Information on how we process personal data on www.kiwix.org

Last Update: 13th June 2018

Please note: This privacy policy does NOT cover our subsites like wiki.kiwix.org or downloads.kiwix.org.

Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to generate statistics about the usage of the site. We are limiting the amount of the data collected through the following configuration:

If you prefer to block the tracking of your visit completely, you may do so by clicking the following link: Set Google Analytics opt-out cookie.

Tracking of backend usage

The backend of our website is exclusively accessed by members of our team and therefore password protected. For security reasons we track all activity in the backend (including all attempts to log into the backend).

Embedded videos

If you play a YouTube video that is embedded in our website (example below), YouTube is able to track your behaviour. However, as long as you do not play the video, no data is transferred to YouTube. (This solution is based on the WordPress plug-in «WP YouTube Lyte».)

Privacy information: If you play this video, YouTube can track your behaviour.

Your rights as a data subject

To execute your rights regarding your personal data as guaranteed by chapter 3 of the GDPR, you can contact us any time through info@kiwix.org.

Server logs

For any file request our webserver logs certain data about the device the request is coming from like IP address, operating system and web browser. However, this data is not used to track individual users, and it is stored only for a limited time period.

Website hosting

Our website is hosted by Cyon GmbH in Basel (Switzerland). For more information about how they process personal data on their servers, please read their privacy policy (available in German only).