What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that are recorded and stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone while you visit various pages on the Internet. A cookie usually contains the name of the page where it comes from, the "life cycle" of the cookie (i.e. the time it exists) and a randomly generated unique number used to identify the browser from which the connection to the page is made.
1. Provision of the content of the eitfi.pl website requires the use of so-called cookies, i.e. information recorded by servers on the user's terminal device that can be read by servers during each connection of such terminal device; moreover, other technologies with similar or identical functions to those of cookies may be used. In this document, information concerning cookies shall also apply to other similar technologies applied within our websites. Cookies constitute IT data, in particular text files, which are stored in the terminal device of the eitfi.pl website user. Cookies usually contain the name of the domain of the website they come from, the time of storage on terminal device and their unique number.
2. Cookies are used for the following purposes:
to adapt the content of the website pages to the user's preferences and optimize the use of the web pages; in particular, these files allow for recognition of the device of the website user and suitable display the web page, adjusted to the user's individual needs;
to create statistics which help understand how website users use the web pages, which allows for the improvement of their structure and content;
to maintain the website user session (after login), thanks to which the user does not have to re-enter the login and password on each subsequent website sub-page;
to provide users with advertising contents that are adjusted to their interests.
3. Within the eitfi.pl website, the following types of cookies may be used:
"necessary" cookies, allowing for the use of the services available on the website, e.g. authentication cookies used for the services that require authentication on the website;
cookies used to ensure safety, e.g. used for detection of fraud related to authentication on the website;
cookies that allow for the collection of information about the way in which the pages of the website are used;
"functional" cookies that allow for "remembering" the user's settings and personalization of the user interface, e.g. as regards to the selected language or the user's region, font size, appearance of the web page, etc.;
"advertising" cookies that allow for providing users with advertising content better adjusted to their interests.
4. In many cases, web browsing software (web browser) by default allows for the storage of cookies on the user's terminal device. Users of the website may change their cookie settings at any time. These settings can be changed in particular so that they block the automatic handling of cookies in the web browser settings or inform about each placement of cookies in the website user's device. Detailed information about the possibilities and methods of cookie handling can be found in the settings of the software (web browser). Failure to make changes to cookie settings means that they will be placed in the user's terminal device and thus we will store information in the user's terminal device and get access to such information.
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