Who we are

Our website address is: http://ektos.net.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments and contact forms

When visitors leave comments or fill out the contact form on the site we collect the data shown in the forms, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


We use cookies in order to improve the user experience of the website and collect traffic information. The cookies do not collect personal identifiable information.

  • We use the Universal Analytics implementation from Google Analytics which installs the _ga cookie in the visitor’s browser. read more here: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage. This cookie expires after two years of inaction.
  • We use the tracking tool called “HotJar” which sets this cookie in our visitor’s browser: _hjIncludedInSample.  This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether the visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate Heatmaps, Funnels, Recordings, etc. The cookie expires after 1 year. Read more here: https://help.hotjar.com/hc/en-us/articles/115011789248-Hotjar-Cookies.

Embedded content from other websites

The videos on our site are embedded content from youtube. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with any third party.

How long we retain your data

If you fill out a form on our website and press “send”, the data is retained indefinitely.

What rights you have over your data

You can send a request to info@ektos.net in order to receive an overview of the personal data we hold about you, and you can request that we erase it. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.