What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website and that the website stores on your computer or mobile device when you access the website. Each subsequent visit, the cookies are sent back to the originating website or to another website that recognizes the cookie. Cookies act as a memory for a specific website, allowing that page to remember your computer the next time you visit, including cookies to remember your settings or improve user convenience. You can find more information about cookies and how to manage or delete them at www.aboutcookies.org.
The following cookies are used on the BM Certification website www.bmcertification.com:
- A Google cookie so that Google can track search statistics and track API usability. A detailed description can be found at: https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/types/
- Unique identifiers by which the server recognizes a specific browser user used to vote on the site, in the Twitter application, to send error messages;
- Cookie to save the last open page, identify the value of the page and load content;
- Virtual server identifier for site protection, a detailed description can be found here: https://itgeekchronicles.co.uk/2012/01/03/netscaler-making-sense-of-the-cookie-part-1/
|www.bmcertification.com||_ga||Third-party cookie||This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a random number as a customer identifier. It’s included in every page request on your site and is used to calculate visitor data for site analysis reports, sessions, and campaigns.||2 years|
|www.bmcertification.com||_gat||Third-party cookie||Reduce query frequency – Limit data collection on high-traffic websites. A unique value is maintained and updated for each page you visit using Google Analytics.||10 min|
|www.bmcertification.com||_gid||Third-party cookie||The main purpose of this cookie is: Performance The unique value of each page you visit is maintained and updated by Google analytics.||5 days|
|www.bmcertification.com||PHP SESSID||Session cookie||Website protection against attacks. The unique ID number assigned to the user is being used||Until the end of the session|
The controller for personal data processing is SIA “BM Certification”, address: Jūrkalnes Street 15, Riga, LV-1046, Latvia, phone: +371 67772135, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to disable cookies?
You can control and delete cookies as desired. Read more here: aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies on your computer, and most browsers can be set to block the insertion of cookies on your computer. However, in this case, you will need to adjust the settings manually each time you visit the website, and some services and features may not work.