Política de privacitat per les apps de Delta Chat

Com compleix Delta Chat amb el RGPD

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is often regarded as the furthest reaching legislation for privacy protection of users. On this page we detail how the Delta Chat app and website complies with GDPR requirements.

How data controllers (organizations) benefit from using Delta Chat in complying to the GDPR

This statement reflects the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as of 16.05.2018.

Location data

If you share your location in a chat, this location data is treated like other messages. Delta Chat will use your location data to display your locations to the other members of the chat.

Location data is collected even when the app is closed or not in use – for as long as you keep this optional features activated.

Privacy Policy for Website visits

Status: January 21, 2020

At Delta.Chat, we make sure that not only our messenger but also the Delta.Chat website is in compliance with the European General Data Protection Regulation (2016/679). Therefore, we minimise the processing of your data to the minimum necessary (Privacy by Design).

General information

The Delta.chat website does not use own or third party cookies, website analytics services, third party advertising and marketing services or the use of social media plug-ins. Data processing is limited to voluntary e-mail contact.

Responsible person

The person responsible for the data processing of this site in terms of the DSGVO and other national data protection laws of the member states as well as other data protection regulations is

Merlinux GmbH
Reichgrafen Str. 20 
79102 Freiburg

Your contact address for privacy issues at Delta.Chat:

delta-privacy@merlinux.eu

Delta mailing lists

When voluntarily subscribing to the Delta mailing lists, your email address from the input mask, the IP address of the calling computer, date and time of registration are transmitted. The processing of this data is solely for the purpose of processing the contacts and the delivery of the public community communication. As usual with open source projects, the shared messages can also be found in public archives. The legal basis for processing with consent is Art. 6 I lit. a GDPR. The user’s e-mail address is only stored as long as the subscription to the e-mail list is active. By unsubscribing from any mailing list, a revocation of consent is possible.

Rights of affected persons

You can request information from Delta.Chat about whether and how your data is processed by us. You have the right to object to the processing, which takes place on the basis of art. 6 I lit.e or lit.f GDPR. If the processing is incorrect or incomplete, you have the right to rectification/completion, cancellation and, if necessary, restriction of the processing. You can revoke the declaration of consent of the mailing list at any time. You have the right to receive the data in a structured common and machine-readable format and the right to complain to a supervisory authority.

Amendment of the privacy policy

We reserve the right to update the present data protection regulations in view of the constantly changing legal and technical situation.