Statement Regarding Cookies and Other Technologies

Edwin Carroll 02 Dec , 2019

TheNet4You Statement Regarding Cookies and Other Technologies

v.2 – Updated Dec 2, 2019

This Statement Regarding Cookies and Other Technologies (this “Statement”) describes the different types of Cookies and Other Technologies that may be used in connection with the websites and apps (the “Site”) owned or controlled by TheNet4You International GmbH and its affiliated companies (“TheNet4You,” “we,” or “us”). This Statement also describes how you can manage Cookies and Other Technologies.

If you have any questions, please contact us by email at privacy@thenet4you.net or by postal mail at TheNet4You, 1725 Piedmont Road, Blacksburg, South Carolina  29702 USA.

Collection and use of other information

Cookies are small text files that are placed via browser on your computer or mobile device (“device”) when you visit a website.

Like many other websites, our Site may use Cookies or Other Technologies (such as “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs”, links in emails, JavaScript, device IDs assigned by Google or Apple, or similar technologies).

TheNet4You is using first and third-party cookies. First party cookies are cookies that belong to TheNet4You and that TheNet4You places on your device. Third-party cookies are cookies that another party places on your device through our Site. For more information on how these companies collect and use information on our behalf, please refer to their privacy policies.

First and third-party cookies as well as other technologies allow us and third parties to obtain information about your visits to the Site, including to analyze your visiting patterns.

Cookies alone cannot be used to disclose your individual identity to us, though in some cases we may tie TheNet4You or third-party Cookies to personal information you have provided to us or that we have otherwise obtained about you. Cookies may be used on the Site in order to improve your experience. For example we will use Cookies to:

  • Measure how many people use the Site, and how they use it, so that we may keep it running quickly and efficiently;
  • Ensure you obtain all requested information;
  • Provide a safe and secure service for online transactions;
  • Track your response to website content for analysis;
  • Help us and others deliver communications and content to you that are relevant and responsive to your interests and location.
  • Process trials, partner and support requests

Cookies in use by TheNet4You

Below we explain the different types of Cookies that may be used on the Site.

Cookie types Description Cookie examples
Essential / Technical Essential Cookies are necessary for the Site to work properly and enable you to move around it and use its services and features. Disabling these Cookies may result a failure of the certain services and features presented on the Site. ·         __cfduid·         submissionGuid

·         wordpress_test_cookie

·         lc_ssoundefined

·         __lc.visitor_id.XXXXXXX

·         lc_window_state

·         uvts

·         xf_logged_in

·         cbsessionX

·         _help_center_session

·         _zendesk_shared_session

Analytics These cookies collect information about your use of the Site, and enable us to improve the way it works. These Cookies give us aggregated information that we use to monitor site performance, count page visits, spot technical errors, see how users reach the Site, and measure the effectiveness of advertising (including e-mails we send to you). ·         _gat_UA-XXXXXXXX-X·         _ga

·         _gid

·         __utma

·         __utmb

·         __utmc

·         __utmz

·         __utmv

·         __hstc

·         __hssc

·         __hssrc

·         datr

·         ref_fb_gate

·         reg_fb+ref

·         wd

Advertising Allow us and other advertisers to show you the most relevant products, offers, and advertisements on the Site and third-party sites, or through emails or other message platforms. Some Analytics Cookies and Other Technologies are used in part to facilitate also advertising. ·         _uetsid·         _privy_undefined

·        _privy_XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

·         _privy_match_session

·         _privy_a

·         __unam

·         _gcl_aw

·         id[.googleads.g.doubleclick.net]

·         fr

Social These type of cookies are used to enable you to share the content which is a matter of your interest as well as may participate in the process of authorization via social media services to gain access to 3rd party apps/websites. Social cookies may also be used for advertising/analytics purposes. ·         datr·         ref_fb_gate

·         reg_fb+ref

·         wd

·         fr

·         _unam

Advertising cookies usage details

Part of advertising cookies help our service providers and other advertisers select advertisements that are based on your interests, including those expressed or inferred by visits to our websites or apps or across other websites, online services, and apps over time. Others help prevent the same advertisement from continuously reappearing for you. These types of Cookies also help us provide you with content on the Site that is tailored to your interests and needs. As already noted above, some Analytics Cookies and Other Technologies are used in part to facilitate advertising. Please be aware that Advertising cookies in some cases has direct relation to Social cookies.

Analytics cookies usage details

Site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”) and HubSpot to collect information about your use of the Site and enable us to improve the way it works. These Cookies give us aggregated information that we use to monitor site performance, count page visits, spot technical errors, see how users reach the Site, and measure the effectiveness of advertising (including emails we send to you).

Since IP-anonymization is activated on the Site, your IP address is truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Opt-out options for Google Analytics

You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for your current web browser:

http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

Another option to opt-out from Google Analytics tracking is to switch to the Opt-Outs Tab on this page, get more information, and unsubscribe.

Opt-out options for Hub Spot and other technologies (subject to availability)

Opt-out options are provided in the dedicated opt-out section available in our Legal section.

Other technologies

Other Technologies may be used for the same purposes as our Cookies, to allow us and third parties to know when you visit the Site, and to understand how you interact with emails or advertisements. Through Other Technologies, non-personal information (e.g., your operating system, your browser version, and the URL you came from) or aggregate information may be obtained and used to enhance your experience and understand traffic patterns.

Managing cookies and other technologies

If you want to remove or block Cookies from your device at any time, you can update your browser settings (consult your browser’s “help” menu to learn how to remove or block Cookies). Plesk is not responsible for your browser settings. You can find good and simple instructions on how to manage Cookies on the different types of web browsers at www.allaboutcookies.org

Please be aware that rejecting Cookies may affect your ability to perform certain transactions on the Site, and our ability to recognize your browser from one visit to the next.

You can also control tracking Cookies by installing browser extensions like Ghostery.