Like most website operators, RBS collects data about visitors to our website at www.secureveal.com. This helps us understand how useful the website is and how to improve it.
You have many rights that you can use to control your privacy. RBS respects those rights. We want to help you exercise your rights, so you will find details on how to do so below.
Data Controller within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and applicable member state law is Responsible Business Solutions GmbH (short RBS); Hegelgasse 13, 1010 Vienna.
RBS is constantly improving its website and aims to make using it as easy as possible. For this purpose, RBS needs to know what information is most relevant to website visitors, how often they connect, what browser and device they use, what content is mostly read, what region visitors come from, and similar demographics and statistics.
RBS collects this information by using an automated tool called Google Analytics. This allows RBS to record and analyze how visitors use the website.
You can learn more about how Google Analytics works and the information it allows us to collect and analyze here.
RBS uses this data on the basis of our legitimate interest as a business in improving our understanding of client needs and preferences in order to constantly enhance our services and improve client access to information that RBS publishes.
You may at any time disable collection of your data by Google Analytics, as described here – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
The server that hosts the RBS website may also record requests you make to the server, such as the web address you open, the device and browser you use, your IP address, date and time of access. This data is used only for technical purposes – that is, to ensure the proper functioning and security of the website and to investigate possible security incidents.
The basis for collecting and using such data is RBS’s legitimate interest in ensuring the technical availability and security of the RBS website.
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. A cookie enables the website to remember your actions and preferences ‒ such as login, language, font size and other display preferences ‒ over a period, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
Other cookies allow RBS to track website traffic and users’ interaction with the website – RBS uses this data to analyze visitors’ behavior and to improve visitors’ experience. These cookies are placed and used by the Google Analytics tool.
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see www.youronlinechoices.com. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. But if you do this you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site, while some services and functionalities may not work.
If you contact RBS through the contact options offered, your details will be stored for a period of six months so that they can be used to process and answer your inquiry and in case of follow-up questions. Without your consent, this data will not be disclosed to third parties.
Statistical data about RBS visitors may be accessed by employees in our marketing and IT departments who are responsible for analyzing that data and for improving our website.
RBS partners who provide RBS with website content management tools or who host the RBS website may have access to technical log files.
The Google Analytics tool provided by Google LLC (a US company) has access to statistical data collected by that tool. Google LLC has subscribed to the EU-US Privacy Shield. Contractual obligations to ensure privacy are also applied to this provider, which you may read here and here.
Cookies are usually valid for a short term (a day, a week or a month), though in some cases they may remain valid for up to 2 years.
Your rights and how you may exercise them
In some cases you may have a right to request a restriction on processing your personal data or to object to processing of your personal data.
You may exercise your rights in line with the requirements of applicable EU and local laws.
If personal data is erased at your request, RBS will only retain such copies of the information as are necessary to protect our or third party legitimate interests, comply with governmental orders, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, or enforce any agreement you have entered into with RBS.
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If you think that the processing of your personal data has violated data protection law, you may lodge a complaint with the competent authority of the country of your habitual residence.
(Last update: 23.05.2018)