We use in our site https://www.grip.security/ ("Site")cookies and similar files or technologies to automatically collect and store information about your computer, device, and Site usage, in order to improve their performance and enhance your user experience. We use the general term"cookies" in this policy to refer to these technologies and all such similar technologies that collect information automatically when you are using our Site where this policy is posted. You can find out more about cookies and how to control them in the information below.
What is a cookie?
Cookiesare computer files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies can then be sent back to theoriginating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website thatrecognizes that cookie. Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work,or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners ofthe website.
Cookiesdo lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently,remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience.Cookies may tell us, for example, whether you have visited our Site before orwhether you are a new visitor.
Thereare two broad categories of cookies:
· Firstparty cookies, serveddirectly by us to your computer or mobile device.
Cookiescan remain on your computer or mobile device for different periods of time.Some cookies are 'session cookies', meaning that they exist only while yourbrowser is open. These are deleted automatically once you close your browser.Other cookies are 'permanent cookies', meaning that they survive after yourbrowser is closed. They can be used by websites to recognize your computer whenyou open your browser and browse the Internet again.
Cookies are not the only way to recognize or trackvisitors to a website. We may use other, similar technologies from time totime, like web beacons (sometimes called "tracking pixels" or"clear gifs"). These are small graphics files that contain a uniqueidentifier that enable us to recognize when someone has visited our website.This allows us, for example, to monitor the traffic patterns of users from onepage within our website to another, to deliver or communicate with cookies, tounderstand whether you have come to our website from an online advertisementdisplayed on a third party website, to improve website performance and tomeasure the success of email marketing campaigns. In most instances, thesetechnologies are reliant on cookies to function, and therefore decliningcookies prevents them from functioning.
Youmay have the right to decide whether to accept or reject cookies. When youaccess our Site, you are presented with a cookie consent mechanism that allowsyou to accept or reject cookies that are not essential cookies. You may also control cookies by setting yourbrowser to turn off cookies as described further below. If you turn offcookies, web beacon and other technologies will still detect your visits to ourSite; however, they will not be associated with information otherwise stored incookies
Thirdparties may drop cookies on your computer or mobile device to serve advertisingthrough our website. These companies may use information about your visits tothis and other websites in order to provide relevant advertisements about goodsand services that you may be interested in. They may also employ technologythat is used to measure the effectiveness of advertisements. The informationcollected through this process does not enable us or them to identify yourname, contact details or other personally identifying details unless you chooseto provide these to us.
· track traffic flow andpatterns of travel in connection with our Site;
· understand the total number ofvisitors to our Sites on an ongoing basis and the types of internet browsers(e.g. Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Internet Explorer) and operating systems(e.g. Windows or Mac) used by our visitors;
· monitor the performance of ourSite and to continually improve it; and
· customize and enhance youronline experience.
What types of cookies do weuse?
Thetypes of cookies used by us in connection with the Site can be considered 'essentialwebsite cookies', 'functionality cookies', 'analytics and performance cookies'and 'marketing'. We've set out some further information below, and the purposesof the cookies we set in the following table.
Thesecookies are essential to provide you with services available through this Siteand to use some of its features, such as access to secure areas. Without thesecookies we will not be able to provide services that you require, such astransactional pages and secure login accounts.
Weuse performance/analytics cookies to analyze how the website is accessed, used,or is performing. We do this in order to provide you with a better userexperience and to maintain, operate and continually improve the website. Forexample, these cookies allow us to:
We use marketing cookies to deliver many types oftargeted digital marketing.. We do this in order to provide you with a betteruser experience and to maintain, operate and continually improve the website.The cookie store user data and behavior information, which allows advertisingservices to target audience according to variables. For example, these cookiesallow us to:
How to control or deletecookies
Youmay have the right to decide whether to accept or reject cookies. When youaccess our Site, you are presented with a cookie consent mechanism that allowsyou to accept or reject cookies that are not essential cookies.
Asanother way of controlling cookies, most browsers allow you to change yourcookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the “options” or“preferences” menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings andlearn how to use them, please consult the “Help” function of your browser, orthe documentation published online for your particular browser type andversion.
The following pages haveinformation on how to change your cookies settings for the different browsers:
If you use another browser, you cancheck if the procedure for your browser is mentioned in thisexplanatory website.
Toopt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit here.
Third Party Websites' Cookies
Whenusing our website, you may be directed to other websites for such activities assurveys, to make payment in currency other than U.S. dollars, or for jobapplications. These websites may use their own cookies. We do not have controlover the placement of cookies by other websites you visit, even if you aredirected to them from our website.
If you use the buttons that allow you to shareproducts and content with your friends via social networks like Google, Twitterand Facebook, these companies may set a cookie on your computer memory. Findout more about these here:
Need More Information?
If you would liketo find out more about cookies and their use on the Internet, you may find thefollowing link useful:
Cookies that have been set inthe past
Ifyou have disabled one or more Cookies, we may still use information collectedfrom cookies prior to your disabled preference being set, however, we will stopusing the disabled cookie to collect any further information.
If you have any questions orcomments about this cookies policy, or privacy matters generally, pleasecontact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.