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Cookie name

Provider of cookie & privacy link

Description

__atuvc

www.addthis.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms. It stores an updated page share count.

__atuvs

www.addthis.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget which is commonly embedded in websites to enable visitors to share content with a range of networking and sharing platforms. This is believed to be a new cookie from AddThis which is not yet documented, but has been categorized on the assumption it serves a similar purpose to other cookies set by the service.

_pinterest_ct_ua

www.pinterest.com/

Privacy link

These cookies allow users to share pictures via Pinterest / the "Pin It" button, and Pinterest can collect statistical information about usage of their service.

_twitter_sess

twitter.com/

Privacy link

This cookie lets website visitors use Twitter-related features from within the web page they are visiting.

act

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

ads_prefs

twitter.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Twitter. The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.

c_user

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

clid

dstillery.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is usually set by Dstillery to enable sharing media content to social media. It may also gather information on website visitors when they use social media to share website content from the page visited.

datr

www.facebook.com/

Privacy link

to provide fraud prevention.

dats

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

fr

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

kdt

twitter.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by Twitter to monitor referral links and login status. They are usually present when there is a "Tweet This" button or other Twitter widget present on the site.

locale

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

lu

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

pid

twitter.com/

Privacy link

This cookie lets website visitors use Twitter-related features from within the web page they are visiting.

presence

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

remember_checked_on

twitter.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by Twitter to monitor referral links and login status. They are usually present when there is a "Tweet This" button or other Twitter widget present on the site.

rud

www.gorocketfuel.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Rocketfuel. The main business activity is: Advertising

sb

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

SESS.*

www.appnexus.com/fr

Privacy link

This cookie contains a single non-unique value: "1" - it is used by the platform to test whether a browser is configured to accept cookies from AppNexus.

syndication_guest_id

twitter.com

Privacy link

The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.

tfw_exp

twitter.com

Privacy link

The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.

twid

twitter.com

Privacy link

The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

www.youtube.com

Privacy link

YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.

xs

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviorally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.

We allow third parties to use analytics cookies to understand how you use our websites so we can make them better and the third parties can develop and improve their products, which they may use on websites that are not owned or operated by Microsoft. For example, they're used to gather information about the pages you visit and how many clicks you need to accomplish a task. These cookies may also be used for advertising purposes.

Cookie name

Provider of cookie & privacy link

Description

__utma

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior and measure site performance. This cookie lasts for 2 years by default and distinguishes between users and sessions. It it used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. The lifespan of the cookie can be customized by website owners.

__utmb

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior and measure site performance. This cookie determines new sessions and visits and expires after 30 minutes. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. Any activity by a user within the 30 minute life span will count as a single visit, even if the user leaves and then returns to the site. A return after 30 minutes will count as a new visit, but a returning visitor.

__utmc

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior and measure site performance. This cookie lasts for 2 years by default and distinguishes between users and sessions. It it used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. The lifespan of the cookie can be customized by website owners.

__utmt

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is set by Google Analytics. According to their documentation it is used to throttle the request rate for the service - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.

__utmt_player

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics. It appears to be a variation of the __utmt cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.

__utmz

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This is one of the four main cookies set by the Google Analytics service which enables website owners to track visitor behavior measure of site performance. This cookie identifies the source of traffic to the site - so Google Analytics can tell site owners where visitors came from when arriving on the site. The cookie has a life span of 6 months and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

_cb_ls

chartbeat.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is set on websites using real time analytics software by Chartbeat.

_ga

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customizable by website owners.

_gat

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.

_gid

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited.

