Cookie Information

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The table below describes the cookies that we use on our website:

Cookie

Name

Purpose

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Google Analytics cookies

__utma
__utmb
__utmc
__utmv
__utmz

These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, such as the number of visitors and pages visited. We collate and retain information for reporting and monitoring purposes, in order to improve our website.

Click here for more information about how Google Analytics uses cookies.
Click here to review the Google privacy policy.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Doubleclick by Google cookie

doubleclick.net_test_cookie

This cookie tracks when a user downloads a trial after following a link in an advertisement.

Salesforce.com cookies

Autocomplete
inst
oinfo
clientSrc
disco
lloopch_loid
lloopch_lpid
oid
Sid
Sid_Client

Our Partner Portal contains functionality provided by salesforce.com. These cookies enhance the visitor experience, for example by helping visitors to navigate the website,  providing user authentication, collating information about how visitors use the website, and remembering user preferences.

Please click here for more information about the salesforce,com privacy policy.

Addthis.com cookies

Addthis.com psc
Addthis.com uit
Addthis.com uid
S7.Addthis.com uvc
Sophos.com_atuvc

These cookies provide user measurement and analytics features, as well as managing user sharing preferences.

Click here for more information about Addthis.com’s privacy policy.
To opt-out of Addthis.com cookies, click here.

Lithium cookies

LiSessionID
VISITORID
LithiumUserInfo
LithiumUserSecure
!SSO

These cookies track your browser session and are deleted when you close your browser.

Click here for more information about Lithium’s cookies and privacy policy.

lithium.anonymous.usersetting.profile.language
lithium.anonymous.usersetting.{settingname}
lithiumLogin:{communityID}

These cookies remember user preferences such as local language settings. These cookies remain stored on your browser after it has been closed.

Sophos.com cookies

ASP.NET_SessionId
Aspnet_sessionid

This is a randomly generated unique session ID which is anonymous. It helps us to determine the content requested by the user.
This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

 

_L10N

This cookie determines your regional location so that we can present you with localized information.

This cookie is stored for 3 months.

 

VISITORID

This is an anonymous session ID cookie.

This cookie is stored for 3 years.

 

CookieCheck

This enables us to check that a cookie is genuine and has not been spoofed.

This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

 

.aspxauth

This is an anonymous session ID which helps us to prevent spoofing attempts.

This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

 

Website#lang
Partnerportal#lang

These cookies remember the user’s website language choice.

These cookies are deleted when you close your browser.

 

Sophos.com_SSO
ppAuth

These cookies provide a session ID for single sign on authentication.

These cookies are stored for 30 minutes.

 

SophServe cookies

Radgrid_<gridid>

Provides grid view state information and ensures that users are able to save their grid state.

This cookie is stored for up to 10 years.

 

pid

This cookie provides a unique random identifier for the page.

This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

 

sophservRequest_<email_address>

This cookie prevents a user from re-submitting the same request.

This cookie is stored for 5 days.

 

caseArticleLoaded

This cookie provides an article ID so that we can identify the article that the user is looking at.

This cookie is stored for 1 day.

 

WiredMinds cookie (used on www. utimaco.de)

CTCNTNM_

This cookie is solely used to recognise recurring users. The cookie does not contain personal information about the user but serves as an indicator for a recurring user.

The cookie is stored for 90 days.

Click here for more information on the WiredMinds privacy policy.

www. utimaco.de cookie

fe_typo_user

This cookie helps our website content management system to function. This cookie enables closed user groups with front-end login.

 

Sophos Cloud

zero.session

This is a randomly generated unique session ID which is anonymous. It helps us determine the content requested by the user. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

 

Sophos Cloud

upe.session

This is a randomly generated unique session ID which is anonymous. It helps us determine the content requested by the user. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser.

 

Partner referral cookie

Sophos_PartnerID

We use cookies to track referrals from our partners. This takes the form of a small cookie which contains the partner’s affiliate identity so that we can attribute various leads with their organization – whether that’s signing up for one of our product trials, to downloading a white paper. This cookie does not contain any personal information about you.

 

Forms cookie

LFUEmlnf_Sophos

We also set a cookie which contains your first name, last name and email address after you enter it on any of our product forms. This is to reduce the number of steps it takes you to download our free trails, white papers etc. The cookie concatenates this information together and encodes it – this is not encrypted. This information is only passed between your browser and our website – it is not shared with any third party organizations.

This cookie is stored for 6 months.

 

Date of last update: 10 December 2013