We also add cookies to some areas of our website. Cookies are small data elements that an internet server can send to your computer, thereby allowing it to be identified during your visit to our website and making it easier for you to use our website. Cookies allow a site or services to know if your computer or device has visited it before. These technologies can then be used to help us understand how the site or service is being used, help you navigate between pages efficiently, help remember your preferences, and generally improve your experience in using our services. Cookies do not cause any damage on your computer and do not contain viruses.
Generally, two types of cookies exist:
a) cookies which are required for the proper use of the website. The legal basis for processing personal data together with the use of technically necessary cookies is Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR; and
b) cookies which are not required for the usage of the website and which are therefore optional. The legal bases for the usage of these cookies is a prior consent of the data subject, Art 6 (1) (a) GDPR.
Generally, in the case of cookies that are collected on the basis of a legitimate interest, our legitimate interest is to ensure the functionality of our website and the services included on it (technically necessary cookies). In addition, it may be that the cookies increase their user-friendliness and allow a more individualized approach. Here we have weighed up your interests against our interests.
Based on the cookie technology, we can identify, analyze and track individual website visitors only if the website visitor has consented to the use of the cookie pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (a) DSGVO.
You can set your internet browser to tell you whether cookies are being accepted or refused. For more information on cookies, consult the help files in your internet browser. Please note that deactivating cookies may limit this website’s functionality.
Cookies are set by our website or the external web services to maintain the full functionality of our website, to improve the user experience or to pursue the purpose stated with your consent. Cookie technology also allows us to recognize individual visitors by pseudonyms, such as a unique or random IDs, so that we can provide more customized services. Details are listed in the following table.
The length of time a cookie will stay on your computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a "persistent" or "session" cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.
|Cookie||Domain||Associated service||Explanation||Legal basis for use||Storage period||Category|
|connect.sid||biontech.de||Website operator||With this cookie, we can save individual comfort settings you have chosen and keep them available for your current and future visits to the website.||technically necessary||session||essential|
|_gid||biontech.de||Google-Analytics||This cookie assigns an ID to a user so that the web tracker can summarize the user's actions under this ID.||consent||ca. 24 Stunden||Analytics|
|_ga||biontech.de||Google-Analytics||This cookie assigns an ID to a user so that the web tracker can summarize the user's actions under this ID.||consent||approx 24 months||Analytics|
|_gat_UA-*||biontech.de||Google-Analytics||This cookie is the Google Analytics tracking cookie. This cookie saves a unique visitor ID, the date and time of the first visit, the start time of the active visit, and the number of all visitors that a unique visitor made to the website.||consent||approx 60 seconds||Analytics|