All companies within the Daimler Organisation use technical and organisational security measures to protect the personal information supplied by you and managed by us against manipulation, loss, destruction, and access by third parties. Our security measures are continually improved in line with technological developments.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your information whilst in transit to our website and any transmission is at your own risk.
Where we have given (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access an account, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone.
Use of 'cookies':
If you click on the link to an offer or activate a social plug-in, personal data may reach providers in countries outside the European Economic Area that, from the point of view of the European Union ("EU"), may not guarantee an "adequate level of protection" for the processing of personal data in accordance with EU standards. Please remember this fact before clicking on a link or activating a social plug-in and thereby triggering a transfer of your data.
Cookies are small files that are placed on your desktop, notebook or mobile device by a website you visit. From this we can, for example, recognize whether there has already been a connection between your device and our websites, or which language or other settings you prefer. Cookies may also contain personal data.
Most browsers are pre-set to automatically accept cookies. You can change this setting by activating the setting *do not accept cookies* in your browser.
You can delete existing cookies at any time. You can find out how this works in detail in the instructions of your browser or device manufacturer.
We divide cookies into the following categories:
i. Cookies that are absolutely necessary (type 1)
These cookies are absolutely necessary for the functions of the websites. Without these cookies we are unable to offer you services, such as the vehicle configurator.
ii. Functional cookies (type 2)
These cookies make operation easier and facilitate website functions. For instance, we save your language settings in the functional cookies.
iii. Performance cookies (type 3)
These cookies collect information on how you use our websites. We use these to identify which parts of our Internet offers are particularly popular to consequently improve the offer for you in this way. For this purpose, please also read the section entitled "Evaluating usage data".
iv. Third-party cookies (type 4)
These cookies are set by third parties, e.g. social networks, such as Facebook, Twitter and Google+, whose content you can integrate using the social plug-ins available on our websites. Section 4 of our data protection information contains more information about the use and function of social plug-ins.
Evaluating usage data; using analysis tools
a. We would like to coordinate the content of our website as accurately as possible with your interests and consequently improve our offer for you. We use the following analysis tool(s) to identify user preferences and particularly popular areas of our websites:
b. When using these analysis tools data may be transferred to servers in the USA where it is processed. For this reason, please note the following: from the perspective of the European Union "adequate levels of protection" as per EU standards do not apply in the USA in terms of the processing of personal data. However, this level of protection can be replaced for individual companies by certification as per the so-called "EU-U.S. Privacy Shield".
c. If you do not want us to collect and evaluate information about your visit to our websites using the listed analysis tools, you can opt out for the future at any point.
We shall implement your opt-out by setting an opt-out cookie in your browser. This cookie serves exclusively to assign your opt-out. Please note that an opt-out cookie is only effective in the browser in which it was activated for technical reasons. If you delete cookies or use a different browser or terminal, you must once again opt out.
d. In the following section we have provided information about the providers of the analysis tools we use and the corresponding opt-out options:
i. Google Inc. ("Google")
Google has been certified as per the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield.
You can prevent the transfer, recording and processing of your data by Google. Google has provided information about this at the following link:
ii. Adobe Systems Inc. ("Adobe")
Adobe has been certified as per the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield.
Please click the following link to opt out of an evaluation by the Adobe Analytics product:
iii. [Placeholder for additional providers]
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