What is a Cookie and How We may Implement It?
When you visit or use our website, your web browser may store cookies on the hard drive of your device for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information/data about you. Cookies are small files and understood as IT data, in particular short text files, stored by a web browser or directly in the end devices of users, intended for the use of websites. These files will allow us to recognize our user’s or member’s device and properly display the website tailored to the user’s or member’s individual preferences. Cookies usually contain the name of the website they come from, the storage time on the end device, and a unique number.
There are two basic types of cookies: Session Cookies and Persistent Cookies. Session Cookie files are temporary files that are stored on the user’s end device until logging out, leaving the application, or turning off the web browser. Permanent Cookies files are stored in the user’s end device for the time specified in the parameters of cookies or until they are manually deleted by the user.
We may also use web beacons (single-pixel graphic files also known as “transparent GIFs”) to access cookies and to count users who visit the website or open HTML-formatted email messages. Cookies can compile information about your browsing habits and can also enhance your browsing experience.
- understanding your browsing habits of our websites.
- understanding the number of visitors to our website and the pages visited.
- ensuring that we give you the best user experience.
- targeting ads and to create target groups for marketing purposes.
- remembering your preferences.
- personalizing our Website and its Services, including advertising.
- helping us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity.
- helping us compile aggregate data about website traffic and interaction.
- enabling our website to function properly.
Processing of Personal Data Collected through Cookies
Pursuant to the Swedish Data Protection Act (the “DPA”),Swedish Whistleblowing Act (the “Whistleblowing Act”), The General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”) of EU, California Consumer Privacy Act (the “CCPA”) of USA and other applicable international data protection law, you have the right to decide on the access of cookies to your end device including but not limited to your computer, mobile phone, and similar devices by setting the appropriate settings for these files in the settings window of your web browser. If you leave the settings of the software installed on the end device unchanged, you agree to place cookies text files on your device.
How You Can Manage Cookies
If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your user experience more efficient may not function properly. It won’t affect the user’s experience that makes your website experience more efficient and may not function properly.
You can either adjust the settings in your web browser or use special programs that have been developed to manage cookies. The settings in your web browser normally show a list of all the cookies that have been stored to provide you with an overview and, if you wish, to delete unwanted cookies. Normally you can indicate that you accept storage of cookies from websites you visit or from third parties affiliated to those websites. You can also choose to be notified every time a new cookie is stored. Guidance on how to do this in different web browsers is provided below. Your web browser normally stores cookies in a specific folder on your hard disk, so you can also examine the contents in more detail.
However, you can allow cookies from specific websites by making them trusted websites in your web browser. Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
Please note that any third-party website or link referring to our website may also use their own cookies. When you click on such website or link, you may be redirect to their website or service on or from our website. This data protection declaration does not regulate the use of third-party advertising by external websites or providers.
We have sole jurisdiction to provide an explanation of these cookies policy. Note that this process may change and that the descriptions given here may not be updated accordingly. If you have any questioned regarding this cookies policy, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.