Privacy Policy

Version: July 2021

1. An overview of data protection


The following gives a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy found below.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?

The data collected on this website are processed by the website operator. The operator’s contact details can be found in the website’s required legal notice.

How do we collect your data?

Some data are collected when you provide it to us. This could, for example, be data you enter on a contact form.

Other data are collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure the proper functioning of the website. Other data can be used to analyze how visitors use the site.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent regulatory authorities.

2. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

If you use this website, various pieces of personal data will be collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.

Notice concerning the party responsible for this website

The party responsible for processing data on this website is:

Matthias Schöffmann
Keplerstraße 5/12
A-4560 Kirchdorf an der Krems

Telephone: +43 664 3826699
Email: matthias[AT]mschoeffmann[DOT]com

The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).

SSL or TLS encryption

This site uses SSL or TLS encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator.

You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from “http://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s address bar.

If SSL or TLS encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.

3. Data collection on our website

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in “server log files”. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

These data will not be combined with data from other sources.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. The website operator has a legitimate interest to ensure an optimized service provided free of technical errors. Therefore server log files have to be stored.

4. Plugins and tools


For optimizing loading times and protecting the infrastructure of this website, a content delivery network (CDN) is used. It is provided by CloudFlare.

All processed data are therefore passed through their servers all over the world and used for non-deactivatable statistics. Normally, the closest data center is used but the provider is also using data centers based outside of the European Union. According to CloudFlare, the gathered raw-data are normally deleted within 4 hours, but at the latest after three days.

The website operator has a legitimate interest in using this webservice for an optimized service. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 Sect. (1) (f) DSGVO.

Here you will find information on the collected data:

Here you will find more information on CloudFlare’s privacy policy:

CDNJS by Cloudflare

For improved access to static content like JavaScript and CSS libraries, this page uses the CDN service provided by Cloudflare.

For every page you visit, your browser makes a direct connection with Cloudflare servers. Cloudflare thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of is done in the interest of a fast, secure, and optimized transfer and presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

Further information about can be found at and in Cloudflare’s privacy policy at

Instagram content

Our website contains functions to display content of the Instagram service provided by Instagram.

For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Instagram servers. Instagram thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Instagram images is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

If you are logged into your Instagram account, you can click the Instagram button to link the content of our pages with your Instagram profile. This means that Instagram can associate visits to our pages with your user account. As the provider of this website, we expressly point out that we receive no information on the content of the transmitted data or its use by Instagram.

For more information, see the Instagram Privacy Policy:

Plausible Analytics

Our website uses Plausible Analytics, which is a GDPR, CCPA and cookie law compliant open source site analytics tool to count website visits, downloads, etc.

No cookies are used and no personal data — not even an IP address or browser user agent — is stored.

For more information, see the Plausible Data Policy: