What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file stored on the hard drive of your computer or mobile device by a website. It does not contain any personal information and is not able to collect information.
Two types of cookies can be used, “session-only” and “persistent”. “Session-only” cookies are deleted when you end your browser session. “Persistent cookies” remain on your device for the time period set in the cookie after which time they delete themselves. However, these cookies may be renewed every time you visit the website.
We use two broad categories of cookies:
- first party cookies, served directly by us to your computer or mobile device; and
- third party cookies, which are served by our partners or service providers on our Site.
Which cookies does Bavarian Nordic use and why?
Bavarian Nordic uses the following cookies for the purposes set out below:
These cookies indirectly help improve this Site by tracking your use. This set of cookies collects information and may report website usage statistics without personally identifying individual visitors.
|_GID||Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.|
|_GAT||Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.|
|_GA||Part of Google Analytics: monitor traffic and highlight issues that may arise by people browsing our website.|
How to avoid or delete a cookie
Most internet browsers allow you delete, block or alert you before a cookie is saved/stored on your online device. Depending on which online device you use, you can follow the instructions provided by your
browser (usually located within the “settings”, “help”, “tools” or “edit” facility). Many browsers are set to accept cookies until you change your settings.
Can I still visit the website if the cookie-function is disabled?
Yes. Should you have cookies disabled on your online device, you will continue to have the same access to the website content as with cookies enabled. However, some functions such as surveys and tools might operate with reduced functionality or not at all.
Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.com.
You can also prevent the use of Google Analytics relating to your use of our Site by downloading and installing the browser plugin available via this link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.