What are cookies?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information, often including a unique identifier, which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website – if your browser preferences allow it. Cookies are then accessed by the originating website on each subsequent visit. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device.
Information about how cookies can be controlled within the various browsers:
- Cookies in Internet Explorer
- Cookies in Firefox
- Cookies in Google Chrome
- Cookies in Opera
- Cookies in Safari
Cookies on our website
These are strictly necessary cookies (essential cookies without which the website won’t function properly).They are sent by the AUBG website in order to ensure its proper functioning.
- authautologin – allows browsing without logging in
- session – follows the users’ progress through the website
Zendesk chat cookies
These are functional cookies (for improved usability). Our online chat uses cookie for improved interactivity.
Share content widgets
Google Analytics and DoubleClick
The AUBG’s website uses Google Analytics tracking code to record anonymous information about users, pageviews, unique pageviews, time spent on a page, source of the visit, errors, etc. That information is used by AUBG to identify usage trends on our site and to make decisions what content to use in order to provide our users with most relevant information and the best users experience. These cookies do not store personal data about the particular user.
To opt out Google Analytics visit Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
We may use Google DoubleClick service to measure the effectiveness and performance of our online marketing campaigns. Find out more here.
To opt out of Google DoubleClick visit https://code.google.com/archive/p/google-opt-out-plugin/.
The AUBG website contains embedded videos from YouTube. Cookies from YouTube load only when a video is playing.
Parts of this website use Facebook cookies and pixels.
Pixels are small snipped code on web site that do things like allow another server to measure viewing of a webpage and often are used in connection with cookies. Cookies and pixels are used to understand and deliver ads and make them more relevant to you.
Further information can be found on the Facebook website.
The AUBG website uses Google Adwords remarketing snipped codes in order to advertise on third party websites (incl. Google) to previous visitors to our website. This cookie does not identify you or give access to your devices. The cookies are used to indicate to other websites that you visited a particular page, so they will show you ads related to that page. This way you see ads that are personalized to you.
If you do not wish to see personalized ads from AUBG you can opt out at Google’s Ads Settings.
Please note that opting out won’t stop you seeing adverts, just that they won’t be tailored specifically to you.
For more information on how to control your cookie settings and browser settings, or how to delete cookies on your devices, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.