The Flossenbürg Concentration Camp Memorial takes the protection of personal data very seriously. We want you to know if and when we store data, which data is stored, and how we use it. We have taken various technical and organizational measures to ensure that we comply with data protection regulations.
We have appointed an external data protection officer:
Potsdamer Straße 3
Technology consulting telephone: +49 89/919294-900
Our website pages may at some times use what are known as cookies in some places. They serve to make our site more user friendly, effective, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser. We do not collect any personal data via cookies. The majority of cookies we use are what are known as session cookies, which are automatically deleted after you leave our website. Only the cookies used to realize our anonymized visitor statistics are valid for a slightly longer period.
Storage of Access Data
Access data is saved each time you request data from our website. Each data set contains: IP address, previous page (if sent by the web browser), file name, date and time, amount of transmitted data, access status, type of web browser. The stored data is evaluated by us exclusively for statistical purposes. We do not pass any of this data on to third parties, not even in part.
We use Matomo, an open-source software for web analytics to track online visits. Matomo uses a cookie to enable the analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is stored on one of our servers in Germany and is not passed on to third parties. The IP address is anonymized immediately after processing and before it is saved.
Objection to Data Collection by Matomo
Your visit to this website is currently collected by Matomo Web Analytics. You have the option of preventing your visit from being analyzed and linked. This will protect your privacy, however it will also prevent the website’s owner from learning from your actions and improving the site’s usability for you and others.
Links to Other Websites
Our website pages often contain links to other websites. We have no influence on whether or not their operators comply with data protection regulations or other provisions.
Questions, Suggestions, and Comments
Since the internet continues to develop and there are often changes to the applicable legal standards, we find it necessary to adjust our privacy policies from time to time. We will inform you here about any pertinent changes.
Flossenbürg, April 4, 2023