Cookies store certain information which your browser may provide to us upon your next visit to our website.
There are two types of cookies:
– First-party cookies are created by our website.
– Third-party cookies are created by other sites, such as Google Analytics (below).
When you access our website for the first time, a banner will appear, asking you whether you consent to the setting of cookies. You can opt to either allow or block cookies by default, or to allow first-party cookies and block third-party cookies.
If you access parts of our website that require registration, we will place an “authentication cookie” on your computer. This cookie will collect and store your user name and password. This allows you to visit these parts of our website again without re-authenticating yourself. The cookie will expire after two weeks.
This cookie will expire after one year, unless you delete it earlier.
Thus, you will not need to specify your preferences again, next time you visit our website.
These cookies will expire after one year, unless you delete them earlier.
If you do not consent to the setting of cookies regarding your preferences, you may access our website, but this may lead to a restriction of the functions of the website.
We use Google Analytics in order to analyze your use of our website on our behalf.
Google Analytics is a web analysis service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States.
Google Analytics will set cookies on your device in order to collect information such as our webpages visited by you, your browser type, your operating system, device type and geographical region. This information will be transmitted to and stored on Google Analytics’ server in the US. It will be analysed and the analysis results will be provided to us in anonymised form.
Neither your IP address nor any other of your personal data will be collected by Google Analytics, when you access our website.
If you object to the setting of cookies by Google Analytics, you may deactivate the setting of cookies by Google Analytics by downloading and installing Google Analytics’ Browser Add-on.