LUKE FRANCKE

Your privacy on this website

This privacy policy applies to my website or any of my sub-sites that will link to this page.

In short: On this website I try to contrast other websites. I take your privacy seriously. This is what you can expect when visiting my website or sub-site that will link to this privacy policy page. I summarized the content of the privacy below right here:

Log files

being collected, but only anonymized IP address, e.g. 192.168.xxx.xxx and randomly created ID of the access (x-lima-id), Request method (GET), HTTP Status Code (e.g. 200)

Cookies

Some necessary cookies are used (for security purposes), they do not contain any personal data more

Encryption

Encrypted by SSL/TLS

Contact

When you contact me, some contact details (for example Email address, Name, data you entered or IP-addresses) may be transmitted and stored to fulfill your request

Web hosting

Data is stored exclusively in a highly secured data center in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
I have concluded a data processing agreement with my web hosting provider

I don’t resell any personal data I have. Ever. My website is and will remain free of tracking and advertising. I do not use Google services or those that compromise privacy.

(For more detailed information please read the legal version of my privacy policy below. This text just summarizes the full version and it is not intended for legal purposes.)

Privacy Policy

Effective Date: March 17, 2022

Last Updated: January 07, 2023

The operator of these pages takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. I treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

I point out that data transmission over the Internet (eg communication by e-mail) can contain security gaps. A complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.

Responsible person

The person responsible within the meaning of the data protection laws, in particular the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is:

Luke Francke
hello@lukefrancke.de
+49 15 67 8 75 65 09

Full contact details can be found here: Imprint

Your rights as a data subject

You can exercise the following rights at any time using the contact details provided above:

If you have given me your consent, you can revoke it at any time with effect for the future.

You can contact a supervisory authority at any time with a complaint, e.g. to the competent supervisory authority of the federal state of your residence or to the authority responsible for us as the responsible body.

A list of supervisory authorities (for the non-public sector) can be found at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Service/Anschriften/Laender/Laender-node.html

Collection of general information when visiting my website

Type and purpose of processing:

The web hosting provider stores log data of the accesses. In the process, the following data is collected for security purposes (including detection of DDoS attacks, access control, detection of brute force attacks and prevention of spam) pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR in conjunction with. Art. 28 GDPR, the following data is collected that is or could be personal data:

The following fields are stored, but are generally not personal in the sense of the GDPR:

In particular, they are processed for the following purposes:

I do not use your data to draw conclusions about your person. Information of this kind may be collected and statistically evaluated by the web hosting provider in order to secure the website and the technology behind it. However, the collected logs may be used and disclosed upon order of a court of law, upon request by an investigative authority, or for evidentiary purposes.

Legal basis and legitimate interest:

The processing is carried out in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR on the basis of my legitimate interest in ensuring the security and functionality of my website.

Recipient:

Lima City web hosting

Storage period:

The log data is currently stored for 7 days or less. The data is only read out in the event of explicit security risks, attacks, hacks, authority requests or technical problems.

Mandatory or required provision:

The provision of the aforementioned personal data is neither required by law nor by contract. However, without the log files, the service and functionality of my website is not guaranteed. In addition, individual services and services may not be available or limited. For this reason, a contradiction is excluded.

Cookies

Like many other websites, I also use so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit my website.

You can delete individual cookies or the entire cookie inventory. In addition, you will receive information and instructions on how to delete these cookies or block their storage in advance. You will find necessary information for cookie settings under the following link:

For other browsers please visit the website of the respective provider.

Storage duration and cookies used:

If you allow me to use cookies through consent or the technical necessity, the following cookies may be used on my websites:

Type and purpose of processing:

The purpose of using technically necessary cookies is to simplify and secure the use of this site for users. Functions of my website cannot be offered without the use of necessary cookies.

I need cookies for the following necessary reasons:

Legal basis and legitimate interest:

In these cookies, no personal data is stored.

