Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or device when you access certain websites. They are widely used to make websites work more efficiently, and to provide information to the owners of the sites. Cookies enable the collection and storage of information such as your domain name, your internet service provider, your operating system, the date and time of access, the pages you visit or the types of searches performed. This helps with navigation between pages, makes the website work as expected, enables your settings to be saved during and between visits and may improve the speed of the website.
|Provider||Name||Category||Purpose and expiration|
|Google Analytics||_gat||Performance cookie||business performance monitoring. Used to throttle request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.|
|Google Analytics||_gid||Performance cookie||Google Analytics for business performance monitoring. Used to distinguish users and to track how they navigate the website to improve the website ‘s usability. It expires after 24 hours.|
|Google Analytics||_ga||Performance cookie||Google Analytics for business performance monitoring. Used to distinguish users and to track how they navigate the website to improve the website ‘s usability. It expires after 2 years.|
|Server session||PHPSESSID||Performance cookie||To store a the logged in user's username and a 128bit encrypted key. This information is required to allow a user to stay logged in to a web site without needing to submit their username and password for each page visited. Without this cookie, a user is unable to proceed to areas of the web site that require authenticated access.|