Due to recent changes in data protection laws, all website which operate across certain parts of the European Union are required to obtain consent using or storing cookies (or similar technologies) on your computers or mobile devices.
For further information about this policy, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
- What are cookies?
- Cookie types.
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 ikk.gr).
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. The most common of this type of cookie is the Google Analytics cookie, you will see below.
Persistent cookies: these cookies remain on a user’s device for a period specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that 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.
Performance cookies: these cookies collect information about how you use a website – eg which pages you visit and if you experience any errors. These cookies do not collect any information that could identify you and are only used to help us improve how our website works, understand what interests our users and measure how effective our content is. Some performance cookies are managed by third parties.
More useful information about cookies can be found at:
- What cookies type do we use and why?
The cookie types used on our website are the following:
- Google AnalyticsTM cookies:
We use Google Analytics to get anonymous statistics on how our website is used. This cookie type is managed by Google® for the purpose stated above.
We use performance cookies for error management that will help us improve our website. We don’t allow third party to use the cookies for any purpose other than those listed above. In addition, we use another performance cookie to remember your latest language selection. This is for serving the website in the future, in the language you chose on your last visit.
By using our website, you accept the use of the above cookie types. Accepting these cookies is a condition for using the website, therefore if you prevent them we cannot guarantee how our website will perform.
- How to delete and block our cookies, or any other web site cookies.
- Changing your cookie settings and other opt-out options.
Please note that internet browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your internet browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. Otherwise you should use the ‘Help’ option in your internet browser for more details.
For further information about deleting or blocking cookies, please visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=2.
- Your consent.
If you do not wish to accept cookies in connection with your use of this website, you must stop using our website.
- Can I withdraw my consent?
If you wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you will need to delete your cookies using your internet browser settings.