Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously and endeavor to make the use of our website safe. We guarantee that we comply with the statutory data protection regulations.

Please read this privacy statement carefully.

Applicability

With this declaration, the Tempest GmbH, Bahnhofstrasse 20, Zug 6300, Switzerland (hereinafter referred to as “Tempest”, “we” or “us”) informs the users of the website https://tempest.app/de/ in accordance with the provisions of the Basic Data Protection Regulation (hereinafter referred to as “GDPR”) about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data.

Responsible for data protection:

Tempest GmbH
Bahnhofstrasse 20
Zug 6300
Switzerland
Tel: +41 44 586 4682
E-Mail: legal@tempest.app

Definitions

The following definitions are used in this privacy statement:

Personal Data

Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (hereinafter referred to as “data subject”). For example, the following data are personal data: Name, home address, IP addresses, location data, Internet usage data, etc.

Processing

Processing means any operation carried out with or without the aid of automated processes relating to personal data, such as collection, organization, sorting, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure, limitation, erasure or destruction.

Data Subject

The data subject is an identified or identifiable natural person whose personal data are processed. This includes, for instance, visitors to our website.

Consent

Any voluntary, informed and unequivocal statement of intent, in the form of a statement, in which the data subject indicates his or her consent to the processing of personal data concerning him or her.

Controller

The data controller is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of the processing of personal data.

Processor

The processor is the natural or legal person who processes personal data on behalf of the data controller. The processor is subject to the instructions of the person responsible and is contractually bound by us to process the data in accordance with data protection law.

The following data is collected

Access date

When you visit our website, our web server (computer, on which this website is stored) automatically saves the following data in so-called web server log files:

    • IP address
    • Date and time of website access
    • Browser and browser version
    • the operating system
  • the address (URL) of the previously visited page (referrer URL)

This data is used to further improve our website and for possible troubleshooting. The web server log files are stored for a maximum of 52 weeks and are then automatically deleted. If there is a concrete illegal use of our website, this data will be viewed for the purpose of possible prosecution and will eventually be further processed.

Pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR, the legal basis is that we have a legitimate interest in ensuring the error-free operation of this website by recording web server log files and making our services available to you.

Contact via contact form, by e-mail, by chatbot

In case you want to contact us (via the contact form on our website, by e-mail or via the chatbot) we process your personal data exclusively for the purpose of establishing contact, answering your request or concluding contracts.

In accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR, the legal basis is that we have a legitimate interest in responding to your requests. If the purpose of your contacting is to conclude a contract, the processing of your personal data is based on the implementation of pre-contractual measures pursuant to Art 6 (1) (b) GDPR.

Cookies

We use “cookies” on our website to store user-specific data. A “cookie” is a small text file that is exchanged between a web browser and a web server. This enables our website to recognize you as a user when a connection is established between our web server and your browser. Cookies help us to determine the frequency of use and the number of users of our Internet pages. The content of the cookies we use is limited to an identification number that no longer allows any personal reference to the user. The main purpose of a cookie is to recognize visitors to the website.

Two types of cookies are used on this website:

    • Session cookies (transient cookies): These temporary cookies remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave our website and are automatically deleted at the end of your visit.
  • Persistent Cookies: For better usability, these cookies remain stored on your device and allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.

You can set your bowser in a way, so that you get informed, when cookies are set. You can also allow cookies only for certain cases, accept cookies

You can set your browser so that you get informed, when cookies are set and only allow cookies in individual or a specific kind of cases, or generally exclude them. You can also activate the automatic deletion of cookies, when the browser is closed. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted and you may not be able to use all the functions of this website.

We use cookies to make our website more user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.

Here you will find specific instructions for the most common browsers:

Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=de

Morzilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/de/kb/Cookies-von-Drittanbietern-blockieren

Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/de-de/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

Pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR, the legal basis is that we have a legitimate interest in further improving the services offered on the website.

Google Analytics

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as “Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies” (see point 5.). The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will generally be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google in advance within the member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA, where it will be shortened. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator.

The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google.

You can prevent cookies from being saved by making the appropriate settings in your browser software. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

If you disable cookies, the functionality of this website may be limited and you may not be able to use all the features of this website.

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()”. This means that IP addresses are shortened for further processing and that it is not possible to identify you personally. If the data collected about you is personally related, this will be excluded immediately and the personal data is deleted without delay.

We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website and to improve it regularly. The statistics obtained allow us to improve our services and make them more interesting for you as a user. For the exceptional cases, in which personal data is transferred to the USA, Google has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield: https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework.

Third Party information: Google Dublin, Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001;

Terms of use: http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html;

Data protection overview: http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/learn/privacy.html;

as well as the Privacy Statement: http://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy.

Pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR, the legal basis is that we have a legitimate interest in further improving the content of the website and making it more user-friendly.

Data security

The security of your personal data is of particular concern to us. Therefore, we take all appropriate technical and organizational measures in accordance with Art 32 GDPR, taking into account the state of the art, the implementation costs and the type, extent, circumstances and purposes of the processing as well as the probability of occurrence and severity of the risk to the rights and freedoms of natural persons.

Storage location

Your personal data will be stored on servers of our IT partner (currently: Amazon Web Services) in the EU.

Transmission of data to third parties

Your personal data will not be passed on to third parties.

Your rights

You have the right to get informed about the personal data processed by us. Furthermore, you have the right to rectificate, object, delete, or restrict the processing and transferring your data. You have the right to revoke your consent at any time. You can exercise your rights against us both by letter and by e-mail.

You also have the opportunity to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority.

April 2019