In accordance with the Information Society Code § 205 http://finlex.fi/fi/laki/ajantasa/2014/20140917#a917-2014 (unavailable in English), saving cookies or other data depicting the use of the service on the user’s terminal equipment and the use of this data is permitted to the service provider, in case the user has given their consent to it and the service provider offers understandable and comprehensive information to the user on the purpose of saving or using the data.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that a web browser stores on a user’s device. Only the web site that stored the text file is able to read the cookie, so nobody else can access the information within the cookie. The text file is not harmful. More information on cookies can be found on the Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority’s website https://www.kyberturvallisuuskeskus.fi/en/our-activities/regulation-and-supervision/confidential-communications.
By using this web site you give consent to our storing information on your visit on the site. With the help of the cookies, we gather visitor statistics on the site and analyze the data. Our goal is to develop the quality and contents of our site in a user-oriented way. The data enables us to improve the site’s capacity.
Blocking and removing cookies
You can prevent the storing of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. The location of settings depends on the browser you are using. Please note that all features of online services cannot necessarily be used without cookies. You can also set your browser settings so that you are informed of cookies being saved, after which you may either allow or block a cookie. Cookies can be deleted one by one or all at once in all browsers. The location of the removal function varies depending on the browser.
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