When you browse Cer-co website we collect information about you and your behavior on the website. Below you can read about the information and how the information is treated, how the information is used, who can access the information and who you can contact in case you have questions or objections regarding the collected information.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of data that is saved on your computer, phone, iPad or any other device you use while surfing on the internet. Basically cookies are able to save information about your behavior on the internet or make sure that a website is technically working correct. A cookie is a passive file that cannot spread viruses or any other harmful programs on your computer.
Cookies make it easier to use the internet because you do not have to start over every time you visit a website. The website is able to use a cookie to remember the information about your preferences. For example the fact that you do not always have to log on to a website every time you visit it, is because of a cookie remembering your preferences.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies help telling Cer-co about your visit. All the cookies we use have the purpose of giving you a better experience as a user or a customer.
We often distinguish between first party- and third party cookies. First party cookies are made by the website you visit. Third party cookies are made by a third part that has elements embedded on the website you visit. At Cer-co we use first party cookies to collect information about your activity on our website. This is for instance the kind of cookie that makes it possible to remember your username.
We use third party cookies to our web analysis programs such as Google Analytics and social media such as Facebook, Linkedin or Youtube. At Cer-co we also use third part cookies that make it possible for our banner partners to create targeted marketing.
For how long are cookies stored?
The lifetime of a cookie depends on how they are programed by the respective operators. Some cookies disappear as soon as you close your browser, while others can be stored for several years. A lot of operators typically use statistic- and content related cookies with a lifetime between 12 and 24 months. Please note that the lifetime is extended every time you visit the website.
How are cookies deleted?
If you do not want to receive cookies you can block all cookies, delete existing cookies from your hard disk or receive a warning before a cookie is saved on your computer. At any time you can delete cookies from your computer. For more information on how you can block, delete, or disable cookies, please review your specific browser or device settings. Bellow you can find info on common web browsers:
- Cookies Settings in Internet Explorer – Internet Explorer
- Cookies Settings in Firefox – Firefox;
- Cookies Settings in Chrome – Chrome;
- Cookies Settings in Safari – Safari;
- Cookies Settings in Edge – Edge;
- Setări cookie în Opera – Opera.
For more information about targeting and advertising cookies and how you can opt-out from certain third parties generally, visit:
- Network Advertising Initiative
- U.S. Digital Advertising Alliance
- Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada
- European Digital Advertising Alliance
If you choose to block all cookies or delete the existing cookies from your hard disk, you will still be able to read text on the Cer-co website, however, there will likely be functions and services that cannot be used flawlessly because it requires that the website remembers the choices you make.
Changes in the processing of personal data
If you have any questions feel free to contact Cer-co’ Data Protection Office:
Data Protection Officer Cer-co SRL Email: firstname.lastname@example.org