Examples of the information that may be analysed using cookies are user-name, email address and password, the internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet, browser type and version, operating system and platform you use to connect, areas of our online services that you viewed or searched for, the Uniform Resource Locators (URLs) from or through which you entered and exited our online services and the date and time of such activity.
Cookies are used for many different purposes on our sites, examples of which are set out below:
- Limiting ad campaigns – we use a cookie to make sure that we do not over-expose our users to a particular online advertising campaign.
- Geo-Management Advisory Service – we use a cookie to determine when a user last viewed a message advising them that the website they are accessing is directed at a particular geography or country.
You can use the "Help" section of the tool bar on most browsers to change the settings on your computer, for example, to notify you when you receive a cookie, or to refuse all cookies. However, some of the features of our online services may not work or may be more difficult to access if you refuse all cookies. If you want to find out more about cookies go to www.youronlinechoices.eu.