Data privacy

The operator of this website takes the protection of personal data very seriously. On this website personal data are processed, which are collected when visiting this website and when using the software OmniControl, in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. The data is stored exclusively on servers in Germany. The data itself will neither be published nor passed on to third parties without authorization.

In the further course, the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of their personal data are explained.

1. Personal data

This section describes what personal information is collected and stored on this web server and when using the OmniControl software.

1.1. Access data of the web server

1.1.1. Logging the access

The operator of this website collects data about access to the site and stores it as “server log files” for a maximum period of 14 days. After 14 days, these stored access data will be deleted automatically. The following data is logged in this way:

  • Visited website
  • Time and date at the time of access
  • Amount of data sent in bytes
  • Source / reference from which you came to the page
  • Used browser
  • Operating system used
  • Used IP address

The data collected are for statistical evaluation and technical maintenance only. This is done solely with the aim of ensuring the reliability of the system and detecting or preventing attacks on the infrastructure. However, logfiles are handed over to law enforcement authorities on a legally legitimated order.

1.1.2. Cookies and analysis services

Both cookies, these are u.a. small text files that are stored on your device and usually contain personal data, as well as analysis services that in some way evaluate the access data of this server are not used on this website.

1.2. Access data of the software OmniControl

The software OmniControl may be used in its current version privately or for the purpose of a vocational or school education free of charge. Commercial use is permitted only with the prior permission of the author.

To license the software, the server receives connection data such as the IP and Ethernet address, the software version and the language set. The collection of these data is carried out with the aim of creating an anonymous statistics on the use of the software and possibly to lock outdated versions.

The personal data obtained in this way, such as IP and Ethernet addresses, are stored anonymously on the server. The anonymization takes place in the following way:

  • Ethernet addresses are anonymized and stored by single-use encryption.
  • IP addresses are translated into names using the Domain Name System. Subsequently, the names are stored without computer share. Thus, only the information of the network is stored by the computer is located. The IP addresses are then anonymized and stored by means of one-way encryption.

After starting the OmniControl software, an information window displays the license and privacy rules described here. The user accepts these by clicking on the OK button. If the user does not agree, he is free to terminate the OmniControl software at this point.

2. Security

Our technical and organizational security measures, with which we protect and secure all data against the access of unauthorized persons, are always kept up to date. Personal information is always transmitted in encrypted form.

3. Links to websites of other providers

This web server contains links to websites of other providers. The operator of this web server points out that this privacy policy applies exclusively to the websites of this server. We have no influence on the privacy of other operators and do not control whether they comply with the applicable data protection regulations.

4. Rights of the data subject

You can always get information about the processing of your personal data with us. The same applies to the right to rectification, deletion, limitation of processing and data portability according to the European General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR).

For this please contact by email to the address info (at) or directly to the person responsible according to german law § 5 TMG and § 55 RStV. This is:

Carsten Pieper
Hudemühler Straße 36
28329 Bremen, Germany
Email: pieper(at)
Phone: +49 421 165 27 90

Further contact details can be found in the legal notice of this website.

5. Validity and timeliness of the privacy policy

This Privacy Policy is immediately valid and supersedes all prior statements.

As part of any updating of this website or the OmniControl software, this page will be checked for completeness and adjusted accordingly.

Date: May 29, 2019 – 12:38