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How we use Cookies on the Meritec website

We use cookies to improve our website and user experience. We never collect any personally identifiable information and the small amount of data we do collect will never be shared with any third parties. The website will function fully if you decide not to accept our persistent cookies.

Details of the cookies we use on the Meritec website

Cookie name Used by Type Description Lifetime
UMB-XSRF-TOKEN Site Administrators Backend only Used to maintain session of logged in user Session
UMB-XSRF-V Site Administrators Backend only Used to maintain session of logged in user Session
UMB_UCONTEXT Site Administrators Backend only Used to maintain session of logged in user Session
UMB_UCONTEXT_C Site Administrators Backend only Used to maintain session of logged in user Session
UMB_UPDCHK Site Administrators Backend only Used to maintain session of logged in user Session
__atuvc AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client cookie Created and read by the AddThis social sharing Javascript on the client site in order to ensure the user sees the udpated count. 2 years
__atuvs AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client Cookie Created and read by the AddThis social sharing Javascript on the client site in order to ensure the user sees the udpated count. 2 years
_gid Google Analytics Client Cookie These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Session
_gat Google Analytics Client Cookie These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Session
_gid Google Analytics Client Cookie Client CookieThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Session
loc AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client Cookie Store location data 13 months
na_id AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client Cookie Unknown At least 1 session
na_tc AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client Cookie Unknown At least 1 session
uid/ouid AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client Cookie Uniquely assigned machine-generated user ID Session
uvc AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client Cookie Measure how often we see an AddThis user 12+ months
ssc AddThis Social sharing plugin on Blog page Client Cookie Tracks sharing of when the AddThis plugin is used Session