Cookies are small text files that are stored in the web browser on your computer, smartphone, iPad or any other device you use for net surfing when you visit our website. Cookies enable the recognition of your computer etc and collection of information about your net activity including what sites and features are visited by your browser and ensure that the website works in technical terms. In some cases a cookie is the only way for a website to work as intended. A cookie is a passive file and it cannot collect any information on your computer, spread computer virus or other malware. Cookies are anonymous and contain no personal information. Cookies are used by almost all websites.
Two types of cookies are used: Session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are de-leted automatically from your browser when you shut it down. Persistent cookies are stored on your hard drive for a predetermined time period after which they expire. Persistent cookies can however be replaced with a new cookie each time you visit the website.
A distinction is made between performance cookies and functionality cookies: Performance cookies collect information about your use of the website, such as webpages visited and any error messages; they do not collect personal information. Performance cookies are used to improve how a website works. Functionality cookies allow the website to remember any choices you make about the website such as changes to text size, customised pages or enable services such as commenting on a blog.
A distinction is also made between first-party cookies and third-party cookies. First-party cookies are placed by the website you visit eg www.pwc.dk. Third-party cookies are placed by a third party having elements embedded on the website that you visit. Third-party cookies are placed by web analytics software such as Google Analytics and WebTrends.
|Cookie||Name||Purpose of cookie||Type||Duration|
|Webtrends||PWC_WOD||Records for each visitor number of visits, time of the first visit, latest access and the cur-rent visit.||Third party||2 years from the time when you visit www.pwc.dk.|
|Webtrends||ACOOKIE||Records by Java Script for each vis-itor number of visits, time of first visit, latest access and the current visit.||Third party||2 years from the time when you visit www.pwc.dk.|
|Google Analytics||__utma||Records for each visitor number of visits, time of first visit, latest access and the current visit.||Third party||2 years from the time when you visit www.pwc.dk.|
|Google Analytics||__utmb||Records time of start of visit, when it ends and the duration of the visit.||Third party||30 minutes from the time when you start your visit to www.pwc.dk.|
|Google Analytics||__utmc||Records time of start of visit, when it ends and the duration of the visit.||Third party||Is deleted when you leave www.pwc.dk.|
|Google Analytics||__utmz||Records the time when a visitor logs in to pwc.dk.||Third party||6 months from the time when you start your visit to www.pwc.dk.|
|Userneeds.dk||AWSELB||Records participation in our online survey regarding www.pwc.dk. Ensures that respondents do not receive the same survey more than once.
||Third party||Is deleted when you leave www.pwc.dk.|
|metimus.dk||pwcDialogld||Records whether a visitor has registered for subscription to the Dialog newsletter after the user has entered his or her email address.||First party||Is deleted when you leave www.pwc.dk.|
|metimus.dk||ASP.NET_SessionId||Records whether a visitor has registered for subscription to the Dialog newsletter after the user has entered his or her email address.||First party||Is deleted when you leave www.pwc.dk.|
|CookieCuttr||cc_cookie_accept||Records that the cookie panel at the bottom of the page is closed, so it will not appear again.||Third party||1 year from the time when you close the panel.|
|Adform||uid, cid, c||Used to measure number of visits, interactions and usgae of website.||Third party||Not deleted|
If you do not want to receive any cookies from www.pwc.dk, you can always block all cookies, delete existing cookies on your computer etc or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. All browsers allow you to delete cookies individually or all at once. How you do this depends on the browser you use. Follow the below links to read the guidelines for your browser. Remember that if you use several browsers, you will have to delete cookies on them all.
If you choose to block all cookies or delete existing cookies on your computer, you will still be able to read text on www.pwc.dk. However, many features and services will be unavailable as they depend on the website remembering the choices you make. You will not for example be recognised as a subscriber to our Dialog newsletter if you delete the cookie "pwcDialogId" or "ASP.NET_SessionId".