Security and Performance

Server locations and server providers

I process your personal data exclusively in data centers in the Federal Republic of Germany and are therefore subject to European as well as German (data protection) laws. The provider of the servers used is currently lima-city of TrafficPlex GmbH. The servers of this site are currently located in Telehouse data center, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The server provider has no access to the data on the server operated by us and accordingly no access to personal data of the users. The provider has contractually agreed to maintain confidentiality about data generated in network traffic.

I have concluded a data processing agreement with my web hosting provider. This is a contract required by data protection laws, which ensures that this provider only processes the personal data of my website visitors in accordance with my instructions and in compliance with the legislation of data protection laws.

Page view statistics

Nature and purpose of processing:

I measure the number of page views with an integrated solution of Grav CMS. Only page views are counted. No IP addresses are stored or other personal data is transferred. The solution is GDPR compliant and is hosted on secured servers together with the system of this website. The use and collection of page view statistics is necessary to adjust server capacities, provide sufficient performance and keep systems up-to-date and operational.

Legal basis:

The processing of the data entered is based on a legitimate interest (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR). No cookies are placed.

Contact with E-Mail or other services

Nature and purpose of processing:

The data you enter will be stored for the purpose of individual communication with you. For this purpose, it is necessary to provide a valid e-mail address or Messenger ID and voluntarily your name. We can also collect IP-addresses, contact details like email-addresses or data you entered. This serves the assignment of the request and the subsequent response to the same. The provision of further data is optional.

Legal basis:

The processing of the data entered is based on a legitimate interest (Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR).
The information you provide will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and for possible follow-up questions. This can include IP-addresses, contact details like email-addresses or data you entered.

Recipients:

Recipients of the data: Luke Francke

Storage period:

Data will be deleted no later than 3 months after finished processing the request.
If a contractual relationship arises, I am subject to the statutory retention periods under the German Commercial Code (HGB) and delete your data after these periods have expired.

Provision mandatory or required:

The provision of your personal data is voluntary. However, I can only process your request if you provide me with e-mail address and the content of the request. For external service providers (like Threema), you need to check the provider's privacy policy for detailed information.

SSL Encryption

In order to protect the security of your data during transmission, I use state-of-the-art encryption methods (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.

Information about your right of objection according to Art. 21 GDPR

Individual case-related right of objection

You have the right, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of personal data concerning you, which is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR (data processing on the basis of legitimate interests).

If you file an objection, I will no longer process your personal data, unless I can prove compelling reasons worthy of protection for the processing that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves to assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

Recipient:

Luke Francke
hello@lukefrancke.de
+49 15 67 8 75 65 09

Full contact details can be found here: Imprint

Changes to my privacy policy

I reserve the right to adapt this privacy policy so that it always complies with the current legal requirements or to implement changes to my services in the data protection declaration, e.g. when introducing new services. The new privacy policy then applies to your next visit. The old version will be invalidated when the new version comes into force.


This privacy policy was created with the help of activeMind AG, the experts for external data protection officers (version #2020-09-30). Some texts were added later.

Latest Changes

I believe in transparency and want everyone to know what has changed compared to the last versions. These changes have been made:

January 07, 2023: Added details on how I collect and use page view counts

December 18, 2022: Removed a cookie from the cookie listing

December 14, 2022: More transparency through examples of collected data

October 30, 2022: Simple summary of the content of this page

October 8, 2022: Updates to wording

September 20, 2022: Updates to data processing purposes

September 9, 2022: Updates to the wording in the log-file section

September 4, 2022: Updates to the wording on the order processing contract

July 23, 2022: Changed some descriptions in log file section and contact section

June 16, 2022: Updated the 'Cookies' list, added a necessary cookie

June 10, 2022: Updated the 'Contact' section

May 19, 2022: Removed Cloudflare, update of the cookie listing

May 17, 2022: Improved structure and text understanding simplified, added some links as clickable links; addition of some text in the cookie part

May 10, 2022: New, easier to understand design of cookie listing, but no technical changes; updated contact details