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In order to protect all personal data from unauthorized access and misuse, we have put in place extensive technical and administrative mechanisms which are tested and improved continually.
Under the German Federal Data Protection (Privacy) Act you have the right to be told which data are held about you, and to have any such data corrected, blocked or deleted. At your request, we shall be glad to let you know what personal data (if any) we are storing about you.