Cookies Policy

Last updated: May 31, 2020

This Cookies Policy explains what Cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy so you can understand what type of cookies we use, or the information we collect using Cookies and how that information is used.

Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from Cookies. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

We do not store sensitive personal information, such as mailing addresses, account passwords, etc. in the Cookies we use.

Interpretation and definitions

Interpretation

The following definitions shall have the same meaning regardless of whether the words appear in singular or in plural.

Definitions

For the purposes of this Cookies Policy:

  • Company (referred to as either "the Company", "we", "us" or "our" in this Cookies Policy) refers to Swisscows AG, Bucherstrasse, Egnach, Switzerland.
  • You means the individual accessing or using the Website, or a company, or any legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the Website, as applicable.
  • Cookies mean small files that are placed on your computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing details of your browsing history on that website.
  • Website refers to Swisscows, accessible from https://swisscows.com/.

The use of the Cookies

We do NOT use cookies or other advertising media (pixels, fingerprints) when you use our search services.

The user account is the exception. When you register with Swisscows, a CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery) cookie is used for security reasons to protect your account from attacks.

Another cookie is used for the authorization session (user ID) so that the user does not have to log in again on every Swisscows page that he opens.

When using the website without a user account, Swisscows will NOT store any data or use cookies.

Your choices regarding Cookies

If you prefer to avoid the use of Cookies on the Website, you must first disable the use of Cookies in your browser and then delete the Cookies saved in your browser associated with this website. You may use this option for preventing the use of Cookies at any time.

If you do not accept our Cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of the Website and some features may not function properly.

If you'd like to delete Cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse Cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

For any other web browser, please visit your web browser's official web pages.

Contact us

If you have any questions about this Cookies Policy, you can contact us: