When you visit our website, information is stored on your terminal device in the form of a so-called "cookie". Cookies are small text files that enable the analysis of the use of the website, save settings and data in your browser and allow the adaptation of the website to your interests and the display of interest-based advertising on other websites.
When the website is called up again with the same end device, the cookie and the information stored in it can be retrieved.
Cookies consist of
This information is used to assign the user or the device. The maximum size of cookies allowed is 4 KB.
2.1. First and Third Party Cookies
Depending on where a cookie comes from, a distinction is made between so-called "first-party cookies" and "third-party cookies":
|First-party cookies||Cookies that are set or accessed by the operator of a website as the controller or by a processor appointed by the controller.|
|Third-party cookies||Cookies that are set and accessed by someone other than the operator of the website, who in turn is not acting as a processor on behalf of the operator of the website.|
2.2. Transient and persistent cookies
Depending on the validity period, a distinction is also made between so-called "transient cookies" and "persistent cookies":
|Transient cookies (session cookies)||Cookies that are automatically deleted when you close your browser.|
|Persistent cookies||Cookies that remain stored on your terminal device for a certain period of time after you close your browser.|
2.3. Categories of cookies
Cookies can basically be divided into three categories.
|Functional Cookies||Cookies that are essential for the functionality of the website|
|Comfort Cookies||Cookies, which increase the comfort of a website visit and store your language settings, for example.|
|Tracking cookies||Cookies, on the basis of which a pseudonymized usage profile is created|
2.4. Legal basis for the processing of the cookie categories
|Functional Cookies||The processing is necessary to enable you to visit the website [Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR].|
|Comfort Cookies||The legal basis is a legitimate interest [Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR]. The legitimate interest lies in the provision of convenience when visiting the website. You can object to the data processing at any time with effect for the future.|
|Tracking cookies||These are only set if there is consent from the website visitor for this [Art. 6 (1) (a) GDPR]. The consent is given via the so-called "cookie banner", which must be actively clicked.|
We also store your consent and, if applicable, your individual selection of cookies in the form of a cookie ("opt-in cookie") on your terminal device in order to determine whether you have already given consent when you call up the website again. The opt-in cookie has a limited validity period of 12 months.
Essential cookies cannot be disabled via the cookie management function of this website. However, you can generally disable these cookies in your browser at any time.
2. management of cookies via browser settings
However, we would like to point out that some functions of the website may not work or may no longer work properly if you generally deactivate cookies in your browser.
|WSESSIONID||Weblication||Necessary standard cookie to use with PHP session data.||Session|
|allowLoadExtern Ressources||Weblication||Remembers the user decision whether external components may be loaded automatically.||Depending on selection up to 30 days|
|allowTracking||Weblication||Remembers the user decision to allow visitor behavior to be tracked.||Depending on selection up to 30 days|
2. comfort cookies
|hideCookieNotice||Weblication||Saves that the cookie or privacy notice is not displayed again with each call.||Depending on selection up to 30 days|