ACOOKIE

www.webtrends.com/

Privacy link

This cookie name is generally associated with web analytics services provided by Web Trends, and acts as a user session identifier.

cookie_icims_iframe_content_height

www.icims.com

Privacy link

Enables Javascripts

hs

www.inxile-entertainment.com

Privacy link

Former external site taken over when MS acquired studio and it is a cookie placed by WIX.

icims_current_customer

www.icims.com

Privacy link

Tracks the anonymized icims customer identifier the candidate is interacting with, used to tell if a new session should be tracked as part of click stream analytics (moving between different icims.com domains for the same customer within 45 minutes counts as the same “session” in our Google Analytics.

icims_GAClientID

www.icims.com

Privacy link

Used to hold the iCIMS Google Analytics information for use with anonymized reporting. No identifiable user data stored.

icimsCookiesEnabledCheck

www.icims.com

Privacy link

This is a session cookie. It tests for whether cookies are enabled in the user’s browser so that we can display a warning/error message indicating impacted functionality (logging in and applying to jobs). The only data it stores is the iCIMStest string.

in_ref

www.icims.com

Privacy link

This is a session cookie. It tests for whether cookies are enabled in the user’s browser so that we can display a warning/error message indicating impacted functionality (logging in and applying to jobs). The only data it stores is the iCIMStest string.

jsEnabled

www.icims.com

Privacy link

Enables Javascripts

OAID

www.openx.com/

Privacy link

Associated with the OpenX banner advertising platform for publishers. Records whether specific ads have been displayed. Reportedly used for performance only rather than user targeting. As a first party cookie it cannot be used to track across domains.

optimizelyBuckets

www.optimizely.com/

Privacy link

Cookie set by the Optimizely website optimization platform. Used to store the page variants assigned to a user for A/B performance testing, to ensure the user gets a consistent experience.

optimizelyEndUserId

www.optimizely.com/

Privacy link

Cookie set by the Optimizely website optimization platform. This cookie is a unique user identifier.

optimizelyPendingLogEvents

www.optimizely.com/

Privacy link

Cookie set by the Optimizely website optimization platform. Records user activity.

optimizelySegments

www.optimizely.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is set by the Optimizely website optimization platform. It holds audience segmentation information for a visitor.

Per_UniqueID

www.icims.com

Privacy link

This is a session cookie. It tests for whether cookies are enabled in the user’s browser so that we can display a warning/error message indicating impacted functionality (logging in and applying to jobs). The only data it stores is the iCIMStest string.

phpbb3_jjx1j_k

www.inxile-entertainment.com

Privacy link

inXile entertainment is an Xbox Game Studio developing console and PC titles.

phpbb3_jjx1j_sid

www.inxile-entertainment.com

Privacy link

inXile entertainment is an Xbox Game Studio developing console and PC titles.

phpbb3_jjx1j_u

www.inxile-entertainment.com

Privacy link

inXile entertainment is an Xbox Game Studio developing console and PC titles.

s_cc

www.adobe.com/

Privacy link

Adobe Site Catalyst cookie, determines whether cookies are enabled in the browser.

ssr-caching

www.inxile-entertainment.com

Privacy link

Indicates how a site was rendered.

svSession

www.inxile-entertainment.com

Privacy link

Indicates how a site was rendered.

UID

www.addthis.com/

Privacy link

This cookie provides a uniquely assigned, machine-generated user ID and gathers data about activity on the website. This data may be sent to a 3rd party for analysis and reporting.

utag_main

tealium.com/

Privacy link

This cookie name is associated with the Tealium data platform and is used for web analytics.

WT_FPC

www.webtrends.com/

Privacy link

Cookie set by WebTrends analytics service, used to track and report on visitor behavior on a site for performance improvement.

YSC

www.youtube.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is set by YouTube to track views of embedded videos.

We and third parties use advertising cookies to show you new ads by recording which ads you've already seen. They're also used to track which ads you click on or purchases you make after clicking on an ad for payment purposes, and to show you ads that are more relevant to you. For example, they're used to detect when you click on an ad and show you ads based on your social media interests and website browsing history.

Cookie name

Provider of cookie & privacy link

Description

__CT_Data

www.clicktale.com/

Privacy link

The __CT_Data cookie is used to count the number of pageviews or visits of the anonymous visitor for the purpose of enabling the ClickTale software to track the number of pageviews or visits a visitor made on website. The main purpose of this cookie is: Targeting/Advertising.

__gads

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is associated with the DoubleClick for Publishers service from Google. Its purpose is to do with the showing of adverts on the site, for which the owner may earn some revenue.

__uin_an

sonobi.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Sonobi, an automated audience buying and selling platform for online advertising.

