Privacy Statement of ecsec GmbH

ecsec GmbH acts as a provider of the present website and takes the protection of your personal data seriously. In particular, personal information will be strictly collected, processed or used in accordance with the legal regulations, espacially those of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the German Data Prothection Act (BDSG) and the German Act for Telemedia Services (TMG).

Responsible Entity

Responsible entity according to Art. 4 Nr. 7 GDPR for the SkIDentity-Management-Service is

ecsec GmbH
Sudetenstrasse 16
96247 Michelau, Germany,

represented by Tina Hühnlein and Dr. Detlef Hühnlein.

Please do not hesitate to get in contact with Dr. Detlef Hühnlein (detlef.huehnlein (-at-) for any privacy-related questions.
Further information can be found in the imprint of ecsec GmbH.

Purpose of the web offer and permissibility of the data processing

The present website is intended primarily for the provision of information and may enable you to contact ecsec GmbH via appropriate channels (for example, via a contact form or for the subscription of a newsletter).
Data submitted via the contact form, including your contact details, will be stored to process your request or to be available for follow-up questions. A disclosure of this data will not take place without your consent.
To send our newsletter, we need an e-mail address from you. A verification of the specified e-mail address is necessary so that you can agree to receive the newsletter. Supplementary data are not collected or are voluntary. The use of the data takes place exclusively for the delivery of the newsletter. Data collected for setting up the subscription will be deleted in the event of cancellation. Should this data have been transferred to us for other purposes and elsewhere, this data remain unaffected by the deregistration.
The processing of the data takes place exclusively on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 (1) lit. a GDPR). A revocation of your already given consent is possible at any time. For the revocation of the consent it is sufficient to send an informal e-mail message. The legality of the data processing operations carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
The data provided remain with us until you ask us to delete them, revoke your consent to storage or there is no longer any need for data storage. Mandatory statutory provisions - especially retention periods - remain unaffected.

To protect the present website and related personal data from accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or against access by unauthorized persons, ecsec GmbH uses state of the art technical and organizational security measures. For example, all communication channels between the system of the user and the present website are protected with suitable versions of Transport Layer Security (TLS). Furthermore the used security measures are continuously monitored and improved according to the technological development.

Protocol Data

To maintain the technical operation, the present website creates various technical log data. If in this context personal data will be captured, the affected person has the rights described below.

Links to other Websites

The present website contains links to other websites. These websites are within the responsibility of the respective website operators. When embedding the external links no legal violations were found. The provider has no influence on the current and future design of the linked page. Without specific evidence of violations the permanent monitoring of the external links is not reasonable for the provider. Upon notification of legal violations, the affected external links will be deleted immediately


Our web offers may use cookies. These are small text files that your web browser stores on your device. Cookies help us make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure.
Some cookies are "session cookies". Such cookies are automatically deleted after the end of your browser session. On the other hand, other cookies remain on your device until you delete them by yourself. Such cookies help us to recognize you when you return to our website.
With a modern web browser, you can monitor, restrict or prevent the setting of cookies. Many web browsers can be configured to automatically delete cookies when the program is closed. The deactivation of cookies may result in limited functionality of our website.
The setting of cookies, which are necessary for the performance of electronic communication processes or the provision of certain functions desired by you (for example shopping cart), takes place on the basis of Art. 6 lit. f GDPR. As the operator of this website, we have a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for the user-friendly design and technically error-free and smooth delivery of our services.

Web Analysis with Matomo (formerly Piwik)

This website may use the web analytics service Matomo. Matomo is an open source solution that operates in a secure environment of ecsec GmbH.
Matomo uses "Cookies" as described above and stores your IP address in a "shortened" and thus pseudonymised form (eg 192.168.yyy.zzz) in order to generate anonymised user profiles that may be used to analyse and optimise the website. Cookies from Matomo remain on your device until you delete them.
The data collected in Matomo will not be shared or linked to other data and services. In addition, the storage of Cookies by your web browser can be prevented in principle, but some functions of this website could be limited thereby.

Social Media

If "Social Media Buttons" are included in this web offer, it is either a static link to a corresponding profile on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn etc. or the privacy-friendly "Shariff" solution is used. As a result, these buttons are integrated on the website only as a graphic that contains a link to the website of the button provider. Only by clicking on the graphic you will be forwarded to the services of the respective provider and only then your data will be sent to the respective provider. If you do not click the buttons, there will be no data exchange between your browser and the providers of the social media buttons. Information about the collection and use of your data in the social networks can be found in the respective terms of use of the respective providers. Further information on the privacy-friendly Shariff solution can be found at

Rights of the Concerned Person

The user can revoke the agreement concerning the processing of personal data at any time. The user has the right to obtain information about the type and scope of the stored personal data and the origin of the data and may request its data in a structured and machine-readable format. For further questions the user may use the contact data under the section „Responsible entity“.

Data Protection Supervisory

The responsible Data Protection Inspectorate according to Art. 51 GDPR for the present website is the

Landesamt für Datenschutzaufsicht
Promenade 27
91522 Ansbach