1. What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your browser or device when you visit a certain web address. Cookies are then sent back to the originating web address on each subsequent visit, or to another web address that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to websites owners.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your log-in, and generally improving the user experience. Cookies may tell us, for example, whether you have accessed or used the Service before or whether you are a new visitor or user. Cookies can help us safeguard the security of our data and services and detect the cheating, hacking and fraud against our products and services.
First party cookies are cookies set directly by the publisher of the websites you are visiting. Only this publisher can read them. In addition, some websites might use external services, which also set their own cookies, known as third party cookies.
Cookies can remain on your device for different periods of time. Some cookies are 'session cookies', meaning that they exist only while your browser or the application is open. These are deleted automatically once you close your browser or application. Other cookies are 'permanent cookies', meaning that they survive after your browser or application is closed. They can be used by the Services to recognize your device when you open and use the Services again.
3. What types of cookies do we use?
The types of cookies we use in connection with the Services can be classified into the following categories: “essential cookies” and “analytics and performance cookies”. We have set out some further information about each category, and the purposes of the cookies in the following table. Please note that we are only processing the cookies that are necessary to provide a core functionality of our Service or fulfill our contractual obligation towards you.
Name and Type of cookie
What it does and what data is processes
Duration of Cookie
First or Third Party Cookies
These cookies are essential to provide you with the Services and to use some of its features, such as to authenticate log-in, secure the Services and your information, and prevent fraudulent, criminal or other suspect activities. Without these cookies, services you have asked for, like transactional pages and secure login accounts, would not be possible.
Performance / Analytics Cookies
We use performance/analytics cookies to analyze and monitor how the Services are accessed, used, or are performing in order to provide you with a better user experience and to maintain, operate and continually improve the Services, and to create reports and statistics on the performance of the Services and Websites traffic.
4. INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE COOKIES
The cookies may collect the following information for the purpose mentioned under section 3 above:
5. Control Cookies
Aside from the tool offered on our Websites, please note that most web browsers allow you to change the cookies settings and offer settings to disable and/or delete all cookies used on our Websites, including essential cookies. Please check your browser instructions to that effect and be aware that if you do disable cookies, our Services may not operate as expected and you may not be able to access certain functions.
Please note that you may opt-out in general from the Google Analytics tool with your web browser, by downloading an add-on that is available on this page: Opt-Out. For further information regarding Google Analytics and the cookies used in this context, please refer to this page.
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