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- carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content, products and services and to help us better understand our visitor and/or customer requirements and interests;
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Description of cookies
The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why:
|Name of cookie||Owner||Purpose for the cookie|
|AppVersion||OpenWater||OpenWater utilises this cookie to keep track of which version the platform is currently running on|
|__RequestVerificationToken||OpenWater||This cookie is for security purposes - Specifically, it prevents cross-site request forgery attacks (CSRF) in ASP.NET applications.|
|__cfduid||CloudFlare||CloudFlare utilises this cookie to identify individuals behind shared IP addresses in order to apply security settings on a per-individual basis.|
|i18n.langtag||OpenWater||Part of ASP.NET applications, this cookie indicates which language the OpenWater platform should be displayed in.|
|Raygun||These cookies are utilised by our vendor OpenWater to identify the user for their external error reporting service. OpenWater uses this data to diagnose and rectify issues within the platform.|
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