Cookies policy on www.pmaccess.ro
The cookie is a small file, a special text, often encoded, sent by a server to a web browser and then sent back (unmodified) by the browser, each time it accesses that server. The cookie is installed by a request issued by a web-server to a browser (eg Internet Explorer, Chrome, Mozilla) and is completely “passive” (it does not contain software, viruses or spyware and cannot access the information on the hard driver. user). Cookies are used for authentication as well as for tracking user behavior; Typical applications are the retention of user preferences and the implementation of the “shopping cart” system. These files make it possible to recognize the user’s terminal and present the content in a relevant way, adapted to the user’s preferences. Cookies provide users with a pleasant browsing experience and support pmaccess efforts to provide comfortable services to users: eg: – online privacy preferences and shopping cart history. They are also used in the preparation of aggregated anonymous statistics that help to understand how a user benefits from www.pmaccess.ro, allowing the structure and content to be improved but excluding the user’s personal identification.
A visit to www.pmaccess.ro can place: Site performance cookies, Visitor analysis cookies, Geotargetting cookies, Registration cookies, Advertising cookies or Cookies of advertising providers.
Examples of important uses of cookies:
Content and services adapted to the user’s preferences – product and service categories.
Access adapted to users’ interests – password retention.
Retaining child protection filters on Internet content (family mode options, safe search functions).
Measurement, optimization and analytics features – such as confirming a certain level of traffic on a website, what kind of content is viewed and how a user reaches a website (eg through direct search engines, from other websites etc.). The websites carry out these analyzes of their use to improve the websites for the benefit of the users.
Generally browsers have integrated privacy settings that provide different levels of cookie acceptance, validity period and automatic deletion after the user has visited a particular site. Because identity protection is very valuable and represents the right of every Internet user, it is advisable to know what possible problems cookies may create. Because through them the information between the browser and the website is constantly transmitted in both directions, if an attacker or unauthorized person intervenes during the data transmission, the information contained in the cookie can be intercepted. Although very rare, this can happen if the browser connects to the server using an unencrypted network (eg an unsecured WiFi network). Other cookie-based attacks involve incorrect cookie settings on servers. It is very important for the User to choose the most appropriate method of protecting personal information and to:
Set long deadlines for storing your browsing history and personal access data.
Consider setting the browser to clear individual browsing data each time you close the browser. This is an option to access the websites that place cookies and to delete any visit information at the end of the browsing session.