Automatic data collection via cookies
There are different types of cookies: session cookies are sets of data that are only temporarily held in memory and deleted when you close your browser. Permanent or persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a predetermined duration, which may vary depending on the cookie. The information can also be stored in text files on your computer with this type of cookie. However, you can also delete these cookies at any time via your browser settings.
The legal basis for possible processing of personal data using cookies and their storage period may vary. Insofar as you have given us your consent, the legal basis is Art.6 para.1 lit.a GDPR Insofar as the data processing is based on our overriding legitimate interests, the legal basis is Art.6 para.1 lit.f GDPR. The stated purpose then corresponds to our legitimate interest.
Cookies improve your browsing experience by:
- Remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page.
- Remembering information you’ve given, so you don’t need to keep entering it.
Please see the table for more information on the cookies we use and what purposes they serve:
|Legal Basis for Processing
|Preserves users states across page requests.
|Stores a unique ID (the HTTP Session token) for the duration of the user's browsing session on a site, allowing the site login functionality to work. This is strictly necessary for the functioning of the site.
|A yes/no value to indicate if a user accepts non-essential Cookies.
|Allows for authentication with Pydio, a service that provides file downloads. Only set if the user is logged in.
How to use browser settings to manage cookies
Most browsers allow you to make settings that prevent cookies from being stored automatically on your computer. In most cases you find these settings in the options or settings menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, you should use the ‘Help’ option in your browser for more details.