A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
There are two categories of cookies, First-party cookies which are cookies that are associated with the host domain and Third-party cookies which are cookies from any other domain.
- Strictly necessary cookies.
These cookies are essential to enable you to receive a service on a website, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website, make use of e-billing services or to comply with the law (e.g. such as to keep your information safe). We would not be able to operate our Website without using the “strictly necessary” cookies listed below and we use only first party cookies for the following purposes:
|This cookie is used to prevent Cross-site request forgery (often abbreviated as CSRF) attacks of the website. CSRF attacks exploit the trust that a site has in a user’s browser||Session|
|ASP.NET_SessionId||This cookie is used to identify the users session on the server. Allows the website to save your session state across different pages. When a user connects to our website, a unique session ID will be affiliated with the user.||Session|
- Analytical/Performance cookies.
They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
These cookies are used to throttle the request rate and to distinguishes unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.
Some cookies are also generated by our website to track your user session to enable a smooth browsing experience and improve the performance of the website
|_ga||Used to distinguish users||2 years
|_gid||Used to distinguish users||24 hours|
|_gat||Used to throttle request rate.||2 years|
|_ajs_anonymous_id||Used to count how many people visit our Website by tracking if you’ve visited before||1 year|
|_ajs_group_id||This doesn’t currently store anything||1 year|
|_ajs_user_id||This allows us to collect data about your usage||1 year|
- Targeting/advertising cookies.
These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose. For these purposes we only use Third Party Cookies (DoubleClick).
|DSID||15 days||These cookies set by a third party (DoubleClick) and are used for serving targeted advertisements that are relevant to you across the web. Targeted advertisements may be displayed to you based on your previous visits to this website. For example, advertisements about a topic you have expressed an interest in while browsing our site may be displayed t you across the web. In addition, these cookies measure the conversion rate of ads presented to the user.
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