The CardScanner is a service of CAS Software AG which is used for scanning and analyzing business cards. Subsequently, the data from the business card can be saved in the address book of your mobile device or transferred to SmartWe, CAS PIA, or your CAS genesisWorld.
Manufacturer of the app:
CAS Software AG
represented by chairman Martin Hubschneider.
Installing the app
We do not further process or save the data that is collected.
If in use, the app requires the following permissions solely for the following purposes:
- Network connection
To use the service, the CAS CardScanner requires access to the servers of CAS Software AG via the network connection
- Address book
To save the business card as a contact in your address book
- Device ID and call information
Are used for anonymous statistics in the app stores
Optionally, the app requires the following permissions:
To be able to upload photos of scanned business cards
If you decline the optional permissions, you cannot use the corresponding functions of the app. You can grant or decline the permissions in the settings later on. If you permit access to those data and functions, the CardScanner will only access the data if it is necessary for executing those functions.
Required data for using the app
No registration data is necessary to use the CardScanner.
To analyze the business card, a photo of the business card is transmitted to the CAS Software AG servers. The extracted data is transferred back to the CardScanner. After completion of the transmission, the data are immediately and automatically deleted from the servers of CAS Software AG.
If you use the CardScanner for business purposes, we hereby inform you that your organization must enter into a contract concerning contract data processing with CAS Software AG.
Your data are processed on a server located in Germany and the processing fully complies with the policies of the SOFTWARE HOSTED IN GERMANY® seal.
Please consult the respective privacy statements for further details on the storage of personal data in SmartWe, CAS PIA, or CAS genesisWorld.
Data transmission to third parties
Your entered data remains with you. You decide whether the data is transferred to third parties.
The CardScanner is not equipped with feedback functions. No data on usage or error reports is transmitted to CAS Software AG.
In principle, you are entitled to the following rights:
- Right to information on the personal data relevant to you according to article 15 of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)
- Right of rectification according to article 16 of the GDPR
- Right of deletion according to article 17 of the GDPR
- Right to processing restriction according to article 18 of the GDPR
- Right of objection according to article 21 of the GDPR
- Right to data portability according to article 20 of the GDPR
The app is not used for profiling or scoring measures in compliance with article 22 of the GDPR.
If you want to contact CAS Software AG, send us an e-mail to email@example.com.
Contact data: data protection officer
Thomas Heimhalt (External data protection officer)
DATENSCHUTZ perfect GbR
Changes or adjustments to the privacy statement
The privacy statement is currently valid and dated November 19th, 2019.
Due to legal changes, or the further development of our app, or the implementation of new technology, it might be necessary to adjust this privacy statement to current circumstances. Only the privacy statement which can be accessed at the time of your visit is valid.