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Cookie Policy

Effective date: July 10, 2018

Our website uses cookies and this page explains more about cookies, why we use cookies, how we use cookies, for what purpose, and how to control cookies.

About Cookies

Cookies consist of pieces of text, often including unique identifiers (strings of letters and numbers) that are sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the browser. The identifier may then be sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and to identify users who are returning.

This site only uses “session” cookies. A session cookie, will expire when the user closes the web browser and is not retained after the browser is closed.

Why We Use Cookies

There are many reasons for a website to use cookies, from enabling the user to login to secure areas of a site to remembering your name next time you visit that site.

We use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website and in order to provide increased functionality on our website. This enables us to provide you with a better user experience and allows us to make improvements to our website and services.

It is important to note that not all cookies on our website are created by us as some are created by third parties. These are covered below.

What Cookies Do We Use?

On your visit to our website, you may notice four types of cookies generated. These cookies are essential in order to use website and its features. We use these cookies to:

  • Facilitate features such as secure areas;
  • Detect any software on your device which enables content on our website.

These cookies are not used to target you with products or services. If you prevent these cookies then we cannot guarantee your security or predict how our website will function during your visit.

Cookies used on This Website

Type Name Expires Description
HttpOnly ARRAffinity Transient Microsoft IIS cookie for server affinity during load balancing
HttpOnly/Secure Volatile Transient ideaPoint Session cookie
HttpOnly/Secure Id Transient ideaPoint Session cookie
HttpOnly/Secure XSSA Transient ideaPoint cookie to prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks