What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that websites save on your computer or mobile device while you visit them. Thanks to cookies, the site remembers your actions and preferences (eg login, language, font size and other display settings) so that you do not have to re-enter them when you return to the site or navigate from one page to another.
Type: System cookie Function: Essential for the proper functioning of the site (eg session ID, choice of languages, acceptance of cookies) Duration: Persistent and session
CookieAccept: Stores the user’s response to the authorization dialog – 1 year HTTP
Third party cookies
Analytics / tracking: Google Analytics with anonymized IP Function: Provides anonymous / aggregate information on where you go and what you do on our sites and other websites. This Google Analytics integration makes your IP address anonymous. Anonymization works by shortening the IP address of Users within the borders of the Member States of the European Union or in other countries adhering to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the IP address will be sent to Google’s servers and shortened within the United States. Duration: Persistent, session and third party
NID: Tracking cookie set by Google to protect users against known intrusive sites – 6 months – HTTP __utma: Determine unique visitors – 2 years – HTTP __utmb: Used to establish and continue a user session – Session – HTTP __utmc: Determines whether or not to establish a new session for the user – Session- HTTP __utmz: Stores the type of reference used by the visitor to reach a website – 6 months – HTTP __utmt: is used to manage requests made to the Google Analytics service For more information: Google Analytics
Type: Rich Media
Function: Support various and different elements of functionality on our Sites and associated sites, such as viewing videos or other external content Duration: Persistent, session and third party
YouTube: SID, LOGIN_INFO, use_hotbox, PREF, SSID, HSID, watched_video_id_list, __utma, __utmz, demographics, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE – For more information: YouTube In some parts of the site we use Google Fonts. For more information: Google Privacy Google Maps: SID, SAPISID, APISID, SSID, HSID, NID, PREF. For more information: Google Privacy
How to control cookies?
You can control and / or verify cookies as you wish – to find out more, go to aboutcookies.org. You can delete cookies already present on your computer and set almost all browsers to block their installation. If you choose this option, you will have to manually change some preferences each time you visit the site and it is possible that some services or certain functions are not available.