Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies. The website uses both persistent and session cookies.
A. Session cookies
A session cookie is essential to ensure the correct functioning of the website and is used to manage registration/login and access to reserved features. Session cookies are stored temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from the user’s device when the browser is closed.
B. Persistent cookies
Persistent cookies are saved on your computer for a fixed period (usually a year or longer) and are not deleted when the browser is closed (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date).
C. First party cookies
Cookies set by the website owner or service provider (ProQuant) are called “first party cookies” and they can only be read by that site. Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called “third party cookies”.
D. Third party cookies
Third party cookies enable third party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website or service you are using (such as advertising, interactive content and analytics). The third parties that set these third party cookies can recognise your computer both when it visits the website or service in question and also when it visits certain other websites or services.
|Cookies in the website||Expiration||Description of purposes|
|cookie-warning||1 year||The cookie is set when a person closes the cookie warning bar in order to prevent the bar from popping up and disturbing the visitors' experience.|
|Cookies in the application||Expiration||Description of purposes|
|proquant_sid||1 month||Used for user authentication.|
|Third party cookies||Expiration||Description of purposes|
|_ga||2 years||Google Analytics – Used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||1 minute||Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_.|
|_gid||24 hours||Google Analytics – Used to distinguish users.|