__uis

sonobi.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Sonobi, an automated audience buying and selling platform for online advertising.

_cc_aud

www.lotame.com/

Privacy link

This domain is owned by Lotame. The main business activity is: Data Management Platform - Targeting /Advertising

_cc_cc

www.lotame.com/

Privacy link

This domain is owned by Lotame. The main business activity is: Data Management Platform - Targeting /Advertising

_cc_dc

www.lotame.com/

Privacy link

This domain is owned by Lotame. The main business activity is: Data Management Platform - Targeting /Advertising

_cc_id

www.lotame.com/

Privacy link

This domain is owned by Lotame. The main business activity is: Data Management Platform - Targeting /Advertising

_fbp

www.facebook.com/

Privacy link

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

_fcap_CAM4

www.outbrain.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Outbrain, which describes itself as a content discovery platform. It provides technology to help distribute content targeted to individuals interests.

_gat_.*

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.

_gcl_au

www.google.com/

Privacy link

Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.

_li_ss

www.liveintent.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by liadm.com. The company provides a range of marketing and advertising services.

_mkto_trk

www.marketo.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is associated with an email marketing service provided by Marketo. This tracking cookie allows a website to link visitor behavior to the recipient of an email marketing campaign, to measure campaign effectiveness.

_msuuid.*

www.marinsoftware.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Marin Software which provides advertising campaign management technology.

_ofcap_DOC1

www.outbrain.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Outbrain, which describes itself as a content discovery platform. It provides technology to help distribute content targeted to individuals interests.

_ssum

www.centro.net

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Sitescout. The main business activity is: Real time advertising platform

_tmid

advertising.adobe.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Tube Mogul. The main business activity is: Video advertising services

_utastes_1

www.outbrain.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Outbrain, which describes itself as a content discovery platform. It provides technology to help distribute content targeted to individuals interests.

_zendesk_.*

www.zendesk.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Zendesk. Although mainly a tool to track tickets and support issues for a company, Zendesk also has cookies that are used to capture advertising-related information for campaigns and other advertising purposes.

33x_ps

www.33across.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by 33 Across. The main business activity is: Targeted and behavioural advertising services.

A3

www.yahoo.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Yahoo. The main business activity is: Search / Advertising

A6

www.mediamind.me/

This cookie is generally provided by MediaMind and is used for advertising purposes.

AA003

www.facebook.com

Privacy link

This domain is owned by Atlas Solutions which is in turn owned by Facebook. Atlas is an online advertising business, targeting users through tracking their web activity. From September 2014 the company re-launched under the ownership of Facebook, promising the ability to reach known users and target adverts based on profiles generated using Facebook's user data.

ab

www.agkn.com/optout.html

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by agkn.com and is used for advertising purposes.

ACID

advertising.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Advertising.com (AOL). The main business activity is: Advertising

acs

dstillery.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Media6degrees. The main business activity is: Advertising

actvagnt

www.outbrain.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Outbrain, which describes itself as a content discovery platform. It provides technology to help distribute content targeted to individuals interests.

ADGRX_CM_APPNEXUS_BRIDGED

adgear.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by AdGear, a Canadian advertising technology network company.

ad-id

www.amazon.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by amazon-adsystem.com for advertising purposes.

adm_DLDdwoAvzlrj4hE36dBo-g

lifestreet.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned bt LifeStreet, a USA based business providing mobile in-app advertising and audience targeting.

ad-privacy

www.amazon.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by amazon-adsystem.com for advertising purposes.

aexp

www.adobe.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Demdex. The company provides audience management solutions.

ANON_ID_old

vdx.tv

Privacy link

This is an existing non-essential inventoried cookie that stores anonymous id. Other cookie name is "ANON_ID".

APIDTS

www.aol.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by AOL Advertising. The main business activity is: Advertising

APISID

www.google.com/

Privacy link

This DoubleClick cookie is generally set through the site by advertising partners, and used by them to build a profile of the website visitor's interests and show relevant ads on other sites. This cookie works by uniquely identifying your browser and device.

apnxs

www.outbrain.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Outbrain, which describes itself as a content discovery platform. It provides technology to help distribute content targeted to individuals interests.

APP

switchconcepts.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Switch Concepts. The main business activity is: Advertising

appnexus

corp.fluct.jp

Privacy link

This cookie appears to be owned by Fluct Ltd, a Japanese advertising technology company.

appnexus_sync

getintent.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Acuity Ads. The company provides a range of marketing and advertising services.

ATN

www.facebook.com/

Privacy link

This domain is owned by Atlas Solutions which is in turn owned by Facebook. Atlas is an online advertising business, targeting users through tracking their web activity. From September 2014 the company re-launched under the ownership of Facebook, promising the ability to reach known users and target adverts based on profiles generated using Facebook's user data.

ATTACID

www.aol.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by AOL Advertising. The main business activity is: Advertising

audience

www.spotx.tv/

Privacy link

Collects anonymous data related to the visitor's web site visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the web site and what pages have been loaded, with the purpose of displaying targeted ads.

audit

rubiconproject.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Rubicon Project. The main business activity is: Advertising

auth_token

twitter.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Twitter. The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.

b

www.yahoo.com/

Privacy link

Collects anonymous data related to the visitor's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded. The registered data is used to categorize the users' interest and demographical profiles with the purpose of customizing the website content depending on the visitor.

bcookie

www.linkedin.com

Privacy link

This is a Microsoft MSN 1st party cookie for sharing the content of the website via social media.

bdswch

www.outbrain.com

Privacy link

Use 3rd party to show targeted ads

bito

bidr.co/

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by bidr.io and is used for advertising purposes.

bitoIsSecure

www.beeswax.com

Privacy link

The Beeswax technology allows our customers to buy ad space on websites, mobile apps, video players, and other devices and allows for the use of proprietary and third party data in the purchase of that ad space.

BizoID

www.linkedin.com

Privacy link

This is a Microsoft MSN 1st party cookie to enable user-based content.

bkpa

www.bluekai.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Blue Kai. The main business activity is: Advertising/Audience Targeting

bku

www.oracle.com/corporate/acquisitions/bluekai/

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by bluekai.com and is used for advertising purposes.

bsc

www.walmart.com

Privacy link

US Online retailer.

bscookie

www.linkedin.com/

Privacy link

Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.

bt2

www.addthis.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by AddThis. AddThis provides web widgets that site owners embed into their pages or other content to enable visitors to create and share links to the content across social networks. They also make use of the data collected to provide advertisers and marketers with profile information for targeted behavioral advertising.

bt3

signal.co

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Signal Inc. a US based marketing technology company.

btc

www.walmart.com

Privacy link

US Online retailer.

btv3.*

signal.co

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Signal Inc. a US based marketing technology company.

C

rubiconproject.com/

Privacy link

Regulates synchronization of user identification and exchange of user data between various ad services/General marketing/advertising.

C2

advertising.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Advertising.com (AOL). The main business activity is: Advertising

C6

www.serving-sys.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Sizmek (formerly DG MediaMind). They provide multi-platform targeted advertising services.

cb

www.clickagy.com

Privacy link

Clickagy is a USA based audience analytics and targeted advertising company.

CfP

advertising.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Advertising.com (AOL). The main business activity is: Advertising

ck1

www.cloudflare.com/

Privacy link

This cookie is generally provided by rlcdn.com and is used for advertising purposes.

CMDD

casalemedia.com/

Privacy link

These cookies are linked to advertising and tracking the products users were looking at.

CMID

casalemedia.com/

Privacy link

These cookies are linked to advertising and tracking the products users were looking at.

CMPRO

casalemedia.com/

Privacy link

These cookies are linked to advertising and tracking the products users were looking at.

CMRUM3

casalemedia.com/

Privacy link

These cookies are linked to advertising and tracking the products users were looking at.

CMSC

casalemedia.com/

Privacy link

These cookies are linked to advertising and tracking the products users were looking at.

CMST

casalemedia.com/

Privacy link

Collects anonymous data related to the visitor's web site visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the web site and what pages have been loaded, with the purpose of displaying targeted ads.

cookieJartestCookie

www.outbrain.com

Privacy link

Use 3rd party to show targeted ads.

COu

connexity.com/

Privacy link

Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning visitor's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.

cref

www.quantcast.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Quantcast. The main business activity is: Market and Audience Segmentation, Targeted advertising services

CSNUtId

www.wayfair.com

Privacy link

Wayfair is an online shopping platform.

ct

www.vindico.net

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Vindico. The main business activity is: Video Advertising Platform

ct0

twitter.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Twitter. The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.

cu

www.adelphic.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Adelphic, a USA based company engaged in mobile and cross-device programmatic online advertising.

cug

www.vindico.net

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Vindico. The main business activity is: Video Advertising Platform

cup

www.vindico.net

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Vindico. The main business activity is: Video Advertising Platform

d

www.quantcast.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Quantcast. The main business activity is: Market and Audience Segmentation, Targeted advertising services

D3

www.serving-sys.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Sizmek (formerly DG MediaMind). They provide multi-platform targeted advertising services.

DE

doubleclick.net

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange.

demdex

www.adobe.com/

Privacy link

This cookie helps Adobe Audience Manger perform basic functions such as visitor identification, ID synchronization, segmentation, modeling, reporting, etc.

dextp

www.adobe.com/

Privacy link

This cookie helps Adobe Audience Manger perform basic functions such as visitor identification, ID synchronization, segmentation, modeling, reporting, etc.

DNT

twitter.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Twitter. The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.

DOMSYNC

advertising.com

Privacy link

This cookie is owned by Advertising.com (AOL). The main business activity is: Advertising

DotomiUser

www.conversantmedia.com/

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This cookie is generally provided by dotomi.com and is used for advertising purposes.

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www.f5.com/

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This cookie name is associated with the BIG-IP product suite from company F5. Usually associated with managing sessions on load balanced servers, to ensure user requests are routed consistently to the correct server. The common root is BIGipServer most commonly followed by a domain name, usually the one that it is hosted on, but not always.

cf_use_ob

www.cloudflare.com

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This cookie is associated with sites using CloudFlare. It is used to improve page load times and to override any security restrictions based on the visitors IP address. It does not contain any user identification information.

ci_session

codeigniter.com/

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Cookie normally associated with the CodeIgniter framework for building PHP based applications. Usually used to maintain a user state during a browser session for consistency of user experience. By default the cookie is destroyed when the browser session ends, in which case it can be Strictly Necessary. However, it can optionally be stored in a database and be used for tracking users or other purposes.

cookie_consent

www.obsidian.net

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Compulsion games is a new ms acquisition with domain exception. Compulsion forums are powered by invision forums. cookie_consent cookie is set after user reads and agrees to cookie banner.

datadome

splashthat.com

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Protects websites against bots.

DFPTargetingByUser

www.playbuzz.com

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This cookie is owned by Play Buzz, which allows website create interactive stories.

disqus_unique

disqus.com/

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These cookies are set by Disqus so that users can comment on website/platform.

disqusauth

disqus.com/

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These cookies are set by Disqus so that users can comment on website/platform.

DW

www.salesforce.com/products/commerce-cloud/overview/

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Cookie associated with Demandware eCommerce platform when it is a session cookie. Purpose appears to be undocumented but it could be to do with checking whether or not a browser is accepting first party cookies.

eternity_session

www.obsidian.net

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Session Token - This is a general-purpose identifier used to maintain the user session and any variables (such as login session and what items may be in your cart).

eternity_token

www.obsidian.net

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Login Token set on login.

forums_token

www.obsidian.net

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Forums token set on login.

HumanClickKEY

liveperson.com

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Holds data related to visit to this website eg the number of pages viewed, the time spent on pages.

HumanClickSiteContainerID_.*

liveperson.com

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This cookie name is associated with software provided by LivePerson to enable website owners to engage visitors in live chat. It is reported to be used to identify the account of the site owner. This is a pattern type cookie with a common root of HumanClickSiteContainerID_ followed by a string of numbers.

i18next

www.icims.com

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This is a session cookie. It stores the user’s browser language.

ips4_guestTime

www.obsidian.net

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Compulsion games is a new ms acquisition with domain exception. Compulsion forums are powered by invision forums. This cookie is necessary for the forums to load and saves date and time information.

ips4_hasJS

www.obsidian.net

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Compulsion games is a new ms acquisition with domain exception. Compulsion forums are powered by invision forums. This cookie is necessary for the forums to load and saves date and time information.

ips4_IPSSessionFront

www.obsidian.net

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Compulsion games is a new ms acquisition with domain exception. Compulsion forums are powered by invision forums. This cookie is necessary for the forums to load and saves date and time information.

ips4_ipsTimezone

www.obsidian.net

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Compulsion games is a new ms acquisition with domain exception. Compulsion forums are powered by invision forums. This cookie is necessary for the forums to load and saves date and time information.

is_unique

statcounter.com/

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This cookie is set by StatCounter to determine if you are a first-time or returning visitor.

is_visitor_unique

statcounter.com/

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This cookie is set by the website that you visit. When it is first set, a random id is generated and stored in the cookie in order to avoid counting you as a visitor more than once (e.g. if you are on a mobile device and your IP address changes while you browse). Similarly to the is_unique cookie, this cookie also stores a count of your returning visits.

kursessid_iotsolfld

www.kurryer.com

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Store the session with no PII to identify session start.

laravel_session

laravel.com

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Used by Laravel (php web framework) to identify a user session instance.

LPSessionID

www.liveperson.com

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This cookie is owned by LivePerson. The main business activity is: Online Chat/Customer Data

LPSID-60270350

www.liveperson.com/

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This is a pattern type cookie associated with software from LivePerson which enables online chat functionality with site visitors. This cookie appears to be a unique session identifier.

LPVID

www.liveperson.com/

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This cookie name is associated with software from LIvePerson, which enables website owners to add online chat functionality to communicate directly with visitors. This cookie is believed to be a unique visitor identifier.

LPVisitorID

www.liveperson.com

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This cookie is owned by LivePerson. The main business activity is: Online Chat/Customer Data

ndat

www.ninthdecimal.com

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Personalization

OCAK

www.google.com

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This cookie is owned by Google. The main business activity is: User Accounts sub-domain. Cookies in this domain have lifespans between 1 month to 2 years.

PHPSESSID

www.php.net/

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PHP session cookie associated with embedded content from this domain.

SERVERID

www.haproxy.com/

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Usually used for load balancing. Identifies the server that delivered the last page to the browser. Associated with the HAProxy Load Balancer software.

SID

www.crazyegg.com/

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This is a very common cookie name but where it is found as a session cookie it is likely to be used as for session state management.

SMSV

www.google.com

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This cookie is owned by Google. The main business activity is: User Accounts sub-domain. Cookies in this domain have lifespans between 1 month to 2 years.

sso_session

www.obsidian.net

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This is a general-purpose identifier used to maintain the user session and any variables.

ts

www.paypal.com/

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This cookie is generally provided by PayPal and supports payment services in the website.

uvts

www.uservoice.com

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Uservoice is an online customer interaction tool and helpdesk.

WRUIDCD03072018

www.clicktale.com

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This cookie is owned by Clicktale. The main business activity is: Website Analytics Software Provider

X-Mapping-.*

www.riverbed.com/

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The X-Mapping cookie is associated with the Stingray Traffic Manager platform from Riverbed, which is a load balancing application for high traffic web services and sites. Used to route data and page requests to the correct server where a site is hosted on multiple servers. It has a common root of X-Mapping- followed by an eight letter code. For more information see: https://splash.riverbed.com/docs/DOC-1515.

X-Mapping-fjhppofk

www.riverbed.com/

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The X-Mapping cookie is associated with the Stingray Traffic Manager platform from Riverbed, which is a load balancing application for high traffic web services and sites. Used to route data and page requests to the correct server where a site is hosted on multiple servers. It has a common root of X-Mapping- followed by an eight letter code. For more information see: https://splash.riverbed.com/docs/DOC-1515.

X-PP-SILOVER

www.paypal.com/

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This cookie is generally provided by PayPal and supports payment services in the website.

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