SVIPLS attaches great importance to the protection of their users’ personal data. All personal information (title, name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, and locations) submitted by users is collected, stored, and processed exclusively in accordance with the country-specific legal provisions concerning data protection.
Server log files
For technical reasons, each time you access the Website, SVIPLS or its webspace provider collects the
- Name of the Website accessed
- Browser type and operating system used
- Page previously visited
- IP address
This data is stored for prosecution purposes in the event of illegal activities, and may also be used for statistical analyses for the optimization of our Website.
Cookies are small text files that enable the recognition of a specific device. They are primarily used to optimize ease-of-use and our Website’s offering. Users can delete cookies in their browser settings and prevent their storage in the future; however, they may not be able to use the full functionality of svipls.swiss.
SVIPLS offers its users the option of contacting SVIPLS via e-mail (optionally via a contact form), telephone, or similar. In this case, information provided by the user is stored for the further processing of queries. This information is not passed on to third parties.
svipls.swiss incorporates a blog, on which users can post their comments. For our security, we save the IP addresses of any users posting comments, in order to identify the author in the event of inappropriate comments. This is in the interest of SVIPLS, since the company itself may be held responsible for any such comments.
SVIPLS uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter “Google”), which stores cookies that provide information about the use of the Website. This data, including the user’s IP address, is transmitted to Google’s servers.
According to statements made by Google, the data that is collected by Google Analytics is not associated with any other data held by Google.
Users can delete cookies in their browser settings and prevent their storage in the future; however, they may not be able to use the full functionality of svipls.swiss.
Users can also disable the analytics tool by downloading and installing a browser add-on available from Google: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
SVIPLS uses the “+1” button from Google on its Website. Each time a page is called with this button, a link is established with Google’s servers. According to Google, no personal data is collected if the button is not used and the user is also not logged in to Google. Otherwise, data, including the IP address, may be transmitted to Google and associated with a Google account. Information about how data is collected with the “+1” button can be found on Google’s Website: https://developers.google.com/+/web/buttons-policy
SVIPLS uses components from Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (hereinafter “Facebook”) on its Website (e.g. Facebook Connect and Facebook social plug-ins). For each page view of a page with such components, a link is established to Facebook’s servers. This enables Facebook to identify the Website the user in question has visited and to store other data, such as the IP address. If the user is also logged on to Facebook, Facebook may also associate the data with the user’s Facebook account. If the user wants to prevent this, they must log off Facebook before visiting the page.
More information about how Facebook processes data can be found on Facebook’s Website: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
SVIPLS uses buttons from Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA (hereinafter “Twitter”) on its Website. For each page view of a page with such a button, a link is established to Twitter’s servers. This enables Twitter to identify the Website the user in question has visited and to store other data, such as the IP address. According to Twitter, such data is stored in this way only for the purpose of displaying the button. More information about how Twitter processes data can be found on Twitter’s Website: https://twitter.com/privacy
SVIPLS uses components from the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (hereinafter “LinkedIn”). For each page view of a page with such a component, a link is established to LinkedIn’s servers. According to LinkedIn, no personal data is collected if the components are not used and the user is also not logged in to LinkedIn. Otherwise, data, including the IP address, may be transmitted to LinkedIn and associated with a LinkedIn account. Information about how LinkedIn collects data can be found on LinkedIn’s Website: http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
Third-party offers (e.g. YouTube videos) may be included on svipls.com, whereby the user’s IP address will be transmitted to the third-party provider for technical reasons. We have no influence over how third-party providers store this data. Clarification can be provided only where SVIPLS has this information itself.
Disclosure, revocation, and deletion
The user has the right to receive free of charge any information about the collection, processing, or use of personal data that is stored about them, and to request the correction, blocking, or deletion of this data, insofar as there is no legal obligation to retain such data.
Zürich, Switzerland – 01. January 2018