The policy sets out the different areas where user privacy is concerned and outlines the obligations & requirements of the users, the website and website owners. Furthermore, the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information will also be detailed within this policy.
This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.
Cookies consist of pieces of text, often including unique identifiers, that are sent by web servers to web browsers, and which may then be sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies can be used by web servers to identity and track users as they navigate different pages on a website and to identify users returning to a website.
Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date). A session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies on our website
We use both session cookies and persistent cookies on this website.
We will send to you the following cookies:
This cookie allows us to store information about your preferences and to provide you with offers that are targeted to your individual interests. Expires in 10 years.
We use this cookie to indicate that you have read the cookie information banner. Expires in 1 year.
Used to store information about the time a sync with the lms_analytics cookie took place for users in the Designated Countries. Expires in 30 days.
Used for Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF) protection.
LinkedIn Ads ID syncing. Expires in 30 days.
This cookie is used by Google Analytics to to distinguish users. Expires in 2 years.
This cookie is also used by Google Analytics to to distinguish users. Expires in 1 day.
This cookie is used to throttle the request rate to Google Analytics.
Browser Identifier cookie to uniquely identify devices accessing LinkedIn to detect abuse on the platform. Expires in 2 years.
Used for remembering that a logged in user is verified by two factor authentication. Expires in 2 years.
Used to remember a user's language setting to ensure LinkedIn.com displays in the language selected by the user in their settings.
Used as a temporary cache to avoid database lookups for a member's consent for use of non-essential cookies and used for having consent information on the client side to enforce consent on the client side. Expires in 2 years.
Signed data service context cookie used for database routing to ensure consistency across all databases when a change is made. Used to ensure that user-inputted content is immediately available to the submitting user upon submission.
Used to catch malicious activity through browser extensions
To determine whether to take a non-authenticated user to the registration page or the login page. Expires in 1 year.
Important details about Google Analytics cookies:
We have a data processing agreement with Google.
We have enabled IP anonymization.
We have disabled data sharing.
We are not using any other Google services in combination with Google Analytics.