What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are created by a website during your visit. They store information that could be useful for further navigation on the website. This will keep your information up to date when you switch to another site, and your use of the site can be analyzed.
If you use our website, you agree to the use and storage of cookies on your device. You can also view our website without cookies.
We recommend that you leave cookies on, otherwise you might miss a lot of information. Most browsers accept cookies automatically.
You have the option of controlling the acceptance of cookies yourself and possibly prevent them by configuring your browser.
Please note that changes to the settings only affect the respective browser. If you use different browsers or change the terminal, the settings must be made again. In addition, you can delete cookies from your storage medium at any time. For information about the cookie settings, their changes and the deletion of cookies, please refer to the help function of your web browser.
Below are links to the settings of the most common browsers:
The following are the most common types of cookies for your understanding:
1. Session cookies
While you are active on a website, a session cookie is temporarily stored in the memory of your computer in which a session ID is stored, e.g. to store a session cookie. For example, to avoid having to log in each time you switch pages. Session cookies are deleted at logoff or lose their validity as soon as their session expires automatically.
2. Persistent or protocol cookies
A persistent or history cookie stores a file on your computer for the period of time that it expects. These cookies remind you of your information and settings the next time you visit. This leads to a faster and more convenient access because, for example, you do not have to change your language settings for our portal again. Upon expiration of the expiration date, the cookie will be automatically deleted when you visit the website that created it.
3. Third party cookies
Third-party cookies are provided by other providers than the operator of the website. For example, they can be used to collect information for advertising, custom content, and web statistics.
4. Flash cookies
Flash cookies are stored as data elements of websites on your computer when they are operated with Adobe Flash. Flash cookies have no time limit.
The following cookies are used on this website:
|Name of the Cookie||Purpose||Duration of storage||Type of Cookie|
|PHPSESSID||Stores the session ID||Expires when the browsing session ends||Session|
|currency||Platform-dependent cookie||30 Days||Permanent|
|language||Stores the selected language||30 Days||Permanent|
|cookieconsent_status||Cookie consent||1 Year||Permanent|