The use of internet cookies

A cookie is a short text that is sent to the browser by the website. This way the website remembers the settings (e.g. language) you chose, which makes your further visits to the webpage significantly easier. Therefore, cookies simplify internet browsing and enable an experience that is easy and faster. They are used by the majority of websites.

For an easier decision of how to deal with cookies we prepared additional explanations. Please note that with the use of the website and its support services you also permit the use of cookies.

Type of cookies

Let’s say cookies are a type of a file that is created by the website during your visit and used for saving information. This can provide much faster and easier browsing on webpage during next visits. There are two types of cookies:

  • Session cookies that are created only temporary and save the information during your browsing. When closing the browser window, temporary cookies are deleted.
  • Persistent cookies stay on your computer or other devices and are activated each time you visit the website.

Persistent cookies used by our website:

Name of the cookie Duration of the cookie Description
_utma 2 years after installation/update Records distinction between users and sessions.
_utmb 30 min after installation/update Records new users or new sessions.
_utmc 6 months after installation/update Records duration of the website visit.
_utmz 6 months after installation/update Records the source of the traffic.

Cookie settings

Allowed cookies:

All browsers enable control over cookies. We’ve prepared instructions on how to access the cookie settings in the preferred browser:

Microsoft Internet Explorer: Start button > Internet Explorer > Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings
Mozilla Firefox: Firefox menu > Preferences > Privacy
Google Chrome: Chrome menu > Settings > Show advanced settings > Privacy > Content settings > Cookies
Apple Safari: Safari > Preferences > Security
Opera: Opera > Preferences > Advanced > Network

If you decide to delete or block cookies some websites and their functions might not work properly or equally effectively. At each visit you will receive a cookie notification.

In case you upgrade your browser or your device to a new version, the cookie settings must be re-edited.

You can find more information about the legislation of cookie usage here: