Cookie Policy

(In force from 11.11.2019)

What are cookies?

This website uses cookies. We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use our website.

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient.

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies on our site in order to ensure its availability and usability , provide certain functionalities (eg remembering user preferences for language, settings, etc.), improving its work and analyzing information about user behavior in its use.

The information gathered from the cookies on our site is used in a generic way, which enables us to optimize websites and to improve their structure, functionality and content.

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

What cookies do we use?

This site uses different types of cookies. 

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Necessary (8)

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Name

Provider

Purpose

Expiry

Type

__cfduid [x2]

cookiebot.zendesk.com
zdassets.com

Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.

1 year

HTTP Cookie

__cfruid

cookiebot.zendesk.com

This cookie is a part of the services provided by Cloudflare - Including load-balancing, deliverance of website content and serving DNS connection for website operators.

Session

HTTP Cookie

__RequestVerificationToken

cookiebot.com

Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.

Session

HTTP Cookie

ASP.NET_SessionId

cookiebot.com

Preserves the visitor's session state across page requests.

Session

HTTP Cookie

ASPXAUTH

cookiebot.com

Identifies the user and allows authentication to the server

Session

HTTP Cookie

CookieConsent

cookiebot.com

Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain

1 year

HTTP Cookie

ZD-suid

cookiebot.com

Unique id that identifies the user’s session.

Persistent

HTML Local Storage

Preferences (3)

Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in. You can change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking on the Cookies Settings. You can then adjust the available sliders to ‘On’ or ‘Off’, then clicking ‘Save and close’. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.

Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Name

Provider

Purpose

Expiry

Type

userlang

cookiebot.com

Remembers the user's selected language version of a website

1 year

HTTP Cookie

ZD-settings

cookiebot.com

Arbitrary and anonymous settings for the user's preferences when browsing a Zendesk knowledge base.

Persistent

HTML Local Storage

ZD-store

cookiebot.com

Registers whether the self-service-assistant Zendesk Answer Bot has been displayed to the website user.

Persistent

HTML Local Storage

Statistics (5)

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Name

Provider

Purpose

Expiry

Type

_ga

cookiebot.com

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

2 years

HTTP Cookie

_gid

cookiebot.com

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

1 day

HTTP Cookie

collect

google-analytics.com

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

Session

Pixel Tracker

ZD-buid

cookiebot.com

Unique id that identifies the user on recurring visits.

Persistent

HTML Local Storage

ZD-currentTime

cookiebot.com

Registers the date and time for the user's latest visit to the website.

Session

HTML Local Storage

Marketing (16)

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

Name

Provider

Purpose

Expiry

Type

_fbp

cookiebot.com

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

3 months

HTTP Cookie

fr

facebook.com

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

3 months

HTTP Cookie

GPS

youtube.com

Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location.

1 day

HTTP Cookie

IDE

doubleclick.net

Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.

1 year

HTTP Cookie

pagead/1p-user-list/#

google.com

Unclassified

Session

Pixel Tracker

PREF

youtube.com

Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites.

8 months

HTTP Cookie

test_cookie

doubleclick.net

Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.

1 day

HTTP Cookie

tr

facebook.com

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

Session

Pixel Tracker

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

youtube.com

Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.

179 days

HTTP Cookie

YSC

youtube.com

Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.

Session

HTTP Cookie

yt-remote-cast-installed

youtube.com

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Session

HTML Local Storage

yt-remote-connected-devices

youtube.com

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Persistent

HTML Local Storage

yt-remote-device-id

youtube.com

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Persistent

HTML Local Storage

yt-remote-fast-check-period

youtube.com

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Session

HTML Local Storage

yt-remote-session-app

youtube.com

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Session

HTML Local Storage

yt-remote-session-name

youtube.com

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Session

HTML Local Storage

"Third Party Cookies"

Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages. We have no control over the generation and management of third-party cookies.

Most publicly available browsers (browsers) allow cookies to be set on the destination device by default. If you prefer, you can change your browser settings so that your existing cookies are deleted or the placement of cookies (including "third party cookies") is automatically blocked. Please note that if you choose to delete or block cookies, this may affect the accessibility or functionality of this website.

For more information on the purpose of third-party cookies and their content, please consult and understand the privacy policies and use of cookies adopted by their respective third parties.

Manage the cookies we use

Most commonly available browsers (browsers) allow you to place cookies on the end device. If you prefer, you can change your browser settings in such a way that existing cookies are deleted or cookies (including third-party cookies) are automatically blocked. Please note that if you choose to delete or block cookies, this may affect the accessibility or functionality of this website.

More information about cookies, including how to manage them, can be found at the following website: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/ . We note that the content of http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/ is only available in the following languages: English, German, Spanish and French.

You can use Google's cookie unsubscribe option Analytics, located at the following address: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

Follow the described steps to unsubscribe from Google's cookies Analytics, will install superstructure "Add-on" of your browser, which essentially would block the functionality of "cookies" on Google Analytics .

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.