Last updated: 3 April 2020

Dated: 6th of July 2020

Cookie Policy

We use a variety of technologies to help us better understand how you use

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small data files placed on your computer by websites you visit in order to help them remember certain information about you. At pirkx, we set only a few cookies for tracking user preferences, authentication, and collecting anonymous analytics data. Additionally, we also use other cookies; each of these uses is described in greater detail below:

Strictly necessary cookies

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website.

Browser cookies

This is a small data file sent from a website to your browser that is stored on your computer's hard drive. You can configure your browser's settings to reflect your preference to accept or reject cookies.

Preference Cookies

If you logged out, pirkx will place a simple cookie to remember your preferences’ for the site.

Authentication Cookies

When you log into your account, pirkx will place a cookie for the sole purpose of creating this session. It contains your user id and hashed authentication information.

Analytics Cookies

We use a tool called Google Analytics to help us understand how users interact with our website. It tells us aggregate usage and traffic information, such as how the site was accessed, how long visitors stayed, and the number of first-time visitors to the site. By knowing how people use the site, we can make it better.To learn more about Google Analytics and how it uses your data, please visit

Advertising Cookies

These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

Managing Cookies

Most browsers include an option to clear existing cookies or reject new ones. However, if you do this, portions of the pirkx website may not function as intended. The links below provide information about cookie settings in major browsers:

You may also choose to opt out of Google Analytics, details can be found below:

Manage your Cookie Settings Here:
Cookies on this site table
Provider Name Purpose Type Duration
OneTrust OptanonAlertBoxClosed Determines whether the visitor has accepted the cookie consent box. First and Third Party 1 Year
OneTrust OptanonConsent The cookies is used for storing the information about the users consent based on which the cookies will be set on the browser. First and Third Party 1 Year
Lotame _cc_aud Advertising Third Party 9 Months
Lotame _cc_cc Advertising Third Party 9 Months
Lotame _cc_id Advertising Third Party 9 Months
pirkx _skeleton_session This cookie typically contains at most a user_id and flash message. First Party When the browsing session ends.
pirkx ahoy_visit This cookie is used to track the visits in the website. First Party Until end of session.
pirkx ahoy_visitor This cookie is used to track the details of the visitor in the website. First Party Until end of session.
OneTrust eupubconsent This cookie is used by pirkx to understand whether or not a user has accepted cookies. First and Third Party 1 Year
Google Analytics _gid This cookie stores a unique user session identifier. First and Third Party, Session 24 hours
Google Analytics _ga This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit to the Websites. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits, a new _ga cookie is written with a different unique ID. In most cases, this cookie is used to understand whether a visitor is a single time visitor or a repeat visitor to the Websites and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that Google Analytics uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure. First and Third Party 2 Years
Google nid This is a Google UserID cookie used to help track users across various portions of the Websites. Third Party 6 Months
Google rc::a This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of our website. Third Party Persistent
pirkx __cfduid The cookie is set by CloudFare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information. First Party 1 Year