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Privacy Police

The KSV1870 Nimbusec GmbH (hereafter referred to as nimbusec) provides shellray as an independent and charge free service that enables the scan of uploaded files for viruses and malware as well as the detection of webshells and rootshells.

By using shellray you agree to be bound by the Privacy Policy, the Service Level Agreement and the Terms of Use laid down by nimbusec.

To nimbusec the protection of your personal data is of highest priority. Products and services are constructed in accordance with the Austrian Data Protection Law as well as the Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation) /* COM/2012/011 final - 2012/0011 (COD) */ if this is to be implemented.
In the following nimbusec provides extensive information about the collection, storage and use of your data by using shellray.

Collection and Usage of Uploaded Data, URLs and Usage Information To scan for malware nimbusec uses uploaded files and URLs extensively, including storage, processing and analysing of uploaded data.
When using shellray no personal data is collected, sole exception:

  • information needed for scanning the uploaded data or URLs and
  • data of registration, eg called up content of provided pages, usage behaviour, internet protocol adresses, hardware settings, system activity, browsertype, referring URL, language selection, date and time.

Cookies and User Behaviour nimbusec uses Cookies, small text files sent by a website to your browser software but do not contain personal data. nimbusec uses cookies solely to provide a safer, more effective and user optimised service. Cookies enable nimbusec to identify the used browser and to creat offers conform to users' needs.

To analyse the use of the website nimbusec avails itself of PIWIK. nimbusec respects the "do not track" (DNT) function of the browser if you favour not to be tracked. Anyhow data collected by PIWIK is not passed on to any third party.

Analysts or automatic analyse programs scan the uploaded files for malware and use them to modify and improve the antivirus engine. nimbusec is free to store, use and edit provided files with all included data as well as to share it with the anti-malware and security industry. Furthermore nimbusec reserves the right to publish anonymised collected key figures (information).

Changes and Updates of this Privacy Policy Modifications of this Privacy Policy are announced on this page.
Last modified on June 13th, 2014.

Contact Information For further questions to this Privacy Policy please contact us via
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KSV1870 Nimbusec GmbH
Kaisergasse 16b
4020 Linz