Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

What is a cookie file?

Cookies are small files that are saved and stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone when visiting websites. A cookie file usually contains the name of the website from which it originates, its storage time and a randomly generated unique number used to identify the browser from which the website is accessed.

Cookie Policy

  1. In connection with sharing the content of the website, the so-called cookies are used – information stored by the servers on the user’s end device, which can be read by the servers each time you connect from this end device, the website may also use other technologies with functions similar or identical to cookies. In this document, information concerning cookies also applies to other similar technologies used by our websites. Cookie files (the so-called “cookies”) are IT data, in particular text files, which are stored on the end device of the website user. Cookies usually contain the domain name of the website they come from, time of their storage on the end device as well as a unique number.
  2. Cookie files are used in order to:

– adjust the content of the web pages to the user’s preferences as well as to optimize the use of websites; these files enable in particular to recognize the device of the website user and properly display the website, adjusted to their individual needs;

– create statistics, which help understand how the website users use the websites, which enables the improvement of their structure and content;

– maintaining the session of the website user (after logging in), thanks to which the user does not have to re-enter login and password on each subpage of the website,

  1. The website uses the following types of cookies:

– “necessary” cookie files enabling the use of services available within the website, e.g. authentication cookies used for services requiring authentication on the website;

– cookie files used to ensure security, e.g. used for detection of misuse in terms of authentication within the website.

– cookie files, enabling collection of information about the way of using the website.

– “functional” cookies, enabling “memorization” of user’s selected settings and personalization of the user’s interface, e.g. in the field of selected language or region the user is from, font size, the appearance of the website, etc.

  1. In many cases, the software used for browsing the websites (Internet browser) allows storing of cookie files on the user’s end device by default. The website users may change the settings concerning the cookie files at any time. In particular, these settings can be changed in such a manner as to block the automatic support of cookie files in the settings of the Internet browser or each time inform the website user about their storage on the device. Detailed information on the possibility and methods of support of cookie files are available in the software settings (Internet browser). Failure to change the settings for cookies means that they will be placed in the user’s end device, and thus will store information in the user’s end device and gain access to it.
  2. Disabling the use of cookies may cause difficulties in the use of certain services within the website, in particular those requiring logging in. Disabling the option to accept cookies does not however mean impossibility of reading or viewing content on website, except content that requires logging in.
  3. Cookie files can be placed in the end device of the website user, and then used by advertisers, research companies and suppliers of multimedia applications cooperating with the website.

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