Cookies policy


What is a cookie? 
Cookies are a tool used by Web servers to store and retrieve information about their visitors. It is no more than a unique identifier in the form of a text file that some servers refer to the user's device, to record information about what we have been doing for its pages. Cookie have an expiration date, this varies depending on the type of cookie and can range from the time the session lasts, to a specified future date from which they cease to be operative. 

How does Verisure.com use cookies?
Verisure.com uses cookies to facilitate navigation through its website, for security reasons and to obtain greater efficiency and personalise our services to you. The cookies used are associated only with an anonymous user and his or her device. The cookies do not provide references that allow us to deduce the name and surnames of the user and cannot read data content on your device. Furthermore, Verisure.com cannot read the cookies placed on your device from other servers. The only information that can be analysed using cookies are the user name, email address and password, internet protocol (IP address) used to connect your device to the internet, browser type and version.

What types of cookies does Verisure.com use?
Verisure.com use the following cookies:

  • Necessary cookies: Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
  • Preference cookies: Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.
  • Statistics cookies: These are cookies that allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our website. It also allows us to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Marketing cookies: These cookies are used to track browsing habits and activity. We use this information to enable us to show you relevant/personalised marketing content offsite or onsite. When using these cookies, we may collect personally identifiable information and use this to display targeted advertising. Any activity tracked and recorded using these cookies may be shared with third parties.

 

Necessary cookies:

ORIGIN

FIRST NAME

PURPOSE

Verisure.com

cookiesAgreed

Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain

cookiebot.com

CookieConsent

Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain

verisure.com

JSESSIONID

Preserves users states across page requests.

pingdom.net

__cfduid

Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.


Statistics cookies:

ORIGIN

FIRST NAME

PURPOSE

Google

_ga, _gat, _gid

We use Google Analytics cookies embedded in our website to collect information about how visitors navigate our website. We use the information to prepare reports and help improve the site. The cookies collect information anonymously, including the number of visitors, where they come from and the pages they have visited on our website. http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.htmlexternal link, opens in new window

Pingdom.net

pa-l, pa-l_enabled, img/beacon.gif

Used to measure site performance


Marketing cookies:

ORIGIN

FIRST NAME

PURPOSE

verisure.com

Sv-uts

Set by CMS Sitevision with the purpose of connecting visit to previous visits, which can be used to adapt content on site to the visitor.

DoubleClick

r/collect

Doubleclick cookies are used to provide relevant ads. For more information about DoubleClick cookies and how to control them visit. http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.htmlexternal link, opens in new window

Google

collect

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

YouTube

PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC

Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites;
Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos;
Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.


Verisure.com uses Third Party services, including cookie technology, to perform audience analytics. You can obtain more information about the way we use Third Parties by visiting their website (see table above). The user is free to decide which cookie he or she wants to accept.  This can be achieved by reconfiguring your browser to accept or reject by default all cookies or to receive a notice.
If you choose to configure your browser to reject all cookies or, specifically the cookies of the portal, we will not prevent you from navigating through the portal. However, you may find that you cannot enjoy some of the functionalities that come with installing cookies, specifically, the functionalities in the session cookies. 

Cookies Management:  
The registration of cookies may also take place during the installation or updating of the browser, these cookies may be revoked at any time through the content configuration options and privacy settings. Many browsers allow you to activate a private mode through which cookies are always deleted after your visit. Depending on the browser, this private mode can have different names. Below you will find a list of the most common browsers and the different names of this "private mode", as well as a link through which you will find a brief explanation on how to configure cookies depending on the browser:
 

Browser name

Private Mode

Cookie management

Internet Explorer 8 and higher

InPrivate

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookiesexternal link, opens in new window

Safari 2 and higher

Private Navigation

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677?viewlocale=en_USexternal link, opens in new window

Opera 10.5 and higher

Private Navigation

https://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/external link, opens in new window

FireFox 3.5 and higher

Private Navigation

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferencesexternal link, opens in new window

Google Chrome 10 and higher

Incognito

http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647external link, opens in new window


Important: Please read carefully the help section of your browser to learn more about how to activate the "private mode". You can continue visiting the portal even if your browser is in "private mode", although your browsing through our website may not be optimal and some utilities may not work properly.