This policy relates to cookies and Web pages operated by Tim Rent a Car Cluj with its registered office in Traian Vuia nr. 208 (Napotex) Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
What are cookies?
The Cookie is a small file consisting of letters and numbers, which will be stored on the computer, mobile terminal, or other equipment of a user from which the Internet is accessed. The Cookie is installed through the request issued by a web-server to a browser (ex: Internet Explorer, Chrome) and is completely “passive” (it does not contain software, viruses or spyware and cannot access the information on the user’s hard drive).
What are cookies used for?
These files make it possible to recognize the user’s terminal and submit the content in a relevant way, tailored to the user’s preferences. Cookies provide users with a pleasant browsing experience and support www.seki.ro efforts to provide comfortable services to users: Ex: – Online privacy preferences, shopping cart or advertising Relevant. They are also used in the preparation of aggregated anonymous statistics that help us understand how a user benefits from our web pages, allowing us to improve their structure and content, excluding the personal identification of User.
What cookies do we use?
We use two types of cookies: per session and fixed. The latter are temporary files that remain in the user’s terminal until the session is completed or the application (Web browser) is closed. Fixed files remain on the user’s terminal for a period within the Cookie parameters or until the user manual is deleted.
How are cookies used by this site?
A visit to this site may place cookies for purposes of:
- Site Performance Cookies
- Visitor Analytics Cookies
- Cookies for geotargetting
- Registration cookies
- Advertising Cookies
- Advertising provider Cookies
Do they contain personal data cookies?
Cookies themselves do not require personal information to be used and, in most cases, do not personally identify Internet users. Personal data collected by using cookies can only be collected to facilitate certain funcționalităti for the user. This data is encrypted in a way that makes it impossible for unauthorized persons to access them.
Why are Internet cookies important?
Cookies are the focal point of effective Internet service, helping to generate a friendly browsing experience and tailored to each user’s preferences and interests. Refusing or disabling cookies may make some sites impossible to use.
Refusing or disabling cookies does not mean that you will no longer receive online advertising, but only that it will no longer be able to take into account your preferences and interests, highlighted by your browsing behavior.
Examples of important uses of cookies (which do not require user authentication through an account):
- Content and services tailored to user preferences – product and service categories.
- Offers tailored to user interests – password retention.
- Retention of child protection filters on Internet nor (family mode options, safe search functions).
- Limiting ad broadcast frequency – limiting the number of impressions of an ad to a specific user on a site.
- Provide more relevant advertising to the user.
- Measuring, optimizing, and analytics features – such as confirming a certain level of traffic on a website, what type of content is viewed and how a user arrives on a website (e.g. via search engines directly from other websites etc). Websites run these analyses of their use to improve sites for the benefit of users.
Security and privacy issues
Cookies are not viruses! They use plain text type formats. They’re not made up of pieces of code so they can’t be executed nor can self-run. Therefore, you cannot duplicate or replicate on other networks to run or replicate again. Because they cannot perform these functions, they cannot be considered as viruses.
Cookies may still be used for negative purposes. Because it stores information about user preferences and browsing history, both on a particular site and on several other websites, cookies can be used as a form of Spyware. Many anti-spyware products are aware of this fact and consistently mark cookies to be deleted in anti-virus/anti-spyware deletion/scan procedures.
In general, browsers have integrated privacy settings that provide different levels of acceptance of cookies, period of validity and automatic deletion after the user has visited a particular site.
Other security issues related to cookies:
Because identity protection is very valuable and represents the right of every Internet user, it is advisable to know what possible problems can create cookies. Because it is consistently transmitted in both directions information between the browser and the website, if an attacker or unauthorized person intervenes in the course of data transmission, the information contained in the cookie may be intercepted.
Although very rarely, this can happen if your browser connects to the server using an unencrypted network (e.g., an unsecured WiFi network).
Other cookie-based attacks involve the wrong settings of cookies on servers. If a website does not require the browser to use only encrypted channels, the attackers may use this vulnerability to Păcali browsers in sending information through unsecured channels. Attackers then use the information for purposes of unauthorized access to certain sites. It is very important to be careful in choosing the most appropriate method of protecting your personal information.
Disabling and refusing to receive cookies may make certain sites impractical or difficult to visit and use. Also, refusing to accept cookies does not mean that you will no longer receive or see online advertising.
You can set your browser to allow these cookies to no longer be supported, or you can set your browser to accept cookies from a specific site. But, for example, if you’re not registered using cookies, you won’t be able to leave comments.