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Data Protection Policy

Who we are

“Discovering Eagle” is travailing project, founded by the owner of this website.

The address our website is: https://discovering-eagle.org.

Owner

Florian Meißner
Berliner Platz 6a
38550 Isenbuettel
Germany

Which personal data do we collect and why do we collect them

Comments

If visitors leave a comment on this website, we collect the data shown in the comment form. Additionally, we collect the visitors IP address and his user-agent-string (which identifies the browser) to support the detection of spam.

From the e-mail address an anonymous hash can be generated and be forwarded to the Gravatar service to check, if you use them. The data protection policy can be found here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After you comment has been cleared, you profile picture will be visible in public context to your comment.

Spam Protection (Akismet)

We do collect informations about visitors, who post comments on our website, which uses Akismet Anti Spam Service. These data contain the users IP address, the user agent, referrer and website-URL (as well as informations the user provided by himself like name, username, mail address or the comment itself).

Media

If you are a registered user and you do upload photos to this website, you should avoid uploading photos containing an EXIF-GPS-location. Visitors of this website could download photos from this website and extract the location information.

Contact forms

The data entered into the contact form will be mailed to our staff. Each E-Mail received is stored on the mail server indefinitely. No data won’t be stored in any other form.

Cookies

If you write a comment on our website, this could be a consent to store your name, mail address and website in a cookie. This is a function of comfort so that you don’t need to enter these data again, if you like to post an other comment. These cookies will be save for one year.

If you have a user account and login to this website, we will place a temporary cookie the check if your browser does accept it. This cookie does not contain any personal data and will be dropped if you close your browser.

If you login, we will place a couple of cookies to store you login informations and display settings. Login cookies will be dropped after two days, display settings after one year. If you select “Stay logged in” in the login form, your login will be kept alive for two weeks. During logout from your account, all login cookies will be dropped.

If you edit or publish an article, we will place an additional cookie. This cookie won’t contain personal data and just links to the ID of the article you are working on. This cookie will be dropped after one day.

Embedded content from other websites

Posts on this website could contain embedded content (like videos, images, posts, etc.). Embedded content from other websites does behave exactly the same way as if the user would visit this website directly.

These website could collect data about you, use cookies or could embed third-party tracking services and record your interactions including your interactions with the embedded content if you have an account on their website.

Analyses Services

This website does not collect any data for analyses services.

Security Logs

The IP address of visitors, user ID of logged in users, and username of login attempts are conditionally logged to check for malicious activity and to protect the site from specific kinds of attacks. Examples of conditions when logging occurs include login attempts, log out requests, requests for suspicious URLs, changes to site content, and password updates. This information is retained for 60 days.

This site is part of a network of sites that protect against distributed brute force attacks. To enable this protection, the IP address of visitors attempting to log into the site is shared with a service provided by ithemes.com. For privacy policy details, please see the iThemes Privacy Policy.

With whom we will share your data

This site is scanned for potential malware and vulnerabilities by Sucuri’s SiteCheck. We do not send personal information to Sucuri; however, Sucuri could find personal information posted publicly (such as in comments) during their scan. For more details, please see Sucuri’s privacy policy.

How long do we store your data

If you post a comment, it will be stored in a timely indefinitely manner including all its meta data. That way we can recognize and clear following comments automatically instead holding them in the moderators queue.

For user who register on our website, additionally we will store all personal data the user provided in his profile. All users are able to watch, alter or delete (username can’t be changed) their personal data every time. Administrators of this website can watch and alter these data, too.

Security logs are retained for 60 days.

Which rights do you have on your data

If you posses an account on this website or you have written a comment, you can request an export of your personal data including all data you have provided to us. Additionally you can request that we delete all personal data of yours which we stored. This does not include data we have to keep in order of administrative, legal or security needs.

Where to we send your data to

Visitor comments might be check by an automated service to detect spam.

This site is part of a network of sites that protect against distributed brute force attacks. To enable this protection, the IP address of visitors attempting to log into the site is shared with a service provided by ithemes.com. For privacy policy details, please see the iThemes Privacy Policy.

Contact Informations

See Owner. Request can only be processed if written in the english or german language.