Privacy Policy

This is information about your privacy. Find imprint information here and report abuse to [email protected] [ PGP Key ].

Our Privacy Policy applies to all services offered by Hellsh but excludes services that have separate privacy policies that do not incorperate this Privacy Policy.

Some of our services don't have buttons for you to use your GDPR rights, e.g. to export your data or to be forgotten, so please contact us via email at [email protected] [ PGP Key ] if you wish to export data, be forgotten or use any of your other GDPR rights. We recognize your GDPR rights, even if you don't live in the EU.

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Requests and Cookies

When you're visiting a web page, downloading required assets for it or using certain features, a request will be sent, of which we store

in correlation for up to 6 months in Germany. This information is shared with the US-based company Cloudflare (Cloudflare's privacy policy) who will also set a unique cookie to identify. Cloudflare and we use this information to mitigate attacks.

Aditionally, a minority of our services set a unique cookie to identify you as well for the purpose of providing parts of that service but we try to use LocalStorage for services which need user identification.

Google Integrations

Some of our websites, namely,

integrate services by the US-based company Google, namely, Google Analytics, Google AdSense and/or "Login with Google," for all of which Google's Privacy Policy applies.

Google Analytics is used for analytical purposes and its data is stored with Google for up to 26 months.

Google AdSense is used to display ads for which we get financial compensation. Google will show you personalized ads if possible and retain data about your visit for further personalization.

If you Login with Google, Google will remember that you authorized our service until you click "Remove Access" in their "Apps with access to your account" options, and we will retain

in Germany until you delete your account for the purpose of providing you with an account and profile.

Other Integrations

If you Login with or link your account of one of the following services to an account of any of our services, we will store your unique username in Germany until you unlink that service for the purpose of displaying it on your profile and/or providing you with an account:

Aditionally, the services themselves will remember that you authorized our service until you unauthorize it.

Error Reporting

If you encounter an error on some of our websites, namely,

information about the error, your browser and your device will be sent to US-based service Sentry (Sentry's Privacy Policy).


When you chose to create an account for one of our websites, we will store

in Germany, in correlation for the purpose of securing your account, displaying on your profile and personalizing the experience until you remove the information or delete you account.

Email Forwarding

For our services which provide email forwarding (currently, that is only Netdex), we store

in correlation on our email servers in Germany if email forwarding has been enabled which it is not by default.

Additionally, for all incoming emails, we store:

which we use to improve our spam filters and compliance.

Currently, our email servers do not enforce encryption for receiving and sending, but try to enable it whenever possible, simply because too many providers don't support it yet.


When you take a screenshot in LavaShot and then click the Upload button, it will be uploaded to where it will be stored forever unless we receive a correct abuse notice in compressed form without any correlation in Germany.

Let's Encrypt Certificates

When you generate a Let's Encrypt Certificate, we will store

in correlation in Germany in order to re-deliver and renew your certificate for the time the certificate is valid.

A certificate is valid for 90 days. However, if click the "Claim + certificate" button on within the last 30 days before the certificate expires, it will be automatically renewed.

Your IP address will be shared with Cloudflare and indirectly with Let's Encrypt so your certificate can be issued.

Walentin Messages

All your messages to Walentin are not stored with us, however, they are shared with (owned by Facebook, Inc. (US)) without any correlation for processing and stored forever in order to improve the AI.


The AnyLint website and associated GitHub App store your files in Germany until they have been analyzed successfully.

We want to be as transparent about our Privacy Policy as possible. If you have any questions, feel free to contact [email protected]. [ PGP Key ]

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