What are cookies?
A cookie is a file which contains a small amount of information. It is placed on the device you use to visit a website, either by the webserver or a third party, in order to enable the website’s features and –functionality. For example, cookies enable AMS-IX to identify your device and secure your access to the https://www.more-ip-event.net website.
What type of cookies do we use and why?
Cookies can be in the form of session cookies or persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date. For the https://www.more-ip-event.net website AMS-IX uses the following session cookie type:
Analytical/performance cookies:These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our websites and to see how visitors move around when they are using it. This data helps us improve our website to offer visitors a better browsing experience.
Google analytics: this session based cookie helps AMS-IX keep track of the use of the More-IP website: which pages are visited and how long do visitors stay there. This data helps us improve our website to offer visitors a better browsing experience. The cookies set by Google because of this do not contain or collect personal identifiable information.
AddThis: this gives the website visitors the opportunity to easily share details with regard to the More-IP event via selected social media. The session based cookie that is set by AddThis does not directly identify an individual and is designed to identify the devices used by the website’s visitors.
Next to this third party cookies are set by:
How do we use these cookies?
Cookies set by AMS-IX on https://www.more-ip-event.net do not contain any information that personally identifies you. The third party cookies do set not contain or collect any personal identifiable information either.
How do you block cookies?
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