1. About Cookies
- A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
- Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
- Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
- Cookies can be used by web servers to identity and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and identify users returning to a website.
2. Our Cookies
- We use only persistent cookies on our website.
- The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used, are set out below:
- (a)we use kopular_session on our website to help users navigate the website;
- (b)we use remember_(followed by a random string of letters and numbers) on our website. This cookie is only set when a user has selected the “remember me” option when logging into the website. The website will recognise the user the next time they visit and automatically log them in;
- (c)we use cookieConsent on our website to check if a user allows Google Analytics cookies for this website.
3. Analytics Cookies
- We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website.
- Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies.
- The analytics cookies used by our website have the following names: _ga, _utma, _utmb, _utmc and _utmz.
- The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website.
- See Cookie preferences to change your preference on Google Analytics cookies on our website.
4. How do I control Cookies?
- Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
- You can delete cookies already stored on your computer.
- You may wish to refer to http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html for information on managing cookies on commonly used internet browsers.
- Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.
- If you block cookies from our website, you may not be able to use all the features on our website.
- Deleting cookies may have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
5. Cookie preferences