What are the „cookies”?
“Cookies” means computer data, especially text files stored in the user’s terminal equipment intended for the use with web pages. These files allow the user to identify the device and properly display a web page tailored to their individual preferences. “Cookies” usually contains the name of the website from which they came from, the storage time on the terminal equipment and a unique number.
What are the „cookies” used for?
“Cookies” are used to adapting the web content to the user’s preferences and optimizing the use of websites. They are also used to create anonymous, aggregated statistics that help to understand how the user uses the website to allow improvement of the structure and content, except for personal identifying of the user.
What kind of „cookies” do we use?
There are two kinds of “cookies” that we use – “Session” and “fixed”. The first of these are temporary files that are on your device until you log off from the website or disable the software (web browser). “Fixed” files remain on your device for the time specified in the parameters of “cookies” or until they are manually removed by the user. “Cookies” used by the website operator partners, including in particular the users of the website are subject to their own privacy policies.
Do the „cookies” contain the personal data?
Personal data gathered by the use of “cookies” may be collected only for the purpose of performing specific functions for the user. Such data are encrypted to prevent access to them by unauthorized persons.
Deleting the „cookies”.
The standard software for browsing allows placement of “cookies” on the terminal equipment. These settings can be modified to block the automatic handling of “cookies” in the browser or to send an information every time the “cookies” are about to be send to the user’s device Detailed information about the possibilities and the usage of the “cookies” are available in the software settings (browser). Restrictions in the use of “cookies” may affect some of the functionality available on the website.