The policy described here refers to cookies and websites operated by S.C. TRANSART SRL, registered at the Trade Register – J12 / 778/1991 and having its registered office in Cluj-Napoca, Calea Turzii, nr. 241C, Cluj county.
What is a cookie?
The cookie is a small file stored on your computer, mobile terminal or other device of a user on which the Internet is accessed. A cookie is installed as a result of a web browser request (ex: Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, Opera, Safari) and is completely “passive” – in the sense that it does not contain software, viruses or spyware can not access information from the user’s hard disk.
What are cookies used for?
These cookies help, for example: memorize user preferences, make it possible to recognize the used terminal by facilitating the presentation of the content in tailored and relevant way to the characteristics of the terminal used. They provide a pleasant browsing experience and support our efforts to meet our visitors’ privacy preferences. At the same time, cookies are used to prepare aggregated anonymous statistics that help us understand how a user benefits from our web pages, allowing us to improve their structure and content without identifying the user.
What types of cookies do we use?
We use two types of cookies: session cookies-active during a browsing session and persistent cookies – active for a longer period of time. The first ones remain in the user’s terminal until the end of the session or the closing of the application (the web browser). The persistent ones remain on the terminal for a period that is set by certain parameters or until they are explicitly deleted by the user.
What are cookies used for?
A visit to this site may result in the placement of cookies for purposes such as:
- Site performance evaluation and visitor analysis (Google Analytics)
- Cookies of online advertising providers (Google, Facebook, LinkedIn)
To learn more about using cookies by online advertisers, use the following links:
Cookies and personal data
Why are cookies important?
It can be said that cookies are the nodal elements that facilitate the efficient use of the Internet by storing the preferences and interests of the users. Denying or disabling them may make some sites impossible to use. Denying or disabling cookies does not mean you will not receive online advertising – but only that it will no longer be able to take into account your preferences and interests highlighted by your online browsing behavior.
Examples of uses of cookies:
- Content and services tailored to user preferences – product and service categories.
- Offers tailored to user interests – password retention.
- Retaining Child Protection Filters for Internet content (family mode options, safe search functions).
- Limit ad serving frequency – limit the number of impressions of an ad for a particular user on a site.
- Providing relevant advertising for the user.
- Measurements, optimizations, and traffic analysis features on the site (traffic level, type of content, how a user reaches a website (eg by using search engines directly from other websites, etc.). done in order to improve the user’s site and experience of navigation.
Useful information on using cookies
Make sure your web browser is always updated to the latest version. As a rule, attacks exploit security breaches in older versions of the browsers. Customize your browser settings for cookies to reflect a comfortable level of security and cookie usage. If you do not mind cookies and you are the only person using your computer, you can set long expiration dates to store your browsing history and access data. If you are sharing computer access with other people, consider to set the browser to delete individual browsing data each time you close your browser. Install your antispyware apps and update them regularly. Many such applications include detection of attacks from a website. They prevent access to websites that might exploit browser vulnerabilities or download dangerous software.
Cookies are everywhere and can not be avoided if you want to enjoy access to the best and most popular websites on the Internet. By understanding how cookies work and the benefits they bring, you can take the necessary security measures to surf the Internet with confidence. Refusing to receive cookies can make certain sites unfeasible or difficult to visit and use. On the other hand, refusing to accept cookies does not mean you will not see online advertising anymore.
It is possible to change the settings in the browser so that these cookies are no longer accepted or only cookies from a specific site are accepted. These settings are usually found in your browser’s “options” or “favorites” menu. All modern browsers offer the ability to change cookie settings.
Browser makers provide cookie management support pages for their products. For more information, please see below:
For other browsers, please refer to the documentation provided by the browser developer.