What is a cookie?
A cookie is a piece of information stored on your computer by a web page you have visited. Cookies usually keep your settings, web page settings, such as language preferences or address. Later on, when you open the same web page again, the internet browser sends back the cookies belonging to that page. In this way, the page may show information customised to your needs.
Cookies may store a wide range of information, including personal information (such as your name or email address), However, this information may be stored only if you allow it – web pages cannot access information not provided by you and other files on your computer or mobile device. The set activities of storing and sending cookies are not visible to you. However, you can change your internet browser settings so that you can choose either to accept or reject requests for storing cookies, to delete stored cookies automatically when closing the internet browser and the like.
How to disable cookies?
By enabling/disabling cookies, you decide whether cookies will be stored on your computer or mobile device. Cookie settings can be controlled and configured in your web browser. If you disable cookies, you might not be able to use some of the web page functionalities.
What are session cookies?
Session cookies are removed from a computer after the internet browser has been closed. They allow websites to store session information, such as items in the shopping cart.
What are persistent cookies?
Persistent cookies remain stored on your computer after the internet browser program has been closed. They allow websites to store information, such as user name and password, thus you do not have to sign in every time you visit a certain site. Persistent cookies will be stored on your computer for days, months, even years.
What are first-party cookies?
First-party cookies come from the website you are visiting, and they may be permanent or session cookies. They allow websites to store information they will use again during your next visit to the website.
What are third-party cookies?
Third-party cookies come from advertisements of other websites (such as pop-ups or other advertisements) located on the website you are visiting. These cookies allow websites to track internet use for marketing purposes.
Yes, primarily for the purpose of ensuring better user experience.
What kind of cookies does this web page use and why?
Session cookies are cookies which expire (and which are automatically deleted) when you close your internet browser. We use session cookies to improve user experience during a visit.
Persistent cookies usually have a long expiry date and will remain in your browser until they expire or until you delete them manually. We use persistent cookies to better understand user behaviour, thus improve the internet page to better fit your habits. However, it is not possible to identify you as a user based on collected information, whereas the collected information is used only for statistical purposes.
Does this web page contain third-party cookies?
There are several external services which store limited cookies to the user. These cookies are not set by this internet page, but some of them are used for normal operation of some functionalities which allow users to access the content more easily. Therefore, data protection information communicated to you herein is valid only for this internet page, and data protection by external services should be checked on their official pages.
We are currently enabling traffic measurement:
This web page uses a traffic measurement service called Google Analytics and Facebook Analytics. It is also not possible to identify users based on so collected information, whereas collected information is used only for statistical purposes. If you want to disable the above service to store your information, you can do it on the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout