Extension:Privacy

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Privacy
Release status: stable
Description Functions to meet the requirements of the EU GDPR
Author(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Maintainer(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Latest version 4.3
Compatibility policy For every MediaWiki release that is a Long Term Support release there is a corresponding branch in the extension.
MediaWiki 1.39 (LTS)
Database changes Yes
Composer bluespice/privacy
License GNU General Public License 3.0 only
Download
  • $wgPrivacyRequestDeadline
  • $wgPrivacyCookieAcceptMandatory
  • $wgPrivacyTermsOfServiceLink
  • $wgPrivacyPrivacyPolicyOnLogin
  • $wgPrivacyDeleteUsername
  • $wgPrivacyCookieConsentProvider
  • $wgPrivacyPrivacyPolicyMandatory
  • $wgPrivacyEnableRequests
  • $wgPrivacyConsentTypes
  • $wgPrivacyPrivacyPolicyLink
  • bs-privacy-admin
Quarterly downloads 4 (Ranked 150th)
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The extension Privacy provides users with a means to maintain their privacy and enables site maintainers to comply with the GDPR.

Usage / features[edit]

It allows users to:

  • Request anonymization: The requests are directed to a site administrator for approval. If approved, the user is anonymized by the system.
  • Request removal: The requests are directed to a site administrator for approval. If approved, the user is deleted from the system with all their data.
  • Retrieve all data stored about them in the system.
  • Give and revoke consent to the privacy policy.

It allows site administrators to:

  • Manage anonymisation and deletion requests.
  • Get an overview of the privacy policy and cookie consent of all users.

External links[edit]



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This extension was originally made for BlueSpice. BlueSpice is a MediaWiki distribution for enterprises and organizations. It enhances MediaWiki, in particular in the areas of quality management, process support, administration, editing and security.

You can download this extension separately.

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