1. WHAT IS A COOKIE
A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your computer or mobile device ("Device"). It allows a website to remember your actions or preferences over a length of time. Some of the cookies we use are essential for our website to work. We also use some non-essential cookies to collect information for making reports and to help us improve the website.
TYPES OF COOKIES USED
The table below explains the cookies we use and why:
|"unam" cookie||This cookie is set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors “click-stream” activity, e.g. web pages viewed and navigated, and time spent on pages.|
|"ga "_ cookie||This cookie is a Google Analytics persistent cookie which is used to distinguish unique users.|
|"gat" session cookie||This cookie is used to throttle request rate. These are third party cookies that are placed on your device to allow us to use the Google Analytics service and ShareThis service. These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use this information to compile reports and to help us improve the website.|
|"uset" and "stid" cookies||
These cookies are set as part of the ShareThis service and monitor “click-stream” activity, e.g. web pages viewed, navigation from page to page, time spent on each page etc. The ShareThis service only personally identifies you if you have separately signed up with ShareThis for a ShareThis account and have given them your consent.
|"JESSIONID" cookie||JSESSIONID is the unique ID of the http session generated by the server and is a cookie placed on your device by us. It lasts until the end of the session.|
MANAGING AND DISABLING COOKIES
Most web browsers give you some control over cookies through the browser settings. However, turning cookies off may interfere with your browsing experience.
For instructions on how to manage and disable cookies, see the privacy and help documentation of your specific browser’s website. If you use more Devices and/or browsers you will need to disable cookies on each Device and on each browser separately.
Find out how to manage and disable cookies on popular browsers:
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
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Last Updated: 18 May 2020