General Notice and Mandatory Information
Announcement of the Responsible Party
The responsible party for the data processing on this website is:
Contact person: Prof. Dr. Marcus Niemietz
Universitätsstraße 60 (Exzenterhaus)
44789 Bochum, Germany
The responsible party decides alone or jointly with others on the purposes and means of processing personal data (e.g. names, contact details, etc.).
Revocation of Your Consent to Data Processing
Some data processing operations are only possible with your explicit consent. A revocation of your already given consent is possible at any time. An informal notification by e-mail is sufficient for the revocation. The legitimacy of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
Right of Complaint to the Responsible Supervisory Authority (Art. 77 GDPR)
In the event of a violation of data protection law, you have the right to file a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority. The responsible supervisory authority with regard to data protection issues is the data protection officer of the federal state in which our company is located.
Right to data transferability (Art. 20 GDPR)
You have the right to request that data which we process automatically on the basis of your consent or in fulfillment of a contract be handed over to yourself or to third parties. The information is provided in a machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible party, this will only take place if it is technically possible.
Right to Information, Correction, Blocking, Deletion (Art. 15-17 GDPR)
You have the right to access information about your stored personal data, the origin of the data, its recipients and the purpose of the data processing and, if applicable, the right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data at any time within the framework of the applicable legal regulations without any costs. In this regard and also for further questions on the subject of personal data, you can contact us at any time via the contact options listed in the imprint.
For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content that you send to us as the site operator, our website uses SSL/TLS encryption. This means that data that you transmit via this website cannot be read by third parties. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the "https://" address line of your browser and by the lock symbol in the browser line.
Server Log Files
In server log files, the provider of the website automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- Browser type and browser version
- Operating system in use
- Referrer URL
- Hostname of the accessing computer
- Time of the request to the server
- IP address
These data are not merged with other data sources. The data processing is based on Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR, which permits the processing of data for the fulfillment of a contract or pre-contractual measures. This data will be evaluated and subsequently discarded solely to ensure the smooth operation of the site in terms of stability and security and to improve our services.
Liability for content:
As a service provider, we are responsible for our own content on these pages in accordance with § 7 para.1 TMG under the general laws. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, however, we are not obligated as a service provider to monitor transmitted or stored third-party information or to investigate circumstances that indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information under the general laws remain unaffected. However, liability in this regard is only possible from the time of knowledge of a specific infringement. Upon becoming aware of any such infringement, we will remove such content immediately.
Liability for links:
Our offer contains links to external websites of third parties, on whose contents we have no influence. Therefore, we cannot assume any liability for these external contents. The respective provider or operator of the pages is always responsible for the content of the linked pages. The linked pages were checked for possible legal violations at the time of linking. Illegal contents were not recognizable at the time of linking. However, a permanent control of the contents of the linked pages is not reasonable without specific indications of a violation of the law. If we become aware of any infringements, we will remove such links immediately.
The content and works created by the site operators on these pages are subject to German copyright law. Duplication, processing, distribution, or any form of commercialization of such material beyond the scope of the copyright law shall require the prior written consent of its respective author or creator. Downloads and copies of this site are only permitted for private, non-commercial use. Insofar as the content on this site was not created by the operator, the copyrights of third parties are respected. In particular, third-party content is identified as such. Should you nevertheless become aware of a copyright infringement, please inform us accordingly. If we become aware of any infringements, we will remove such content immediately.
Unless otherwise noted, the copyright for texts and images is held by Hackmanit GmbH. The category images as well as individual images from the training, penetration test, threat analysis, company, blog and career sections are from iStock by Getty Images. As far as the content on this page was not created by the operator, the copyrights of third parties are respected. Should you nevertheless become aware of a copyright infringement, please inform us accordingly. If we become aware of any infringements, we will remove such content immediately. Further use and publication of the images by third parties is only permitted on the basis of the licensing terms of the copyright holder.