Introduction

This page sets out the cookie policy of Detica Limited (“We”, “Us” and “Our”) for the website www.baesystemsdetica.com (the “Website”) and explains how We use cookies on the Website.

By using the Website, You consent to Our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this Policy.

We may amend Our cookie policy at any time and all changes will be made on this page.  The changes will take effect once they have been posted on the Website.  Therefore, You should review these terms on a regular basis.  By continuing to use the Website after the posting of such changes, You will be deemed to have accepted those changes.

How We Use Cookies

We may collect information about Your computer, including Your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration purposes. This is statistical data about users' browsing actions and patterns in using the Website and does not identify You as an individual.

If You agree, We may obtain information about Your general internet usage by using a cookie file.  The Website uses cookies to distinguish You from other users of the Website.  This helps Us to deliver a better and more personalised service to You when You browse the Website and also allows Us to improve the Website.

What is a cookie?

A cookie small identifier file containing letters and numbers, which is transferred to Your computer's hard drive or mobile device when You visit the Website. The identifier is then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit or to another website that recognises that cookie.  The identifier is used to identity returning users to a website and to assist the user navigate the different pages of a website. For further information about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Cookies are either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies.  A persistent cookie consists of a text file, which is stored on user’s computer until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date).  Conversely, a session cookie expires at the end of the user session when the web browser is closed.

Types of Cookies Used on the Website

The cookies We use are analytical cookies that are split between performance cookies and functionality cookies. 

Performance cookies collect information about how You use the Website.  They allow Us to recognise and count the number of visitors to the Website and allows Us to see how visitors move around the Website. This helps Us improve the way the Website works, for example, by ensuring that You find what You are looking for more easily.  These cookies do not collect information about Your identity.  The information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve the performance of the Website. By using the Website You agree that We can place these types of cookie on Your device.

Functionality cookies allow the website to remember the choices You make (such as Your user name, language, or the region You are in) and provide enhanced features.  These cookies are also used to remember changes You have made to text size, font and other parts of the web pages that You can customise.  They may also be used to provide services You have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog.  The information these cookies collect is usually anonymised and they do not gather information about You that could be used for advertising or remembering where You have been on the internet. By using the Website You agree that We can place these types of cookie on Your device.

You can find more information about the individual cookies We use and the reasons why We use them in the table below.

Cookie

Description

Purpose

More Information

CookieLawCompliance

Stores the User’s cookie settings

This cookie stores Your cookie settings for Your next visit to the Website

 

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Google analytics cookies, visitor session, traffic sources & navigation

These cookies allow Us to record visitor trends over time. Google Analytics uses a cookie to help track which pages are accessed. The cookie contains no personally-identifiable information, but it does use Your computer's IP address to determine from where in the world You are accessing the Website and to track Your page visits within the Website. Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third-parties where required to do so by law, or where such third-parties process the information on Google's behalf.

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Stores User’s social networking selection

These cookies are used if a page has been shared

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exp_expiration

 

exp_userhash

 

exp_uniqueid

 

exp_sessionid

exp_last_activity

exp_last_visit

exp_perpage

 

exp_tracker

Stores the user’s session id details for the Content Management System

This cookie allows Us to identify You as a visitor to the Website

Applies only if You are a registered user of the Website and only set if set using the control panel.  These cookies are removed when You close Your browser.

Brower Settings

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on Your browser that allows You to block the setting of all or some cookies. However, if You decide to block cookies on Your browser, You may be unable to access all or parts of the Website including using social media sharing.  Unless You have adjusted Your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, Our system will issue cookies as soon as You visit the Website.

Most of Our cookies will expire at the end of a browser session.  However, if Your browser is not closed for any reason, all Our cookies will expire after 2 years.

Contacts

If You want to contact Us with any questions, comments or complaints about how We collect, use or retain cookies, please contact Us at: please contact Us at: Data Protection Manager, Detica Limited, Surrey Research Park, Guildford, GU2 7YP United Kingdom or Data_protection@baesystemsdetica.com.

This cookie statement is dated September 2012.