PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA
1. WHAT KIND OF DATA IS PROCESSED IN COOKIES?
Cookies on websites, depending on their type, collect data about your browsing and usage preferences on the device you visit the site. This data includes information about the pages you access, the services and products you review, your preferred language option and other preferences.
2. WHAT ARE COOKIES AND WHAT ARE THE PURPOSES OF USE?
Cookies are small text files stored on your device or network server through browsers by the websites you visit. These small text files, which contain your preferred language and other settings on the site, help us remember your preferences the next time you visit the site and make improvements to our services to improve your experience on the site. Thus, you can have a better and personalized usage experience on your next visit. The main purposes of using cookies on our Website are listed below:
To improve the services offered to you by increasing the functionality and performance of the website, To improve the Website and to offer new features through the Website and to personalize the features offered according to your preferences; To ensure the legal and commercial security of the Website, you and the Authority, and to prevent fraudulent transactions from being carried out through the Website; To fulfill its legal and contractual obligations, especially those arising from the Law No. 5651 on the Regulation of Publications on the Internet and Combating Crimes Committed through These Publications and the Regulation on the Procedures and Principles for the Regulation of Publications on the Internet. 3.TYPES OF COOKIES USED ON OUR WEBSITE 3.1.Session Cookies
Session cookies ensure that the website works properly during your visit. They are used for purposes such as ensuring the security and continuity of our sites and you during your visit. Session cookies are temporary cookies, they are deleted when you close your browser and come to our site again, they are not permanent.
These types of cookies are used to remember your preferences and are stored on your device via browsers. Persistent cookies remain stored even after you close your browser or restart your computer from which you visited our site. These cookies are kept in subfolders of your browser until they are deleted through your browser’s settings. Some types of persistent cookies may be used to provide you with special suggestions, taking into account issues such as your purpose of using the Website. Thanks to persistent cookies, if you visit our Website again with the same device, it is checked whether there is a cookie created by our Website on your device and if there is, it is understood that you have visited the site before and the content to be transmitted to you is determined accordingly and thus a better service is provided to you.
3.3. Mandatory/Technical Cookies
These cookies are essential for the website you visit to function properly. The purpose of such cookies is to provide necessary services by enabling the website to function. For example, it allows you to access secure parts of the website, use its features, and navigate on it.
They collect information about the way the website is used, the frequency and number of visits, and show how visitors navigate to the site. The purpose of using such cookies is to increase performance by improving the way the site functions and to determine the general trend direction. They do not contain data that could enable the identification of visitors. For example, they show the number of error messages displayed or the most visited pages.
It saves the choices made by the visitor within the site and remembers them on the next visit. The purpose of such cookies is to provide ease of use to visitors. For example, it prevents the site user from re-entering the user password on each page they visit.
3.6. Targeting/Advertising Cookies
They enable the measurement of the effectiveness of advertisements served to visitors and the calculation of the number of times the advertisements are viewed. The purpose of such cookies is to serve ads customized to the interests of visitors. Likewise, they enable the detection of visitors’ interests specific to their browsing and the presentation of appropriate content. For example, it prevents the advertisement shown to the visitor from being shown again in a short time.
4.HOW TO MANAGE COOKIE PREFERENCES?