In order to use Dubsmash’s services you have to set up an account. With regard to the registration of an account and its subsequent use, we process:
The purposes of these processing activities are provision of our service, troubleshooting, in particular to improve the service’s performance and security.
For this, the legal basis is Article 6 sec. 1 sent. 1 lit. b and lit. f GDPR.
Your personal data is retained for as long as your user account is used. After deletion of your account, your personal data will be erased after 24 month. Statutory storage obligations or the need for legal actions that may arise from misconduct within the services or payment problems can lead to a longer retention of your personal data. In this case, we will inform you accordingly.
You may also use your Facebook account to set up an account for Dubsmash. Facebook Connect allows you to sign up and then log in very easily and quickly on Dubsmash by synchronizing the information of your Facebook account and the information required by Dubsmash when creating your profile.
We use our own technology that allows us to improve the service’s performance. This technology works by registering certain events in our database. These events may include start and duration of user sessions with the application, clicks on different buttons within the application, as well as user input like search terms.
We do not use your personal data for automated decision making which produces legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly affects you.
Your personal data may be disclosed to following third parties. Legal basis for the transfer of your personal data is Article 6 sec. 1 sent. 1 lit. b and f GDPR. We share your information t
We may disclose your personal data to contractors who assist us in providing the services we offer through the App. Such a transfer will be based on data processing agreements. Therefore, our contractors will only use your personal data to the extent necessary to perform their functions and will be contractually bound to process your personal data only on our behalf and in compliance with our requests.
Legal basis for the transfer is Art. 28 GDPR and the respective data processing agreement.
In the event that we undergo re-organisation or are sold to a third party, any personal data we hold about you may be transferred to that re-organised entity or third party in compliance with applicable law.
We may disclose your personal data if legally entitled or required to do so (for example if required by law or by a court order).
Within the scope of our information sharing activities set out above, your personal data may be transferred to other countries (including countries outside the EEA) which may have different data protection standards than your country of residence. Please note that data processed in a foreign country may be subject to foreign laws and accessible to foreign governments, courts, law enforcement, and regulatory agencies. However, we will endeavour to take reasonable measures to keep up an adequate level of data protection also when sharing your personal data with such countries.
We have reasonable state of the art security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of personal data under our control. For example, our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorised personnel have access to personal data. Whilst we cannot ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of information will never occur, we use all reasonable efforts to prevent it.
You should bear in mind that transfer of information over the internet is never entirely secure. We cannot guarantee the security of information you submit via our App whilst it is in transit over the internet and any such submission is at your own risk.
We strive to keep our processing activities with respect to your personal data as limited as possible. In the absence of specific retention periods set out in this policy, your personal data will be retained only for as long as we need it to fulfil the purpose for which we have collected it and, if applicable, as long as required by statutory retention requirements.
Under the legislation applicable to you, you may be entitled to exercise some or all of the following rights:
You may (i) exercise the rights referred to above or (ii) pose any questions or (iii) make any complaints regarding our data processing by contacting us under the contact details set out below.
The Information you provide when contacting us will be processed to handle your request and will be erased when your request was completed. Alternatively, we will restrict the processing of the respective Information in accordance with statutory retention requirements.