DATE: MAY 9TH, 2023
2. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a small text file that is sent to and stored on your computer or other internet connected device to identify your browser or store information. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work in a better, more efficient way. Cookies and similar tracking technologies, such as tags, scripts and beacons, are small pieces of code (referred to as cookies hereafter) that are stored on a device (computer, mobile phone, tablet etc.) and enable a website to “personalize” itself to users by remembering information about the user’s visit to the website.
3. COOKIES WE USE
Below we list the different types of Cookies we may use with the Wellbeats application.
3.1 Strictly Necessary Cookies
These Cookies are essential to facilitate our authentication, registration or log-in process and enable you to navigate and use the features of the Wellbeats application. Without these Cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of our services or features, and the application will not perform as smoothly for you as we would like. The Strictly Necessary Cookies on Wellbeats may include:
|ai_session||This cookie name is associated with the Microsoft Application Insights software, which collects statictical usage and telemetry information for apps built on the Azure cloud platform. This is a unique anonymous session identifier cookie.|
|ai_user||This cookie name is associated with the Microsoft Application Insights software, which collects statistical usage and telemetry information for apps built on the Azure cloud platform. This is a unique user identifier cookie enabling counting of the number of users accessing the application over time.|
|__RequestVerificationToken||This is an anti-forgery cookie set by web applications built using ASP.NET MVC technologies. It is designed to stop unauthorized posting of content to the website, known as Cross-Site Request Forgery.|
|.AspNetCore.Antiforgery.EK2NsRgFDiM||The ValidateAntiForgeryToken is an action filter that can be applied to an individual action, a controller, or globally for the app. Requests made to actions that have this filter applied will be blocked unless the request includes a valid antiforgery token.|
|ARRAffinitySameSite||These cookies are set by websites run on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform (which hosts our website). It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.|
|.WBAMP||This cookie is used for caching the page in Google seach engine to make it faster and provide a better user experience.|
|ARRAffinity||ARRAffinity cookie is set by Azure app service and allows the service to choose the right instance established by a user to deliver subsequent requests made by that user. This cookie is used to detect and defend when a client attempts to replay a cookie.|
3.2 Third Party & Analytics Cookies
Wellbeats utilizes analytic cookies from third parties as part of the service we provide to users and clients. We may use these Cookies to collect information about your use of the Wellbeatson to help create reports and statistics on the performance. This information enables us to improve our application. Analytics Cookies collect information such as your IP address, type of device, operating system, referring URLs, country information, date and time of page visits, and pages visited. The information allows us to count our audience size, see the overall patterns of usage, helps us record any difficulties you have and show us whether our advertising is effective or not.
The Third Party and Analytics cookies used may include:
|Sprig||3rd party tool to anonymously gather feedback and understand how people use Wellbeats.|
4. MANAGING COOKIES
When you visit the site, you will be presented with the option to opt-in or out of certain cookies used throughout the site. If you wish, you can edit your preferences later, they can be accessed within your profile.