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At Advanced Driver Updates, we believe in being clear and open
about how we use your information. In the spirit of
transparency, this policy provides detailed information about
Does Advanced Driver
Yes. As described in our
technologies to ensure everyone who uses Advanced Driver Updates
has the best possible experience. Cookies also help us keep your
By continuing to use our services, you are agreeing to the use
of cookies and similar technologies for the purposes we describe
in this policy.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file placed onto your device that enables
Advanced Driver Updates features and functionality. For example,
cookies enable us to identify your device, secure your access to
Advanced Driver Updates and our sites generally, and even know if
someone attempts to access your account from a different device.
Cookies also enable you to easily share content on Advanced
Driver Updates and help us serve relevant ads to you.
When does Advanced
loading this site will receive cookies from us. Some software
functions will direct your web browser to our web site at which
time cookies are used as well.
What types of cookies
does Advanced Driver Updates use?
We use two types: persistent cookies and session cookies. A
persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user, so
it's easier to return to Advanced Driver Updates without signing
in again. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your
browser and will be read by Advanced Driver Updates when you
return to the site. Session cookies only last for as long as the
session (usually the current visit to a web site or a browser
Adobe Flash is another technology that can provide
cookie-equivalent functionality. Adobe Flash is capable of
storing information on your device (in a file outside of your
browser). Please note that not all browsers provide the ability
to remove Adobe Flash "cookies" (also called "locally stored
objects," or "LSOs"). You can restrict or block Adobe Flash
cookies/LSOs through the Adobe website. As with any cookie, if
you do restrict flash cookies/LSOs, there may be some Advanced
Driver Updates features you aren't able to use.
When our software directs your web browser to our web site
cookies are created which store some of the same information
about your system that was shown in the software. These cookies
are created to track and analyze site usage preferences so we
can provide a more personalized experience on our web site.
We use common information-gathering tools, such as cookies, pixel tags and Web beacons, to collect information about your general internet usage. When you visit our websites, a cookie file is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your device. Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by us and our marketing partners, affiliates, or analytics or service providers (e.g. payment processor, etc.). These technologies are used in analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking your movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as aggregated basis. You authorize us and agree that we may place cookies or tracking technologies on your device.
Across all of our websites, we may use the following cookies or tracking technologies:
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Support chat and ticket support
We define a cookie as any string of data and information that is
automatically stored on your computer upon access to our
services. Advanced Driver Updates employs cookies to assign
temporary identification numbers to machines that access our
services. This information enables us to deliver faster service
capabilities to our customers or to our affiliates and/or other
sales partners, prevent denial of service attacks on our
systems, detect and prevent fraudulent transactions, and assist
with awarding proper sales credit to our partners. All Advanced
Driver Updates cookies are 1) of limited duration, 2) less than
5KB in length, 3) only visible to Advanced Driver Updates, and 4)
devoid of any personally identifiable information. Our Cookies
are mainly maintained to track our affiliates and/or other sales
partners to ensure proper payments for their sales and tracking
activities relating to their affiliate relationship with us.
What are cookies used
Cookies can be used to do lots of different things, like
recognize you when you visit Advanced Driver Updates, remember
your preferences, and give you a personalized experience that's
in line with your settings. Cookies also make your interactions
with Advanced Driver Updates more secure and faster.
Additionally, cookies allow us to bring you advertising both on
and off the Advanced Driver Updates site.
This table gives some more information about what we
If you're signed in to Advanced Driver Updates,
cookies help us show you the right information and
personalize your experience.
features, and to help us detect malicious activity
and violations of our User Agreement.
Preferences, features and services
Cookies can tell us which language you prefer and
what your communications preferences are. They can
help you fill out forms on Advanced Driver Updates
more easily. They also provide you with features,
insights, and customized content in conjunction with
our plugins. You can learn more about plugins in our
both on and off the Advanced Driver Updates site. We
may also use a cookie to learn whether members who
saw an ad on Advanced Driver Updates later visited
the advertiser's site. Similarly, our partners may
use a cookie to determine whether we've shown an ad
and how it performed, or provide us with information
about how you interact with ads. We may also work
with a partner to show you an ad on or off Advanced
Driver Updates, such as after you've visited a
partner's site or application.
Performance, Analytics and Research
Cookies help us learn how well our site performs in
understand, improve, and research products,
features, and services, including when you access
Advanced Driver Updates from other websites,
applications, or devices such as your work computer
or your mobile device.Our software may direct your
web browser to our web site at which time cookies
are used to provide a personalized experience on the
How are cookies used for
Cookies and ad technology such as web beacons, pixels, and
anonymous ad network tags help us serve relevant ads to you more
effectively. They also help us collect aggregated auditing,
research, and reporting for advertisers. Pixels help us
understand and improve our service, show you ads on Advanced
Driver Updates, and know when content has been shown to you.
Note: Because your web browser may request advertisements and
web beacons directly from ad network servers, these networks can
view, edit, or set their own cookies, just as if you had
requested a web page from their site.
browsing behavior on third-party sites, we do use aggregate data
from third parties and data from your profile and Advanced
Driver Updates activity to show you relevant, interest-based
advertising. We do not provide any personal information that we
collect to advertisers. Please note that opting out will not
remove advertising from the pages you visit; it will mean that
the ads you see will not be matched to your interests.
What third-party cookies
does Advanced Driver Updates use?
Trusted partners like Google and Bing help us serve advertising
on and off the Advanced Driver Updates site, and analytics
companies like Google Analytics, and Bing may also place cookies
on your device. Please read our partners' privacy policies
(linked below) to ensure that you're comfortable with how they
services, if you'd like.
Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their
settings preferences. However, if you limit the ability of
websites to set cookies, you may worsen you overall user
experience, since it will no longer be personalized to you. It
may also stop you from saving customized settings like login
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what
cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit wikipedia.org ,www.allaboutcookies.org ,
or www.aboutcookies.org .
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LAST MODIFIED: May 25th, 2018