Cookies Overview

Cookies List

Below is a full list of the cookies used with a type, expiry period and description. The tables are categorised by Google/Analytics, ShareThis, Media, Google/Youtube and Website Cookies.

Google/Analytics Cookies

Name

Description

Expiry

Type

IDEUsed by DoubleClick.net company for advertising via YouTube embedded videos1 year3rd party
_GaRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website2 years3rd party
_Gat_UA-12979004-1Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rateSession3rd party
_GidRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the websiteSession3rd party

ShareThis Cookies

Name

Description

Expiry

Type

_StidIts purpose is to associate the User with subjects of interest based on the content that the User visits, consumes and shares when browsing1 year3rd party
PxcelBcnLcyUnclassifiedSession3rd party
PxcelPage_c010UnclassifiedSession
_Vwo_uuid_v2Cookie used with vwo.com for analyzing A/B testing1 year3rd party
_UnamTo quantify the number of Users who share specific content and how many web pages are visited as a result of this action1 year3rd party

Media Cookies

Name

Description

Expiry

Type

VuidVimeo - Analytics unique id2 years3rd party
PlayerVimeo - A user's HTML/Flash mode preference1 year3rd party
Continuous_play_v3Vimeo - Used to keep track of whether continuous play is on or not for a user3rd party
_UetsidMicrosoft - Bing30 minutes3rd party
__Utmt_playerVimeo - Used to control the Vimeo video player. RPMI websites use Vimeo to deliver video content unencumbered by commercial messages10 minutes3rd party

Google/YouTube Cookies

Name

Description

Expiry

Type

CONSENTUsed to hold Google account data, should the browser be authenticated with a Google Account20 yearsThird Party
HSIDUsed by Google to store user preferences and information of Google mapsSessionThird Party
PREFRegisters a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites8 monthsThird Party
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVETries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos179 daysThird Party
1P_JARGoogle advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes30 daysThird Party
YSCRegisters a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seenSessionThird Party
SSIDUsed by Google to store user preferences and information of Google mapsSessionThird Party

Website Cookies

Name

Description

Expiry

Type

ASPXAUTHUsed to determine if a user is authenticated within restricted areasSessionInternal
Hide_ise_cookiesHolds current user acceptable of cookie notification1 yearInternal
ASP.NET_SessionIdA cookie which is used to identify the users session on the server. The session being an area on the server which can be used to store data in between http requestsSessionInternal
CurrentUrlHolds current URL to help facilitate javascript functions1 hourInternal
pToolsKeepMeLoggedI nHolds encrypted key to allow a seamless login for the user on next visit30 daysInternal