Privacy Policy


Cookie Policy

We and our partners use various technologies to collect and store information when you visit our website and use our service. This may especially include cookies (small text files stored locally via your browser on your device) or similar technologies to identify your browser or your device.

Data we receive as a result of cookies or pixels is used for categorical, geographical, and behavioural device and optional site visitor targeting.
Data we receive by the use of cookies will also be used in order to operate the website and to offer our users an easier possibility to login (Facebook, Twitter, Google and Microsoft Logins) and to  IMPROVE your user experience and the overall  QUALITY STANDARDS of our services.


MapOmega Cookies

a) We use two types of cookies: security cookies and authentication, both in order to optimize our website and services for you. Authentication cookies automatically identify your browser or your device when you log in as a registered user. They thereby serve as identifiers that save you from having to log in repeatedly. The standard authentication cookie is automatically deleted when you close your browser (so called “session cookie”). The following data is stored in our authentication cookies: an authentication token, a session ID and a Google Analytics ID. Security cookies are used in order to protect our website and to detect possible security risks. The security cookie is automatically deleted when you close your browser. The following data is stored in our security cookies: Cross-site request forgery token.


Third Party Cookies

b) In addition, we use various third party services that involve the use of cookies and/or similar technologies, namely: Google Analytics, Google ReCaptcha

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). It sets one or more analytics cookies. Google uses such cookies to help us analyze how users use our website and services. The information generated by the cookie(s) about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. The IP address will, however, be truncated and therefore anonymized before transmission. On our behalf, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet activity in connection with the use of the website. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. More information on data protection in respect of Google Analytics is available at http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html and details about how to opt out can be found at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners.

Google reCAPTCHA is a free service offered by Google that helps website owners protect their sites from spam and abuse. The service includes usage of device specific and location based informations as your IP address. Data collection and use is governed by Google’s privacy policy at https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.


What are cookies and how are they used?

An excellent source of basic information (4:30 video) about the use of cookies can be found on the Google Website:  HOW GOOGLE USES COOKIES


Please, Opt me out...

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. If you want to disable the use of cookies generally you can set your browser to reject and block any new cookies (also, you can delete existing cookies, of course).
Details about how this can be done in your browser can be found, for instance, in your browsers’ Settings section. However, please note that, if you set your browser to automatically reject cookies, you might no longer be able to use all features of our website and services.

Cookies Settings in Google Chrome:  BLOCK, CLEAR ON EXIT, ALLOW COOKIES