When you navigate the Company’s websites, CDD may also collect information through the use of commonly-used information gathering tools, such as cookies and Web beacons. Online Session Information includes standard information from your Web browser (such as browser type and browser language), your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and the actions you take on the Company’s site (such as Web pages viewed and links clicked).
The Company is especially careful about the security and confidentiality of the information stored in cookies. For example, the Company does not store account usernames or passwords in cookies. If you disable your Web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to navigate the Company’s website, but you will not be able to successfully use the Service.
Web beacons: CDD uses Web beacons (operated by the Company or by third-party providers like Google and Constant Contact) alone or in conjunction with cookies to compile information about Users’ and Visitors’ usage of the Company’s website and interaction with emails from the Company. Web beacons are clear electronic images that can recognize certain types of information on your computer such as: cookies, past visits to a particular website tied to the Web beacon, and a description of a website tied to the Web beacon. For example, CDD may place Web beacons in marketing emails that notify the Company when you click on a link in the email that directs you to the Company’s websites.
CDD engages third parties to track and analyze non-personally identifiable usage and volume statistical information from individuals who visit the Company’s websites. CDD may also use other third-party cookies and Web beacons to track the performance of Company advertisements. The information provided to third parties does not include personal information, but this information may be re-associated with personal information after the Company receives it. This Privacy Statement does not cover the use of third party cookies and Web beacons.
CDD records information that the browser sends whenever Users sign in and use the Service. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, the date and time of the request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify user accounts.