The protection of your personal data is a major concern of ours. The University for Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) places great emphasis on protecting the privacy of the users of its website. For that reason BOKU processes data exclusively in compliance with the GDPR and the Austrian Data Protection Act [Datenschutzgesetz/DSG]. This is why we are informing you in the following about which data we collect when you visit our website and for what purposes we process and use it.
When retrieving the Publicly Accessible ICY15 Website those types of data are collected which are automatically transmitted during the use of the website. This data is logged in server log files and systems for the purposes of error analysis. This data includes:
The log files are stored for a period of three months.
BOKU processes this information for the purpose of creating anonymised user statistics, warranting proper operations and monitoring the performance of the website.
The ICY15 website uses so-called cookies. These are small data units which are stored on the end user’s terminal device when they visit the ICY15 website.
This allows the website to remember certain entries and settings (e.g. login) for a certain period of time for as long as the cookie is saved.
Cookies may be deleted at any time via the relevant settings in the web browser. Moreover, cookies may also be generally deactivated via the relevant browser settings, however this may lead to restrictions in the usability of the ICY15 website in some cases.
BOKU respects Do Not Track requirements.