You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Settings on our website.
What are “cookies”?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device while you visit it. First-party cookies are cookies created by the site you are visiting: only that site can read them. Furthermore, a website could use external services that also create their own cookies, called third-party cookies.
Persistent cookies are saved on your computer and are not automatically deleted when you close the browser, unlike session cookies, which are deleted when the browser is closed. When you visit our website you will be invited to accept or decline cookies. This allows the site to remember your preferences (e.g. username, language, etc.) for a certain period of time. This way you won’t have to re-enter them while browsing the site during the same session.
Cookies can also be used to collect anonymous statistical data about the browsing experience on our sites.
Types of cookies
On our site we can distinguish various types of cookies:
Necessary cookies are essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure the basic functionality and security of the website.
Functional cookies help perform certain functionalities such as sharing website content on social media platforms, collecting feedback and other third party functionality.
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
Advertising cookies are used to deliver relevant ads and marketing campaigns to visitors. These cookies track visitors to websites and collect information to deliver personalized ads.
Other cookies that have not yet been classified into a category.
How to view cookies
This is a simple guide to view cookies on various browsers:
Which cookies do we use?
The list below details the cookies used on our website.
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional||The cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||Set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the "Analytics" category .|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement||Set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the "Advertisement" category .|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-others||Set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to store the user consent for cookies in the category "Others".|
|_abck||This cookie is used to detect and defend when a client attempt to replay a cookie.This cookie manages the interaction with online bots and takes the appropriate actions.|
|bm_sz||This cookie is set by the provider Akamai Bot Manager. This cookie is used to manage the interaction with the online bots. It also helps in fraud preventions|
|ls_smartpush||This cookie is set by the provider Litespeed Server. This cookie allows the server to store the settings and to improve performance of the site.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||Set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the "Necessary" category .|
|_ga||The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.|
|_gid||Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website's performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.|
How to disable cookies?
You can manage your cookie preferences by clicking on the “Preferences” button (on the short cookie information bar) and enabling or disabling the categories of cookies in the popup according to your preferences.
This will make the brief information visible which will allow you to change your preferences. In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change your browser settings to block / delete cookies.
To find out more about how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.