Privacy and data storage
Storage and logging of data
By visiting this website, some technical data about your internet connection and browser is stored. This data can be categorized as follows:
- Cookies in your browser
- Technical info on servers
- User information in databases
A cookie is a mechanism by which your browser can take care of information obtained from web pages, and then send these back to the web pages again later. This is done automatically without the user having to think about it.
The cookies may have several functions, e.g. Keeping track of settings, which user you are logged in to, what you have access to, help you make sure you get the right content sent, tracking ad impressions and more.
Cookies make it possible to keep track of such settings and other things over time, so that information is more easily accessible by providing visitors to the site. The cookies are also used to temporarily manage user-specific information when another visitor can share different pages of the same website.
For examples from the many feature sites user cookies for maintenance: One cookie is used to remember the volume setting of the video player, and another need to remember if you have crossed this box with information so that you do not have to see it again the next time you visit this site from the same browser you are currently using.
Cookies are automatically stored by the browser in small text files on your computer. You can change settings for how cookies should be handled in your browser.
Information can be provided by all types of content on the site, both text pages, images and more. The cookies only send back to the site you got them from, not to other sites.
Many sites, this includes, do not work properly if you do not want to use information about information.
This website stores cookies for managed three levels of functionality:
- Critical cookies are used to hold on to user information, approach, some personal settings and more. Without these, the site will not work properly.
- Analysis cookies are used to keep track of website traffic, which parts are most popular, which parts are used the most and more. Portions of these are third-party cookies provided by external service providers. Analytical function cookies are used to improve the website (which is constantly evolving), but these are not critical to the functionality of the website.
- Ad cookies are used by internal and third-party ad systems to keep track of and track ad impressions.
There is a statutory requirement for this information that can be made available to you as a user of websites that use such information.
When you visit and website, the web server will log some technical info such as your IP address, which browser you use and the time each time you request data from servers, ie when you click on an internal link and load a new website or associated data as fonts , images, various scripts required for the website to work.
This data only saves a certain period of time to be able to perform troubleshooting and troubleshooting in the systems, and is never shared with the newspaper’s employees or third parties.
We store some information about you as a user. This website does not store any sensitive information, but simple contact information that you can provide from you when you have a user account or purchase services in the online newspaper that will store in our databases. This is necessary in order to provide the services to you. This data is deleted when you use your user account.
Who do we store data about?
Regular visitors / readers:
If you visit this site without registering a user account or subscription, you may store the following data about you:
- No technical information such as IP address and browser is stored in the web server’s logs. This technical information is saved for 180 days and is necessary for the service to work and to ensure security. This data is never disclosed to either the newspaper’s employees or third parties.
- Google Analytics counts pageviews to get visitor statistics. This information is anonymous and cannot be used to track you.
- Some third-party services such as downloaded fonts and scripts may log your IP address and other information on remote servers.
- A cookie determines that you can identify yourself who uses your surfer on the websites. This will be deleted when you close your browser, or at the latest after 360 minutes of inactivity.
Logged in users and subscribers:
If you choose to create a user account and / or subscription to the online newspaper, there will also be the following information about you:
- Name, address and other contact information you provide in the registration process. This data is stored up to your user account.
- Information about your subscription, e.g. when it was purchased, how it could be paid, a few digits from your credit card, the duration of the subscription and what subscription you have. This data is stored until the user account is deleted.
- Simple data about which articles you have read and how much you can read articles about. This is used to improve our content and will be deleted if you can use your user account.
NB: After data is deleted I will still be able to save for 180 days in backups. Backups are stored with high security and limited access and are necessary to be able to run troubleshooting and ensure the security of users and the computer system.
As a user of this website, you can contact the newspaper to have your data handed out and / or deleted.
If you have a user account / subscription, you can log in to your user profile and last your data, as well as delete your user account and associated data at any time.
You can also delete all local data in your browser. The procedure for this varies between different browsers and devices.
Recommendation: By using the EU service YourOnlineChoices.com, you can to a certain extent control how different ad providers track you, as well as read many good tips on how to customize which ads are displayed. Open YourOnlineChoices.com and a new window.
NB: Some system-critical data which can be found in e.g. The web server’s logs will not be able to be deleted on request, but these will be deleted automatically after a short time according to the information above.
If you want to try REFUSE, our cookies will be stored in your networks and data about your logs in our databases. It also means that we may not know that you have approved or not, that you will not see this warning on every page you visit. Technical information (web server logs) will still store your IP address and network information, but these will be deleted continuously as described above.