DATA PROTECTION DECLARATION
The data collected when you visit this website are processed by DOS Group SA (“DOS Group” or “we”) in its capacity as provider of this website as well as provider of services.
The protection of your personal data is of utmost importance to us. Therefore, we handle this personal data with the utmost care and in accordance with the applicable data protection laws.
This data protection declaration informs you about our data processing methods. It explains to you which data we process by accessing this website.
1. WHO IS THE OWNER OF THE DATA COLLECTION?
The owner of the data collection is DOS Group SA, Via Rime 38, 6850 Mendrisio.
2. THE DATA THAT ARE COLLECTED
2.1 In accordance with standard practice, certain data, such as IP addresses and other usage information, is automatically collected by our web analysis software and evaluated and processed anonymously. By using this website you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of such data in accordance with the terms of this data protection declaration.
2.2 Automatic storage
Our web servers automatically record each access in a logifile. User-specific data (such as the IP address of the computer used, the identification data of the browser used, the operating system of the computer used, the amount of data transferred, the name of the internet service provider, the date and time of access) and technical data (such as the name and URL of the referring web page, the time at which the website was reached via a link, as well as the search term if the website was reached via a search engine) are recorded and evaluated anonymously. This data is primarily required to make it possible to use our content (link building), as well as for internal system-related purposes such as technical administration and system security.
The user data will not be used for any other purpose unless the user has given his or her express consent to further data processing in connection with the use of certain services.
3. USE OF PERSONAL DATA
3.1 The collection of data is important for the development and improvement of our website as well as for the optimization of our service offering. The collected data will be used for the following purposes:
3.1.1 to enable the user to use the website (creation of a connection)
3.1.2 for internal system-relevant purposes such as technical administration and security maintenance
3.1.3 for statistical purposes, in order to allow the website to be tailored to the needs of the user, by means of an anonymous evaluation of general behaviour (see paragraph 4.3 below)
4.1 What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that contains data for technical control of the session and, in particular, to identify the user’s browser for the duration of the visit to the site. Cookies also allow us to adapt the website to your specific interests and to improve the functionality of the website.
Our web server places so-called cookies in the memory of your browser. These cookies allow us to anonymously assess your general user behaviour on the basis of the number of visitors in order to optimise the website.
4.3 Web analytics services
5. DATA SHARING WITH DIFFERENT ENTITIES
The personal data processed will not be transferred to third parties or otherwise passed on without your explicit consent. The information will be kept as long as necessary and will remain confidential. The disclosure of personal data to governmental authorities and institutions or to private persons who are entitled to such data on the basis of applicable laws, court decisions or orders of authorities, as well as the disclosure of personal data to authorities for the purpose of taking legal action or for the purpose of criminal prosecution, if our legally protected rights are threatened, remains confidential.
6. RIGHTS OF THE USER
6.1 Right of access and information
If you have any questions regarding the processing of your data, you may contact us at the following address: DOS Group SA, Via Rime 38, 6850 Mendrisio.
If the user wishes to contact us by e-mail, he must remember that these messages are not encrypted and are therefore subject to the security risks usually associated with these methods of communication.
6.2 Rectification, blocking and deletion / Revocation of consent
If the user wishes a rectification, blocking or deletion of data, he can apply in writing to the following address, enclosing a copy of his passport or identity card DOS Group SA, Via Rime 38, 6850 Mendrisio. If their deletion is not possible for regulatory or contractual reasons or according to tax or commercial regulations, in particular in compliance with the retention periods provided for by law, the data will be blocked and not deleted.
7. LEVEL OF SECURITY OF USER DATA
The data collected and saved are treated confidentially and, by means of technical and organizational precautions, protected against loss and manipulation as well as against unauthorized access by third parties.
The access information exchanged between your computer and our systems is encrypted. We assume no responsibility for any unauthorized access or loss of personal information beyond our control.
8. CHANGES TO THIS DATA PROTECTION STATEMENT
From time to time, this data protection declaration may be modified, for example in case of further developments of our website or regulatory changes. Therefore, DOS Group Ltd. reserves the right to modify this declaration at any time, with effect at a future date. We therefore advise the user to periodically return to consult it. This data protection declaration was last updated on: 24 May 2018.