What are the cookies?

Cookies are snippets of text placed on your computer by the sites you visit. This technology of automatic data storage is ubiquitous and is used to collect information such as the type of browser and operating system, the source page, and the domain name from which the visitor connected to the scanctd.ro website to understand how visitors use this webpage.

Why are we using cookies?

We are using cookies to improve our sites' use and functionality and better understand how visitors use these sites and their services. Storing cookies on your computer gives us an easy and convenient way to personalise or improve your experience on our sites and make your next visit more enjoyable.
This website uses cookies to allow you to use our services as effectively as possible and obtain statistical information that will enable us to improve our services. Cookies (as defined below) allow us to save your access information and browsing preferences so that you do not have to enter them again the next time you visit us.

Types of cookies:
Website performance cookies

This type of cookie retains the user's preferences on this site, so there is no need to set them each time you visit it. Examples: video player volume settings, the speed at which your browser is compatible with video streaming.

Cookies for visitor analysis

Each time a user visits this site, the analysis software provided by a third party generates a user analysis cookie. This cookie tells us if you have visited this site before. The browser will tell us if you have this cookie, and if not, we will generate one. It allows monitoring of the unique users who visit us and how often they do it.
As long as you are not registered on this site, this cookie cannot be used to identify individuals; they are only used for statistical purposes. If you are registered, we may also know the details you have provided to us, such as your e-mail address and username - these are subject to confidentiality and the provisions of the Terms of use, Privacy Policy and the requirements of the legislation in force regarding the protection of personal data.

Geotargeting cookies (geographical location)

These cookies are used by a program that determines which country you come from. It is entirely anonymous and is used only to target content - even when you are on our page in Romanian or another language, you receive the same advertisement.

Cookies for registration

When you register on this site, we generate a cookie that notifies us if you are registered or not. Our servers use these cookies to show us the account with which you are registered and if you have permission for a specific service. It also allows us to associate any comments on our site with your username. If you do not select "keep me registered", this cookie will be automatically deleted when you close your browser. or computer.

Advertising cookies

These cookies allow us to determine whether or not you have viewed an online advertisement, its type, and how long it has been since you saw the advertising message.
We also use these cookies to personalise online advertising. We may also use third-party cookies to better focus on advertising, for example, to show holiday advertisements if the user has recently visited an article on the holiday site. These cookies are anonymous, and store information about the content viewed and not about users.
We also set anonymous cookies through other sites we advertise on. By receiving them, we may use them to recognise you as a visitor to that site. If you later visit our site, we will be able to deliver advertising based on this information.

Advertising provider cookies

Much of the advertising you find on this site belongs to third parties. Some of these parties use anonymous cookies to analyse how many people have been exposed to an advertisement or to see how many have been exposed to the same ad more than once.
The companies that generate these cookies have their privacy policies, and this site does not have access to read or write them. Third-party cookies may show you targeted advertising in other areas based on your browsing on this site.

Other third-party cookies

Third parties may set their anonymous cookies on some pages to track an application's success or personalise it. Due to the use of this site, this site cannot access these cookies, just as third parties cannot access the cookies held by this site. For example, when you share an article using the social media button on this site, that social network will record your activity.

Required cookies

These cookies are necessary for the blog to work and cannot be deactivated by you. These cookies are only here to allow us to show you the messages that inform you about the cookies used on the site. You can set your search engine to block these cookies or send you alerts about the cookies used, but the site may not work at full performance in this case.

Cookies used:

  • PHPSESSID

Performance cookies

These cookies allow us to count the number of visitors to the blog and the traffic sources from which they come. Thus, it helps us to know which articles and pages are preferred by visitors, but also how visitors use the site. All information collected by these cookies is anonymous. If they are disabled, we will not be able to tell when you visit the blog, and we will not be able to monitor its performance.

Cookies used:

  • _ga

Functionality cookies

These cookies allow the blog to offer improvements in functionality and personalisation constantly. These cookies allow us to show you videos or interactive widgets on the blog coming from third-party providers (YouTube, Slideshare, Facebook, etc.). If these settings are blocked, you will no longer be able to see the content from those providers.

Cookies used:

  • CookieConsent

Advertising cookies

These cookies may be set on the blog by advertising providers to understand your interests better and to show you, in the future, appropriate advertisements and articles. They do not directly store personal information but are based on the ability to identify the browser and device with which you are connected to the Internet. If these cookies are disabled, you will see ads, not in your area of interest.

google.com categories:

  • APISID
  • SSID
  • PREF
  • SID
  • SAPISID
  • HSID

What is the lifetime of a cookie?

Cookies are administered by webservers. The lifespan of a cookie can vary significantly, depending on the purpose for which it is placed. Some cookies are used exclusively for a single session (session cookies) and are no longer retained once the user has left the website. Some cookies are controlled and reused each time the user returns to that website (cookies permanent). However, a user can delete cookies anytime through the browser settings.

Remarks

Disabling and refusing to receive cookies may make specific sites impractical or difficult to visit and use. Also, refusing to accept cookies does not mean you will no longer receive/view online advertising.
It is possible to set in the browser so that these cookies are no longer accepted, or you can set the browser to accept cookies from a specific site. But, for example, if you are not registered using cookies, you will not be able to leave comments.
All modern browsers offer the ability to change cookie settings. These settings are usually found in your browser's "Options" or "Preferences" menu.
To understand these settings, you can use the browser's "Help" option for more details.

Data security

Scanctd.ro makes every effort to use the latest technologies, strict employee policies, and work procedures to protect personal data collected and processed by applicable law. Personal data will only be used for the stated purpose for which it was collected.

published: 28 October 2022