select “Tools > Settings > Privacy > Cookies”. If you use a different Internet browser, please refer to the browser’s help function for instructions on preventing and deleting cookies.

Please note, however, that in this case you may not be able to use all functions of our website.

4.5. etracker

4.5.1. If you have given us your consent, our website uses the services of etracker GmbH from Hamburg, Germany (www.etracker.com) to analyze usage data. Cookies are used which enable a statistical analysis of the use of the website by its visitors as well as the display of use-related content or advertising. Cookies are small text files that are stored by the Internet browser on the user’s terminal device. etracker cookies do not contain any information that enables a user to be identified. The data generated with etracker is processed and stored by etracker exclusively in Germany on behalf of the provider of this website and is thus subject to the strict German and European data protection laws and standards. etracker has been independently tested, certified and awarded the ePrivacyseal data protection seal of approval.

4.5.2. Legal basis of the processing

The legal basis for the processing carried out on the basis of the consent is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) GDPR.

4.5.3. Duration of storage

etracker uses persistent cookies, which are automatically deleted after a specified period.

4.5.4. Right of revocation

The consent for data collection and storage can be revoked at any time with effect for the future. For revocation of your consent, you can use the below link. Revocation of your consent will have no negative consequences for you.

I revoke my consent to process my personal data by etracker on this website.

More information regarding the data protection of etracker can be found here.

  1. Data integrity

We take technical, contractual and organizational measures for the security of data processing in accordance with the state of the art. In this way we ensure that the regulations of the data protection laws, in particular the GDPR, are observed and that the data processed by us is protected against destruction, loss, alteration and unauthorized access. These security measures also include the encrypted transmission of data between your browser and our servers. Please note that SSL encryption is only activated for transmissions made over the Internet if the key symbol appears in the lower menu bar of your browser window and the address starts with https:// The SSL (Secure Socket Layer) protects data transmission against illegal access by third parties using encryption technology. If this option is not available, you can also choose not to send certain data over the Internet.

All information that you transmit to us is stored and processed on our servers in the Federal Republic of Germany.

  1. Transfer of data to third parties

Data will only be passed on to third parties within the framework of legal requirements. We only pass on user data to third parties if this is necessary for contractual purposes on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b) GDPR, if this is necessary to safeguard legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR in the economic and effective operation of our business or if another justification pursuant to Art. 6 GDPR exists.

Within the scope of order processing in accordance with Art. 28 GDPR, we employ subcontractors for the provision of our services, in particular for the operation, maintenance and hosting of IT systems. We have taken appropriate legal precautions and appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure the protection of personal data in accordance with the relevant statutory provisions.

  1. External services including integration of social networks and third party content on our website

We integrate external services or content on our website. We have also included plug-ins (buttons) from various social networks so that you can use the interactive possibilities of social networks. This is done on the basis of our legitimate interests in the analysis, optimization and economic operation of our online offer within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.

When using such a service, displaying third-party content and clicking the social networking buttons, communication data such as date, time and IP address are exchanged between you and the respective provider for technical reasons. In particular, this is your IP address, which is required to display content in your browser. When you click a social networking button, note that social networking sites may associate your visit with your account if you are logged in to the social networking site at that time. Stabilus does not receive any information about data transmission or use by social networks.

It is possible that the provider processes your data for further, own purposes. However, since we have no influence on the data collected from third parties and their processing by them, we cannot provide any binding information on the purpose and scope of processing your data.

For further information on the purpose and scope of the collection and processing of your data, please refer to the data protection information provided by the providers of the services or content integrated by us who are responsible for data protection law.

The following list provides an overview of third-party providers as well as their contents and links to their data protection declarations, which contain further information on the processing of data and possibilities of objection.


  1. Your rights

If we process personal data of yours, you are affected in the sense of basic data protection regulation and you have the following rights with regard to your personal data:


  1. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change the data protection declaration in order to adapt it to a changed legal situation or in the event of changes to the service or data processing. Therefore, please inform yourself regularly about the contents of the data protection declaration.

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