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EUTOPIA: EUropean TOPology Interdisciplinary Action
The site eutopia.unitn.eu, from now on called “Site”, uses both first party and third party cookies. Following section contains detailed information about the use of third party cookies, in particular marketing and analytics cookies.
This policy sets out information to explain what cookies are, the types of cookies used and the purposes for which they are used.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer, tablet, mobile phone or other handheld device when you visit this Site. Cookies are then sent back to this Site each time you visit the Site. They enable the Site to recognise your devices and store certain information about you, including your browsing preferences. Importantly, they distinguish you from other users of this Site, enable us to optimise the service that we provide through the Site and provide you with a more tailored experience.
In general terms, this Site use both session cookies (which expire at the end of a particular browsing session) and persistent cookies, which will remain on your device and enable us to remember your actions or user preferences across multiple browsing sessions.
More specifically, the types of cookies used on the Site, and the purposes for using such cookies are follows:
|_ga||This cookie is part of Google analytics, and is used to distinguish users.|
|__utma||Google Analytics tracking – this cookie is used to distinguish users and sessions.|
|__utmb||Google Analytics tracking – this cookie is used to determine new sessions/visits.|
|__utmc||Google Analytics tracking – this cookie is used to determine whether or not to establish a new session for the user.|
|__utmz||Google Analytics tracking – this cookie is used to store the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached this site.|
|__utmv||Google Analytics tracking – this cookie is used to store visitor-level custom variable data.|
|__utmt||This cookie is set by Google Analytics. As per their documentation it is used to throttle the request rate for the service. It expires after 10 minutes.|
|_gat||This cookie is part of Google analytics, and is used to throttle request rate, this cookie expires in 10 minutes.|
|wfvt_*||this Wordfence cookie contains information about your general geographical location and in particular remembers your time zone.|
|wordfence_verifiedHuman||this Wordfence cookie is a Wordfence security plug-in used to protect the Site against malicious attacks.|
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer and how to manage and delete them, visit www.AllAboutCookies.org.
Most Internet browsers are by default set up to accept cookies automatically. The user can modify these settings to block cookies or to alert cookies to the user’s device. There are several ways to handle cookies. You can refer to the user’s manual or your browser’s help screen to find out how to adjust or change your browser settings.