Privacy & Cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are small information units - bits of information - which a website may place on your computer's hard disk, on your smartphone or other electronic equipment with memory. Cookies contain information that the website uses to make communication between us and your web browser more efficient. Cookies are standard technology on the Internet and are also used on this website.

What kinds of cookies are used on the Website?

Our Website primarily uses the following types of cookies:

Cookie Name Cookie Type Purpose
__utma Persistent cookie This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occured.
__utmz Session cookie This cookie keeps track of where you came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where they were in the world when you accessed a website.
__utmb Session cookie The UTMB cookie defines a user session. It expires 30 minutes after last page record from the same user.
__utmc Session cookie The UTMC cookie defines whether the user is in a new session or visit. It expires at the end of the browser session.
__utmt Session cookie The UTMT cookie is used to throttle the request rate. It expires 10 minutes after last page record from the same user.
ASP.NET_SessionId Session cookie This cookie identifies your browser for the duration of a browsing session. It is deleted when you close your webbrowser.

 

Cookie Type: Persistent cookie
Cooky Name:
 __utma

This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.

Cookie Type: Session cookie
Cooky Name:
__utmz

This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.

How are cookies used?

Cookies are used in order to better understand how applications and websites work and to optimize online and mobile experiences. Cookies do this by allowing the party serving the cookie to analyse a website's or mobile app's performance, to idemtify certain users anonymously and remember their preferences, to better understand whether a computer or device (and probably its user) has visited a website previously and to serve personalised advertisements.

How do you avoid and delete cookies?

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer or device by setting your browser to not accept cookies. Some browsers provide a mode where cookies are always deleted after a visit. The exact instructions for this can be found in the manual for your browser. You can delete cookies already on your computer or device at any time. If you choose not to accept cookies at all, you can still visit our website, however we cannot guarantee an optimum experience without cookies.