Site Privacy & Cookie Policies

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Privacy Notice

Introduction

This page explains what personal information we gather when you visit this web site.

Who will process my personal information?

The information published here applies to the use of your personal information (also known as ‘personal data’) by the University of Cambridge through the viewing or use of this site.

General personal information collected on our websites

When you visit any of the websites within the Cambridge domain we hold certain information about you for service and security reasons. For more information on this, please see https://www.cam.ac.uk/about-this-site/privacy-policy

Further information

For more information about how we handle your personal information, and your rights under data protection legislation, please seehttps://www.information-compliance.admin.cam.ac.uk/data-protection/general-data

Cookies

  • Users who visit a Falcon site may receive some or all of the Google Analytics cookies if the site administrator has enabled them (whether or not they authenticate).
  • Sites may embed third-party material (e.g. YouTube videos) and these may carry their own cookies. You must refer to the site’s local cookie policy to determine what cookies are being set and for what purpose.
  • Sites may include ‘ShareThis’ social media buttons, which will carry cookies if the user has a ‘ShareThis’ account enabled.
  • Users who authenticate will receive cookies from the Raven/Shibboleth authentication system.

Cookie

__utma

__utmb

__utmc

__utmz

_ga

_gat

_shibsession_…

Ucam-WLS-Session

JSESSIONID

_idp_session

_ZopeId

__unam
__uset
__stid

Returned to

Falcon site

Falcon site

Falcon site

Falcon site

Falcon site

Falcon site

shib.raven.cam.ac.uk

shib.raven.cam.ac.uk

shib.raven.cam.ac.uk

shib.raven.cam.ac.uk

Falcon site

Set by “ShareThis” widget if it is embedded on the site. The ShareThis service can identify a visitor if they have separately signed up with ShareThis for a ShareThis account (and provided their consent). This information may be used to display advertisements on sites that include the ShareThis sharing icon – See ‘ShareThis’ privacy statement.

Function

Google Analytics

Google Analytics

Google Analytics

Google Analytics

Google Universal Analytics

Google Universal Analytics

Authentication

Authentication

Authentication

Authentication

Session management

Social Media buttons

P/S*

P

P

S

P

S

P

S

S

S

S

S

P

Session cookies expire when the user quits the browser (or earlier).*Final column: S marks a session cookie. P marks a persistent cookie.

Persistent cookies remain within the browser after it is quit and restarted, until they reach their expiry date.

Raven privacy & cookie policy:
http://raven.cam.ac.uk/privacy.html

Google analytics cookie policy:
http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html