There is a difference between "Session cookies" and "Persistent cookies". Session cookies are temporary cookie files that will be erased when you leave the website. Persistent cookies consist of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will stay in one of your browser's subfolders until you delete them manually or your browser deletes them based on the duration period contained within the persistent cookie's file.
The table below provides an explanation about the cookies we use on our website.
Selected Language Cookie:
|SelectedLanguage||Used to remember the selected language||End of session /when browser is closed|
When you use our website, you may also be sent third party cookies. The table below provides an explanation about the third party cookies you may receive.
Google Analytics cookie:
|__utma||Stores the amount of visits, time of first, previous and current visit||2 years|
|__utmb||To check approximately how fast people leave: when a visit starts, and approximately ends||30 minutes|
|__utmc||To check approximately how fast people leave: when a visit starts, and approximately ends||End of session / when browser is closed|
|__utmz||Records whether the visitor came from a search engine (and if so, the search keyword used||6 months|
|__utmv||Used for user-custom variables in Analytics||2 years|
Click Dimensions cookie:
|Cuvid||Used to determine unique visitors to the site and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that the application uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure||2 years|
|Cusid||This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with the site. When a user views a page on the site, the script code attempts to update this cookie. If it does not find the cookie, a new one is written and a new session is established. Each time a user visits a different page on the site, this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes, thus continuing a single session for as long as user activity continues within 30-minute intervals||This cookie expires when a user pauses on a page on the site for longer than 30 minutes|
|Cuvon||Used to signal the last time a visitor viewed a page||30 minutes|
Third party cookies can be deleted manually by changing your cookie settings in your browser, as set out below. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of the website. If you block cookies, the functions set out under will no longer be available until website cookies are allowed.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. You can change the settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your computer. There are a number of ways to manage cookies. Please refer to www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org to learn more about how to adjust or modify your browser settings.
In case you do not want to be tracked by Google Analytics, please refer to http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.