Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
The tables below explains the cookies we use and why.
|Cookie||Name||Description||Default Expiration time|
|Custom cookies||ASP.NET_SessionId||Used to store a unique identifier for session.|
|AuthCookie-3386||Used to maintain a valid login state||1 hour|
|Technical-analytics||IDE||This cookie is used for re-targeting, optimisation, reporting and attribution of online adverts||2 months|
|Technical-analytics||_ga||Used to distinguish users to calculate visitor, session and campaign data.||2 years|
|Technical-analytics||_gid||This cookie is used to store Session ID and to group the entire session’s activity together for each user.||24 hours|
|This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.||Same day|
|Technical-analytics||UID||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.||2 years|
|Technical-analytics||UIDR||This cookie is set to measure the number and behavior of website visitors coming and going. It helps the website send out surveys to better understand user preferences.||2 years|
|ShareThis||_stid||Its purpose is to associate the User with subjects of interest based on the content that the User visits, consumes and shares when browsing.||1 year|