Privacy Battles
Swetrix
Privacy Score
64
%
⚔️
Simple Analytics
Privacy Score
94
%

Designated DPO or GDPR correspondent

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn't mention having a DPO or GDPR correspondent but has a privacy dedicated email contact available on its website: contact@swetrix.com.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple Analytics doesn’t process personal data, therefore does not have to designate a DPO.

Simple has a privacy dedicated email contact available on the website: privacyquestions@simpleanalytics.com

Privacy Policy

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Regarding website and cloud: https://swetrix.com/privacy

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Regarding cloud:
A Cloud Privacy Policy is not necessary as no personal data is processed in the Cloud.

Regarding website:
https://simpleanalytics.com/privacy-policy

Country & Type of Data storage

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Company Headquarters:

Ukraine

Storage Facilities:

Analytics data is stored in German by US cloud provider Cloudflare.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Company Headquarters:
The Netherlands 🇳🇱  (EU) 🇪🇺

Storage Facilities:
All analytics data is processed by Dutch cloud providers Worldstream and Leaseweb.

Data transfers outside the EU

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Data is deemed not transferred outside the EU.

If ever, Swetrix commits only to transferring personal data outside the EU if adequate security controls are in place.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Data is never transferred outside the EU.

Legal tools for Subcontractors

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Subcontractors are subjects to the same protection level as set out in Swetrix’s Privacy Policy: https://swetrix.com/privacy 

Swetrix has made public its list of subprocessors: https://swetrix.com/privacy 

Swetrix doesn’t specify if written contracts are signed with subcontractors, nor if they inform controllers about adding a new subcontractor to the analytics service.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple has only one subcontractor for CDN that is called BunnyCDN and is part of a company called BunnyWay, located in Slovenia (EU). They have concluded a written agreement protecting personal data processed on BunnyCDN's part.

Data Breach Notification

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn’t mention directly notifying controllers of a data breach in a determined delay, nor providing assistance to controllers to notify the breach to the Supervisory authority.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple shares technical incidents on its website: https://status.simpleanalytics.com/?ref=simpleanalytics.com

Simple doesn’t process personal data and therefore a data breach cannot be materialized nor notified.

Right Requests Process

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn’t mention providing assistance to controllers in case of a data subject's right request.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple doesn’t process personal data therefore does not have to fulfill this GDPR obligation.

Data Privacy Impact Assessment

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn’t specify having conducted DPIAs or providing assistance to controllers if needed.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple doesn’t process personal data therefore does not have to fulfill this GDPR obligation.

Employee Trainings

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn't mention employee training or submission to NDAs.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple doesn't process personal data and therefore is not obliged by the GDPR to have its employees subject to confidentiality obligations and trainings on personal data management.

Security Policy

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn’t mention having a security policy.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple doesn’t mention having a security policy.

Organizational and Technical Security Measures

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Server security:

Cloud security relying on Cloudflare.

Other measures:

Data pseudonymisation (salted hash), data backups, data encryption.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple doesn’t mention having a security policy.

Data Encryption

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Data is encrypted in transit (HTTPS).

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Data is encrypted at rest.

Restriction of access

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn’t mention any specific restrictions of access to personal data.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Simple doesn’t process personal data therefore does not have to fulfill this GDPR obligation.

Reuse of data

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn’t reuse personal data, nor sell it.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

Swetrix doesn’t reuse personal data, nor sell it.

Exemption of cookie consent

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

YES, Swetrix analytics script is fully cookieless.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

YES, Simple doesn’t set any cookies.

Submission to Cloud Act/FISA

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

NO, data is hashed and not stored on servers more than 30min.

Compliant
Partially Compliant
Not Compliant

NO, data is stored in the EU and anonymized (therefore no more considered personal).