Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites.
They are stored on the computer or mobile device used by the user for a certain period of time depending on their type.
Cookies help to make the website more convenient because they save users from having to enter their preferences every time they visit the site or move from one page to another.
Cookies allow the website to function smoothly, monitor for irregularities and identify opportunities to optimize the way it provides information and communicates with users.
The site may use one or more of the following types of cookies, depending on their degree of necessity:
- System-necessary cookies -
These are cookies without which the site would not function
impossible or put at high risk.
This includes cookies for website navigation.
Cookies are also systemically necessary, providing control over the security of the connection and
protection from unwanted external interference.
These types of cookies are often referred to as temporary or session cookies because they are stored
temporary and disappear after closing the browser session.
- Functionality cookies -
This category of cookies serves to facilitate the user
when using the website and complying
with individual user preferences.
Functionality cookies include device recognition cookies,
save language and font size preferences and more.
This type of cookies can be stored for a longer time on the device,
they can be used in more than one browser session and are called persistent.
- Third-party cookies, for performance, analytics and advertising -
Analytics cookies are used to collect statistical information,
on the basis of which general conclusions and recommendations can be made about the effectiveness of the site
in view of the purposes of the users,
as well as for marketing and advertising purposes.
Such statistics include number of users per page,
most visited pages, sources of the visit, time,
spent on the page, errors occurred, and more.
These cookies allow anonymous information to be collected about how
how users navigate the website and the difficulties they may experience.
For better precision, the site uses the proven analytical tools of Google Analytics.
Deactivation of cookies As a user, you have the opportunity to control the cookies used,
Detailed instructions for different browsers and operating systems can be found at
http://www.aboutcookies.org. Please note that blocking cookies will affect the way
the website works and may cause the site to malfunction.
Allow or block cookies
In case you do not know the type and version of the Internet browser you are using to
access the Internet, click the 'Help' menu at the top of your browser window and then
click 'About', which will display the one you are looking for information.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0
Click on the 'Tools' option at the top of your browser window, select 'Internet options'
and then click on 'Privacy'. Check if the Privacy level is set to Medium or lower.
With this setting, cookies are enabled in your browser. When setting settings for a
level above "Medium", cookies are blocked.
Google Chrome (latest version)
Click on the wrench icon at the top right of your browser window and select 'Settings'.
Click on 'Show advanced settings' at the bottom and hover over the 'Privacy' section.
Click on 'Content settings' and in the cookies section, select 'allow local data to be
set' to allow cookies to be used. To disable cookies, enable the options 'Block sites
from setting any data', 'Block third-party cookies and site data' third-party sites)
and 'Clear cookies and other site and plug-in data when I close my browser'.
Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Options'.
Then select the privacy icon 'Privacy' on the menu that appears. Check the
'Accept cookies from sites' option to enable cookies. If you wish to disable cookies,
uncheck this box.
Click on the gear icon located at the top right of your browser window and
select 'Preferences'. Click on the 'Privacy' icon on the menu that appears.
Check the 'Block third-party and advertising cookies' option.
In case you want to disable cookies entirely, check the 'Never' box.