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Centaurus Foundation cookie policy

In accordance with the accepted practice of most websites, we store HTTP queries directed to our server. This means that we know the public IP addresses from which users browse the information content of our website. The browsed resources are identified by URL addresses.

We also know:

-time of arrival of the inquiry,
-time of sending the answer,
-name of the client’s station – identification carried out by the HTTP protocol,
-information about errors that occurred during the implementation of the HTTP transaction,
-URL address of the page previously visited by the user (referrer link) – if the page was accessed via a link,
information about the user’s browser.

These data are not associated with specific people browsing our websites. To ensure the highest quality of the website, we analyze log files to determine which pages are visited most often, which web browsers are used, whether the website structure is error-free, etc.

Use of data

The collected logs are stored for an indefinite period of time as auxiliary material used to administer the website. The information contained therein is not disclosed to anyone except those authorized to administer the server. Based on the log files, statistics can be generated to assist in administration. Collective summaries in the form of such statistics do not contain any features that identify visitors to the website.

Cookie Policy

1.The cookie mechanism (so-called “cookies”) is not used to obtain any information about website users or to track their navigation.
2.Cookies used on the website do not store any personal data or other information collected from users.
3.Cookies are IT data, in particular text files, which are stored on the Website User’s end device and are intended for the use of the Website’s pages. Cookies usually contain the name of the website they come from, the storage time on the end device and a unique number.
4.Cookies are used for the following purposes:
-adjusting the content of the Website pages to the User’s preferences and optimizing the use of websites; in particular, these files allow to recognize the device of the Website User and properly display the website, tailored to his individual needs;
-maintaining the Website User’s session (after logging in), thanks to which the User does not have to re-enter the login and password on each subpage of the Website – if the Website allows logging in;
-remembering logging in on a given computer – if the Website allows logging in and the User has chosen the option to remember logging in;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            5.The Website uses two basic types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary files that are stored on the User’s end device until logging out, leaving the website or turning off the software (web browser). Persistent cookies are stored on the User’s end device for the time specified in the cookie file parameters or until they are deleted by the User.
6.The following types of cookies are used as part of the Website:
-“Necessary” cookies, enabling the use of services available on the Website, eg authentication cookies used for services that require authentication on the Website;
-cookies used to ensure security, e.g. used to detect fraud in the field of authentication on the Website;
-“Performance” cookies, enabling the collection of information on the use of the website pages;
-“Functional” cookies, enabling “remembering” the settings selected by the User and personalizing the User’s interface, eg in terms of the selected language or region from which the User comes, font size, website appearance, etc .;
-“Advertising” cookies, enabling the delivery of advertising content to Users more tailored to their interests.
7.In many cases, the software used for browsing websites (web browser) allows cookies to be stored on the User’s end device by default. Website users can change their cookie settings at any time. These settings can be changed in particular in such a way as to block the automatic handling of cookies in the web browser settings or to inform about their every posting on the Website User’s device. Detailed information on the possibilities and methods of handling cookies is available in the software (web browser) settings.
8.The website operator informs that restricting the use of cookies may affect some of the functionalities available on the website. 

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