What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that your browser saves on disk when you visit our website. This allows our website to recognize your computer the next time you visit us, in order to offer you a personalized experience when you surf. Cookies are not aimed at spying on the user and do not follow everything the user does and are not malicious code or virus. Also, cookies are not related to unsolicited messages or spam, cannot store passwords and are not intended exclusively for advertisements or advertising. Information such as your name or e-mail address will not be saved – websites cannot access your personal information and files on your computer. In order to be able to use “cookies” in accordance with the Electronic Communications Act, the Personal Data Protection Act, EU Directives 2002/58/EC and 95/46/EC and the GDPR Directive, we need your consent.
Types of cookies
Session Cookies and Permanent Cookies Session cookies are temporary cookies that expire after you leave the website. These cookies are required for the proper operation of certain applications or functionality on this Site. Persistent cookies are used to improve the experience of our users (eg remembering login details, so you don’t have to enter them every time you visit the website). These cookies remain in the cookie file of your browser for a long time. This time period will depend on the choice of settings on your Internet browser. Persistent cookies allow data to be transferred to the web server each time you visit the site. First-party and third-party cookies First-party cookies – issued by this website. These cookies are used for the proper operation of the website and for remembering your preferences on the website. Third-party cookies are cookies placed by another website or service such as YouTube. We have no access to or control over these cookies. You should consult the respective privacy policies of those third parties. If you are located in the European Union, you can learn more about how third parties use these types of cookies at the following link: http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/.
Necessary and other cookies
Necessary cookies are necessary for the operation of our website and the use of its features and / or services. For example, they allow you to navigate the website and the ability to log into secure areas. By using this website, you automatically give your consent to the use of necessary cookies, without which the website cannot function. These are PHPSESSID cookies and _exp cookies. Performance cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, for example, which pages visitors visit most often and if they receive error messages from those pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies the visitor. All information collected by these cookies is anonymous. They are used only to improve the functioning of this website. Functional cookies allow our website to remember the selections and customizations you make during your visit and provide enhanced personal features. For example, remembering changes to language settings or currency preferences. They may also be used to enable third parties to provide social sharing tools and to remember your preferred sharing services. Marketing cookies are used to track visitors through the website. Their purpose is to show ads that are relevant and interesting to you, and thus more valuable to publishers and third-party advertisers.
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How to accept or reject cookies
You can always block the use of some or all of the cookies we use on our website, but this may affect its functionality. The cookie settings box is at the bottom of this page. After selecting your settings, you can reset your cookie settings at any time also at the bottom of this page. Additionally, you can accept or reject some or all cookies by adjusting your browser settings. At the following links you can find information on how to change settings for some of the most commonly used web browsers: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Apple Safari, Opera. Some browsers allow you to surf in “anonymous” mode, limiting the amount of data placed on your computer and automatically deleting persistent cookies placed on your device when you end your browsing session. There are also many third-party applications that you can add to your browser to block or manage cookies. You can also delete cookies that were previously placed in your browser by selecting the option to delete browsing history and turning on the option to delete cookies. You can find more detailed information about cookies and adjusting your browser settings on the page www.allaboutcookies.org.