What are cookies and why do we use them?
Certain parts of our site use “cookies” to keep track of your visit and to help you navigate between sections. A cookie is a small data file that certain websites store on your computer’s hard-drive when you visit such websites. Cookies can contain information such as your user ID and the pages you have visited. The only personal information a cookie contains is information that you have personally supplied.
Cookies store information on your preferences and behaviours, so the website can deliver you the best possible user experience. These cookies also help the website operate, improve its efficiency, and provide usage information. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|_Ic_cid||Necessary||Necessary for the functionality of the website’s chat-box function.||3 years|
|_Ic_cst||Necessary||Necessary for the functionality of the website’s chat-box function.||3 years|
|_Ic_mcid||Necessary||Necessary for the functionality of the website’s chat-box function.||3 years|
|_Ic_mcst||Necessary||Necessary for the functionality of the website’s chat-box function.||3 years|
|_livechat||Preferences||Used to hide the user’s personal customisation of Live Chat.||37 months|
|lang||Preferences||Set by LinkedIn when a web page contains an embedded “Follow us” panel.||Session|
|_ga||Statistics||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||2 years|
|_gat||Statistics||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.||1 day|
|_gid||Statistics||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.||I day|
|_fbp||Marketing||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||1 day|
|bcookie||Marketing||Used by the social networking service LinkedIn for tracking the use of embedded services.||2 years|
|bscookie||Marketing||Used by the social networking service LinkedIn for tracking the use of embedded services.||2 years|
|fr||Marketing||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||3 months|
|IDE||Marketing||Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.||1 year|
|lidc||Marketing||Used by the social networking service LinkedIn for tracking the use of embedded services.||1 day|
|PREF||Marketing||Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites.||8 months|
How do I change my cookie settings?
You can choose to accept or decline cookies at the start of your web browsing session on Lorisian. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
- Google Chrome
- Microsoft Edge
- Mozilla Firefox
- Microsoft Internet Explorer
- Apple Safari
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout