Prophaze Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our Site.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

Types of cookies

  • Session cookies: these cookies remain in your browser during your browser session only, i.e. until you leave the website.
  • Persistent cookies: these cookies remain in your browser for a set period of time after the browser session (unless deleted by you).

Categories of cookies

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website, enabling core functionality such as security, network management and accessibility.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve our website, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.

Cookies we use

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie source & IDTypePurpose & duration
Prophaze
CookieControl
FunctionalThis cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on Prophaze.com. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.
Prophaze
PHPSESSID
FunctionalCookie generated by applications based on the PHP language. This is a general purpose identifier used to maintain user session variables. It is a random generated number to be used for maintaining a logged-in status for a user between pages. This expires when the browsing session ends.
Google Analytics
_ga
_gat
_gcl_au
_gid
Analytical or PerformanceThese 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 a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.

Expiration:
_ga: 2 years
_gat: session
_gcl_au: 3 months
_gid: 24 hours

Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Cloudflare
_cfduid
Strictly NecessaryThis cookie helps Cloudflare detect malicious visitors to the website and minimizes blocking legitimate users. It collects and anonymizes End User IP addresses using a one-way hash of certain values so they cannot be personally identified.

The _cfduid cookie does not: allow for cross-site tracking, follow users from site to site by merging various _cfduid identifiers into a profile, or correspond to any user ID in a visitor’s web application. Expires after 30 days.

 

Third party cookies

Please note that Prophaze uses third party cookies, which are set by a third party domain. These named third party cookies typically occur when the website incorporates elements from other sites, such as images, social media plugins or advertising.

Cookie source & IDTypePurpose & duration
DoubleClick
IDE
TargetingThird party cookie set by DoubleClick to ensure that browsers are not served the same advert multiple times. They do not capture any personal information.

Expires after two years.
Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data.

If a user opts out of ads personalization using Google’s Ad Settings, they will no longer receive personalized advertising from Google. To opt out, visit: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662856?hl=en&ref_topic=7048998.

Vimeo
player
vuid
AnalyticalWe embed videos from our official Vimeo channel. When you press play, Vimeo will drop third party cookies to enable the video to play and to collect analytics data such as how long a viewer has watched the video. These cookies do not track individuals.

Expires after two years.

You can opt out of non-essential cookies from Vimeo at https://vimeo.com/cookie_policy and we recommend you read the cookie policy for more information.

YouTube
Visitor_Info_1_live
APISID
CONSENT
HSID
LOGIN_INFO
PREF
SAPISID
SID
SSID
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
YSC
GPS
remote_sid
PerformanceThird party cookies to enable embedded YouTube videos on the website We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page.

The cookies’ expiration dates vary: some expire after the session ends, others after twenty years.

More information about YouTube’s use of cookies, and how to opt out, can be found at:
https://policies.google.com/technologies/cookies.

LinkedIn
_bizo
TargetingThe LinkedIn Insight Tag is a piece of lightweight JavaScript code that we have added to our websites to enable in-depth campaign reporting and to help us unlock valuable insights about our website visitors. We use the LinkedIn Insight Tag to track conversions, retarget website visitors, and unlock additional insights about members interacting with our LinkedIn adverts.

The LinkedIn Insight Tag enables the collection of metadata such as IP address information, timestamp, and events such as page views. All data is encrypted.

Expires after 6 months.

You can opt out of cookies from LinkedIn on your LinkedIn settings page and we recommend you read their Cookie Policy for more information.

We encourage you to consult the privacy policies of these third party vendors on their websites for information regarding their use of cookies.

Controlling cookies

You may see a “cookie banner” on our websites and dashboards, which is provided in order for us to obtain consent to the use of cookies. If you consent to the use of cookies by clicking “Accept Cookies” or determine to continue browsing without clicking either “Accept Cookies” or “No Thanks”, the first party non-essential cookies detailed herein will be set.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.

If you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

To find out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.com.

Changes to our Cookie Policy

Prophaze reserves the right to amend this Cookie Policy at any time, for any reason, without notice to you, other than the posting of the amended Cookie Policy here.

You should check our website to see the current Cookie Policy that is in effect and any changes that may have been made to it.

This policy was last amended on July 1st, 2020.