What is a cookie?
First and third party cookies
: whether a cookie is "first" or "third" party refers to the domain placing the cookie.
First-party cookies: are those set by a website that is being visited by the user at the time (e.g. cookies placed by CINOA)
Third-party cookies: are cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the website being visited by the user. If a user visits a website and another entity sets a cookie through that website, this would be a third-party cookie.
Persistent cookies: these cookies remain on a user's device for a period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
Session cookies: these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
How to delete or block cookies
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit allaboutcookies.org.
What cookies do we use and why?
The cookies we may use on CINOA may be categorized as follows:
- Strictly necessary
Some cookies may fulfill more than one of these purposes.
'Strictly necessary' cookies let you move around CINOA and use essential features like secure areas. Without these cookies, we cannot provide the requested services. We use these strictly necessary cookies to:
- Identify you as being logged in to the CINOA site and to authenticate you.
- For security purposes
Accepting these cookies is a condition of using CINOA, so if you prevent these cookies we can't guarantee how the site will perform during your visit, or grant access to our various services.
'Functionality cookies' are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit. We use functionality cookies for purposes such as:
- Remember settings you've applied
- Remember when you have engaged with a particular page
Additional information about advertising and analytics
Third Party Analytics and Advertising
Google Analytics and Advertising
CINOA does not use Analytical cookies.
CINOA does not use third-party advertising companies to serve personalised online display advertisements.