What is a cookie?
A cookie is information used by websites to identify and remember a user. In general, cookies are used to improve the performance of a website and to provide users with a better experience surfing the Internet.
There are two types of cookies: persistent and session cookies. The first one stays in your browser and identifies you when you return to the site. The latter will be deleted when you close your browser. We use both types of cookies.
Below we describe which third-party services and cookies we use.
Third-party services we use:
Google Analytics: With this service we can analyze how our visitors interact with the website. More information can be found here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Google Ads: This service allows us to analyze the effectiveness of our Google search marketing campaigns. Read more here: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/ads/
Third-party cookies we use:
_ga: This is a Google Analytics cookie that identifies unique users. This cookie is stored for 2 years.
_gat: This is a Google Anatlyics cookie that limits the number of requests to Google's servers. This cookie is stored for 10 minutes.
Affiliate Program / Affiliate Links:
In order for our website to be freely accessible to you, we are supported by partnerships. That is, if you click on a link on this website and buy a product from the service provider, we will receive a commission for this service. The link you click on is called an affiliate link and stores an anonymous cookie in your browser to make sure the antivirus provider knows you came from our website.
How to manage cookies:
You can manage and delete cookies in your browser at any time. You can delete existing cookies as well as prevent your browser from placing cookies. The latter can lead to certain parts of the website not functioning properly. Read more here: https://www.aboutcookies.org/