What is a cookie?
Cookies are small pieces of information, stored in simple text files, placed on your computer by a website. Cookies can be read by the website on your subsequent visits. The information stored in a cookie may relate to your browsing habits on the web page, or a unique identification number so that the website can "remember" you on your return visit. Generally speaking, cookies do not contain personal information from which you can be identified, unless you have furnished such information to the website.
Cookies will not be used to contact you for marketing purposes.
Cookies do not in any way compromise the security of your computer.
Visitors can use the ITB website with no loss of functionality if cookies are disabled from the web browser.
|Cookie Name||Nature of Cookie||First or Third Party||Purpose|
|__utma is a persistent cookie
__utmb and __utmc are session cookies that last for a maximum of 30 minutes
__utmz is a persistent cookie that lasts for six months
|These are third party cookies that are placed on your device to allow us to use the Google Analytics service||These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Further information is available about these cookies here: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html|
How to disable cookies?
Below is information on how to disable cookies for some of the more popular web browsers.
Internet Explorer 5.0+
Go to the 'Tools' menu
Click on 'Internet Options'
Click the 'Security' tab
Highlight the 'Internet' zone (selected by default)
Select security level 'High' for this zone
Click on 'OK'
Open the Edit menu and choose Preferences.
Under the Privacy & Security category, choose Cookies. (If no subcategories are visible, double-click the category to expand the list.)
Click the following radio button: Disable cookies
Go to 'Edit' in the menu bar
Click on 'Preferences'
Click on 'Advanced'
Select the 'Cookies' field
Tick either 'Warn Me Before Accepting a Cookie' or 'Disable Cookies'
Click on 'OK'