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Cookie Policy

How and why the Cyber-Duck website uses cookies

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer when you visit a website and provide consent. Cyber-Duck uses cookies to personalise content, provide social media features, and help us analyse our website traffic. There are three types of Cookies that we use on our website:

  • Functional Cookies – Functional cookies allow our website to work. These type of Cookies do not transmit your data to any third party. Under GDPR, we do not need to seek authorisation to use these cookies on our website.
  • Third party Reporting Cookies – These type of Cookies transmit your non-personal data to third parties for the purposes of analytics and statistical research. These Cookies will anonymise your data. Under ePrivacy and GDPR, we provide instructions on how to disable these Cookies below, where possible.
  • Marketing Cookies - These cookies track visitors across websites to enable a better user experience, personalise advertising content and allow providers to analyse user behaviour by anonymous identifiers such as IP address and geographic locations. Under ePrivacy and GDPR, we provide instructions on how to disable these Cookies below, where possible. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for further information.

Removing or Disabling Third Party Reporting Cookies and Marketing Cookies

The 'Help' menu in the toolbar of most web browsers will tell you how to change your browser's cookie settings. This includes how the browser will notify you when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable cookies altogether.

Please note that if you choose to refuse cookies you may not experience the full functionality of this website as we intend you to. Find out about cookies and how to manage them here.

Cyber-Duck Website Cookies

The table below provides the cookie text file type, name, who the provider is, their purpose, and length of time they will remain on your device.


These cookies enable basic functions (e.g. navigation) on a website, which cannot function without them. 

Provider Name Expiry Purpose _cfduid 1 year Used by Cloudflare (the content network) to identify trusted web traffic. 


These cookies enable a website to remember information that changes how the website behaves e.g. the preferred language. 

Provider Name Expiry Purpose

lang Session Remembers the user's selected language version of a website.

lang Session Set by LinkedIn when a website contains an embedded 'follow us' panel.

Third Party Reporting Cookies

These cookies allow us to understand how visitors interact with our website, by collecting and reporting statistics anonymously.

Provider Name Expiry Purpose _dc_gtm_UA-# Session Used by Google Tag Manager to control the loading of a Google Analytics script tag. _ga 2 years Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. _gid Session As above. _gat Session Used by Google Analytics to throttle the request rate. gwcc 3 months Unclassified. collect Session Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behaviour. This tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. SECSESSID Session Unclassified.


2 years This cookie is set by Twitter to allow the visitor to share content from the website on their Twitter profile.

Marketing Cookies

These cookies track visitors across websites to display adverts that are more relevant for them and allow providers to anonymously track and analyse user behaviour.

Provider Name Expiry Purpose IDE 1 year Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
r/collect Session Unclassified.
test_cookie Session Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies. ads/user­lists/# Session Unclassified. personalization_id 2 years Unclassified. i/adsct Session Unclassified. _gcl_au 3 months Used by Google Adsense for experimenting with ad efficiency.




2 years Used to track the use of embedded services.



29 days Used to track visitors on multiple websites to present relevant ads. pagead/1p-user-list Session Unclassified




1 day

1 day

25 years





10 years






1 year

Used for page visit tracking.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy, please contact us at:

12 High Street, Elstree
Herts, WD6 3EP, United Kingdom
+44 (0) 20 8953 0070

This document was last updated on the 17th of January 2019.