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In this Cookies Policy references to the “website” or “site” are references to and references to “we” and “our” are references to the website and to Etisicura Malta which manages the website.


This document explains what cookies are in general and how we use them in our service through  (hereinafter “Website”). We strongly suggest that you read the full policy so that you can better understand what information we collect through cookies and how we use this information. Except as otherwise stated in this policy, the Privacy Policy [DA3] will apply to our processing of the data we collect via cookies.


Table of Contents

  1. What are cookies?

  2. What are cookies used for?

  3. Type of Cookies

  4. Disallowing or removing cookies

  5. Changes to Policy

1. What are cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.

2. What are cookies used for?

Cookies are used for various purposes, such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently and remembering your preferences. Cookies are also used to generally improve your experience on a website.

3. Types of Cookies

3.1. Session Cookies

These cookies are erased when you close your browser, and do not collect information from your computer. They typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.

3.2. Persistent Cookies: 

These cookies are stored on your hard drive until they expire (i.e. they are based on a set expiration date) or until you delete them. These cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as Web surfing behavior or user preferences for a specific site.

The Cookies that we use are the following:

Cookie Name                   Life Span               Purpose

svSession                                      Persistent                        Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site

hs                                                   Session                            Security

XSRF-TOKERN                              Persistent                        Security

smSession                                    Persistent (two weeks)   Identifies logged in site members

TSxxxxxxxx (where x is

replaced with a random

series of numbers and letters)   Persistent                         Security

TSxxxxxxxx_d (where x is

replaced with a random series

of numbers and letters)               Persistent                         Security

Kindly note that third party apps may use cookies which are not listed in the table above. To check which cookies are used on these platforms, you may use Chrome’s built-in cookie view by clicking on ‘Secure’ next to the URL Bar and then click cookies. By viewing your site in incognito mode, the browser does not detect cookies currently placed on your own browser.


4.Disallowing or removing cookies


You may use your browser’s settings to prevent the installation of cookies. This may be clicking on “help” on your browser menu. This may lead you to instructions on how to prevent cookies from being installed.

Kindly note that preventing cookies may lead to the Website or parts of the Website not functioning correctly or from functioning at all.

To delete all cookies, most commonly used browsers have a tool which will allow you to easily remove all cookies on your computer. If you remove all cookies some of your settings may not be remembered by the Website and you will have to re-enter the information.


For more extensive information, please refer to or


In case you have any further questions about cookies, please contact us at


5. Changes to Policy

Please note that this policy may change from time to time. All updates will be published on the Website and, if the changes are significant, the changes will be posted on the Website and on this page thirty days prior to taking effect. Each version of this policy will be identifiable at the top of this document by its effective date and version number. We encourage you to refer to this policy periodically.


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