Cookies and Personal Data
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser to recognize your computer the next time you visit the site. Cookies are not active files - that is, they cannot harbor viruses or track any content on your computer. Their only purpose is to send anonymous information back to us about the time of the visit, the duration, and so on.
Statistics (Google Analytics):
We collect traffic information on DDF, in order to tailor it to user needs. For example, we obtain information about the number of visits, the average duration of the visit, the number of new visitors and the number of returning visitors, which browsers are used, demographic information etc. We use Google Analytics to store the statistical information.
Select records and History:
To be able to save selected records during the session, we use a ‘guest cookie’. This cookie also allows us to provide the user with a view over their search history. This information is deleted, when the browser is closed.
If you do not want to allow cookies
If you do not want to allow cookies on your computer, you can change the settings of your browser, so that it will remember this in the future. You can also delete cookies that have already been stored.
For instructions and to read more about cookies, visit aboutcookies.org.