Legal Notice


With its decision 312 O 85/98, dated 12 May 1998, the Hamburg Regional Court (Landesgericht) found that liability for the contents of a page on the internet is also assumed by any party linking to said page. According to the Regional Court’s decision, the linking party must explicitly disavow any shared liability. Because we exercise no influence over the design or content of the sites to which we have linked, we bear no responsibility for the content of the pages to which we have linked and hereby explicitly disavow any liability for said content.

This statement applies to all links on the pages associated with this website and on the list of links provided.

Responsible party

Horst Görtz In­sti­tut für IT-Si­cher­heit
Ruhr-Uni­ver­si­tät Bo­chum
Uni­ver­si­täts­stra­ße 150
44780 Bo­chum
Phone: +49 234 32-29162
eMail: christina.scholten(at)
Responsible party in accordance with the German Press Law (V.i.S.d.P.): Christina Scholten



Christina Scholten
Phone: +49 234 32-27130

Umsetzung und Design

Petra Hülsmann
Gutjahrstr. 12
44287 Dortmund

Fon: (02 31) 94 19 95 70
E-Mail: info(at)