Security Information

1. When does http://www.diefabrik.org (diefabrik) use or process personal data?

diefabrik manages your personal data with the utmost level of confidentiality. We adhere strictly to the legal provisions of the Federal Data Protection Act and the Teleservice Data Protection Act when collecting, processing, and using personal data. As a general rule, it is possible to visit our website without leaving any personal data. In some cases, however, we will require personal data from you, namely:

when you place an order
when establishing contact with us

Naturally, you have the right at any time to rescind our permission to use or process your personal data for marketing purposes by sending us a corresponding notice. This can be done by mailing a brief letter to Stefan Hölldobler, Klingenstraße 20a, 04229 Leipzig, Germany or info@diefabrik.org.

2. What does diefabrik do with your personal data?

We use your personal data for processing your order, for delivering the goods, for processing the payment, to guard against the misuse of our Internet website, and to inform you about the status of your order.

Your personal data, including your residential address and your e-mail address will not be shared with any third parties without your explicit and, at any time, revocable consent.

3. Does diefabrik make use of cookies?

diefabrik makes use of cookies to help us make your shopping experience a pleasant one. In this shop the cookies provide us information about the contents saved in your shopping cart on your previous orders.

4. Are cookies hazardous?

There will always be a rumor spread that cookies can be very dangerous for your computer. However, cookies definitely cannot effect the following:

Cookies cannot transmit viruses.
Cookies cannot readout hard disk data.
Your e-mail address will not be disclosed through the usage of cookies.
Cookies cannot send unnoticed e-mails.
Cookies cannot be readout by other web servers.

5. You want to forgo the advantages of our cookies?

If you are not interested in our cookies and would like to forgo their benefits, simply click on the help function. The help function in the menu bar of most browsers will explain how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to advise your browser upon receipt of a new cookie or, additionally, how to delete all cookies accumulated and how to block receipt of any further cookies.

For example in Internet Explorer 5.0:

1. Select the “Extra” option in the Internet options menu.

2. Click on the “Privacy” tab.

3.You can now set whether cookies should be accepted, selected or blocked.

4. Press “OK”, to confirm your setting.