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Privacy Policy for Doxygen

Last updated: 15-02-2024

Thank you for using Doxygen ("we," "us," or "our"). This Privacy Policy outlines the types of information we may collect when you visit our website and how we handle data in compliance with the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR – EU Reg 2016/679), particularly concerning third-party advertisements.

By using Doxygen, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

1.General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

We are a Data Controller of your information.

Doxygen's legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

  • Doxygen needs to perform a contract with you
  • You have given Doxygen permission to do so
  • Processing your personal information is in Doxygen legitimate interests
  • Doxygen needs to comply with the law

Doxygen will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.
  • The right of rectification.
  • The right to object.
  • The right of restriction.
  • The right to data portability
  • The right to withdraw consent

2. Information We Collect

2.1 Website Analytics

When you visit our website, we may use third-party analytics services that collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behavior patterns. We do this to understand how visitors use our website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. This information is processed in a way that does not identify anyone.

Legal Basis for Processing: Legitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR). Our legitimate interests are to analyze website traffic and improve our website.

2.2 Advertisements

Our website may display third-party advertisements. These ads may use cookies to tailor the ad content to your interests. We do not have access to or control over the cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Legal Basis for Processing: Consent (Article 6(1)(a) of the GDPR). We obtain consent for the use of cookies for advertising purposes.

3. Open Source Tool Data Collection

We are committed to privacy and do not collect any personal or usage data through the Doxygen tool. The tool is designed to operate without the need for user registration or the collection of identifiable information.

Legal Basis for Processing: Not applicable. Since no personal data is collected, no legal basis for processing is required.

4. How We Use Your Information

We use the collected data for the following purposes:

  • To analyze website traffic and improve our website.
  • To generate aggregate, non-personally identifiable reports on user behavior.
  • To display relevant advertisements based on user interests.

Legal Basis for Processing: Legitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the GDPR) for website analytics and advertising. Consent (Article 6(1)(a) of the GDPR) for personalized advertisements based on user interests.

5. Data Sharing and Disclosure

We do not sell or share any personally identifiable information collected through the website or the open source tool. Any data shared with third-party advertisers is in aggregate, non-personally identifiable form.

Legal Basis for Processing: Not applicable. Since no personal data is shared, no legal basis for processing is required.

6. Data Security

We take reasonable measures to protect the data collected from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. However, no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.

Legal Basis for Processing: Not applicable. Security measures are implemented to fulfill our obligation to ensure the security of personal data (Article 32 of the GDPR).

7. Your Choices

You can choose to disable cookies through your browser settings if you prefer not to receive tailored advertisements. Please refer to your browser's help documentation for instructions on how to do this.

Legal Basis for Processing: Consent (Article 6(1)(a) of the GDPR) for the use of cookies.

8. Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time. Any changes will be posted on this page with an updated "last modified" date. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically.

Legal Basis for Processing: Not applicable. Updating the privacy policy is necessary to inform users about changes in data processing practices.

9. Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at [email protected]

By using Doxygen, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

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