1.2 Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide web services and functionalities for users. For example, they enable you to improve your experience on the Website and enable the Website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the Website or browse from one page to another.
1.3 You do not need to have cookies turned on to visit most of the Website. However, having cookies switched on should allow for a smoother and more tailored browsing experience, and is required for certain parts of the Website's functionality. In the majority of cases, a cookie does not provide us with any personal information.
2. TYPES OF COOKIES
2.1 Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies. The Website uses both persistent and session cookies.
2.1.1 A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which allows us to collect and analyse (on an anonymous basis) traffic and use of the Website, monitor the system and improve operating performance, for example, store your preferences to enhance your subsequent visits. It will not be automatically deleted when the browser is closed but is stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date).
2.1.2 A session cookie is essential to ensure the correct functioning of the Website and is used to manage registration/login and access to reserved features. It is stored temporarily during a browsing session will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. This Website uses both persistent and session cookies.
A complete list of the cookies we use is set out in the table at the end of this policy. This list (together with the rest of this policy) is subject to change from time to time.
3.1.1 remember your actions (such as information you input into our login page);
3.1.2 make the Website function securely, including by securing information input into the website;
3.1.3 perform user analytics - collecting anonymous information about your use of the website in order to understand how users interact with the Website, and then make changes in order to improve the Website for all users; and
3.1.4 deliver digital advertising to you, including targeted advertising, both in the form of advertising of third party products and services on this Website, as well as advertising of our products and services on third party websites (“re-targeting”), and to track and measure the effectiveness of those advertising campaigns.
3.2 Some of our cookies – particularly those used to remember actions during a browsing session and those used for security (see paragraphs 3.1.1 and 3.1.2) - are “strictly necessary”. Strictly necessary cookies are those which are essential in order to provide you with a service over this Website, and therefore the use of such cookies is not optional.
4. YOUR COOKIE CHOICES
4.1 When you first navigate to our Website, you are asked to provide your consent to cookies. You can choose to provide or withhold your consent in relation to a number of purposes for which corresponding cookies are deployed. As well as using the pop-up consent mechanism, you can control acceptance of cookies by modifying your Internet browser preferences (see below).
4.2 The majority of browsers will allow you to alter the settings used for cookies and to disable and enable them as you require. You can reject all cookies (except strictly necessary cookies) in case you prefer not to receive them, and you can have your computer warn you whenever cookies are being used. You can delete the cookies that are already on your computer and you can set your browser to prevent them from being placed. Disabling cookies may, however, prevent some web services (including on this Website) from working correctly. Please be aware that when you have set your computer to reject cookies, it can limit the functionality of the Website and it is possible then that you will not have access to some of the features on the Website.
4.3 To disable cookies, or to receive a warning whenever cookies are being used, you can adjust your browser settings. You can adjust your browser settings to delete certain cookies. Visit the "help" section of your browser for how to manage your cookie settings, or follow the links below:
- Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cookies/en
- Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Cookies
- Google Chrome: http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
- Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042
- Opera: http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/
5. LIST OF COOKIES USED
|Name of The Cookie||Name of The Application||First Party / Third Party Cookie||Purpose of The Cookie||Duration|
|ASP.NET_SessionId||secure.emlconnect.com||Necessary||This cookie is used in sites developed with Microsoft.Net. When a user start browsing a unique session ID is created, which keeps track of all the information regarding that session.This information is stored in the web server and it is identified via a GUID.The GUID is essential for any ASP.NET site to function properly.||session|
|__RequestVerificationToken||secure.emlconnect.com||Necessary||This cookie is set by web application built in ASP.NET MVC Technologies. This is an anti-forgery cookie used for preventing cross site request forgery attacks.||session|
|appType||secure.emlconnect.com||Necessary||Provides for proper functioning of EMLConnect Site.||50 years|
|testCookies||secure.emlconnect.com||Necessary||Provides for proper functioning of EMLConnect Site.||session|
|orgBrand||emlconnect.com||Necessary||Provides for proper functioning of EMLConnect Site.||past|
|t||emlconnect.com||Necessary||Provides for proper functioning of EMLConnect Site.||past|
|substatus||emlconnect.com||Necessary||Provides for proper functioning of EMLConnect Site.||past|
|suballow||emlconnect.com||Necessary||Provides for proper functioning of EMLConnect Site.||past|
|ai_user||secure.emlconnect.com||Analytics||This cookie is set by Microsoft Application Insights software. This cookie is used for collecting satistical usage and telemetry informations for apps built on the Azure cloud platform.||1 year|
|_ga||.emlconnect.com||Analytics||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.||2 years|
|_gid||emlconnect.com||Analytics||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visted in an anonymous form.||1 day|
|_gat_gtag_UA_ 88365154_1||emlconnect.com||Analytics||This cookie is set by Google and is used to distinguish users.||1 minute|
|_gcl_au||emlconnect.com||Analytics||This cookie is used by Google Analytics to understand user interaction with the website.||3 months|
|_gat_gtag_UA_ 88365154_3||emlconnect.com||Analytics||This cookie is set by Google and is used to distinguish users.||1 minute|
|ai_session||secure.emlconnect.com||Analytics||>This cookie is set by Microsoft Application Insights software. This cookie is used for collecting satistical usage and telemetry informations for apps built on the Azure cloud platform. This is a unique anonymus session identifier cookie.||30 minutes|
|test_cookie||.doubleclick.net||Advertisment||This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.||15 minutes|
Please note that the above table (together with the rest of this policy) is subject to change from time to time.
6. CONTACT US
- by post, to 2nd Floor, La Vallee House, Upper Dargle Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow, A98 W2H9, Ireland
- by telephone, on +353 1 255 7111, or
- by email, at [email protected]
Last updated: 12 July 2021