Home/ Cookie Statement

Cookie Statement

Nihilent Limited (hereafter referred to as “we” or “our” or “us” or “Nihilent or “organization” or “company”) uses cookies in the web pages of our website at https://www.nihilent.com/ (“Website”). Here we explain what are these cookies are and why we use them. In this Statement “You” or “Your” refers to data subject (customers, employees, website visitors or contingent workers) whose personal data is processed by Nihilent.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files that are placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are widely used to do different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and generally improving your browsing experience. If you visit our website, we will deploy these technologies to provide an online service more suited to the device you connect from, as well as to for administrative purposes and to enhance your online experience by keeping track of your behaviour within the site. We collect information about your use of this site, information about the device or browser you use to access etc.

Why do we use cookies?

We use a limited number of cookies for several reasons as listed in this statement. Some cookies are required for technical reasons in order for our Websites to operate or for administrative purposes and to enhance your online experience by keeping track of your behaviour within the site.
We classify our cookies as:

  • Strictly Necessary:-
    These cookies are essential, as they ensure your security and privacy when you use our secure site, as well as enabling you to move around our website and use its features securely. Without these cookies, certain services on a website may not be made possible and a website may not perform as smoothly as it should. You cannot disable these cookies.
  • Performance
    Performance cookies collect information about the use of a website, help to improve the way a website works and to help us to identify issues you may have when using our online services. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a user personally and all information that is collected by these cookies is aggregated and anonymous. You can disable these cookies.
  • Persistent
    Persistent cookies work by tracking your online preferences. But if you personalize the site to fit your preferences, persistent cookies will remember and implement those preferences the next time you visit the site such as store your login information, language selections, menu preferences, internal bookmarks. You can disable these cookies.
Type of Cookie Cookie Name Purpose Expires
Performance test_cookie This is a test cookie and does not contain any user identifiable information At end of session
Performance _ga These details are used to identify the browser instances i.e. Client ID, Cookie name, domain, location 2 years
Performance wordpress_sec_hash This cookie is used to store your authentication details. Its use is limited to the admin console area, /admin/ 1 Day
Performance wordpress_logged_in_ To store admin interface information and to check if user is logged in At end of session
Persistent getcookiespolicy This cookie captures the details when a user requests for cookie statement details on the website. 2 years

Do we use social networking cookies?

These cookies are used to enable you to share pages and content that you find interesting on our website through third party social networking such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Quora and other websites. We do not use these sort of cookies.

Links to other websites

When using our website, you may be directed to other websites. These websites may use their own cookies. We do not have control over the placement of cookies by other websites you visit, even if you are directed to them from our website. If you access those other websites please read any cookie privacy statements on those websites if you wish to know what cookies are being used.

How can I control cookies?

You can set or amend your web browser controls to accept or refuse cookies. If you choose to reject cookies, you may still use our website though your access to some functionality and areas of our website may be restricted. As the means by which you can refuse cookies through your web browser controls vary from browser-to-browser, you should visit your browser’s help menu for more information.

Cookie Control settings in different Web Browser

Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari for iOS
Cookie settings in Safari for MAC

Cookies Collected in the Past

Collection of your data from our cookies can be deleted. You can delete existing cookies from your browser. If cookies are deleted, the information collected prior to the preference change may still be used, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information from your user experience.

How often we will update this Cookie Statement?

We reserve the right to make any changes and corrections to this statement every 6 months in order to reflect, for example, changes to the cookies we use or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. Please therefore revisit this statement regularly to stay informed about our use of cookies and related technologies. The date at the end of this Cookie Statement indicates when it was last modified.

Legal Information and How to Contact Us

Under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) we have to say who the ‘controller’ is for services provided through our sites. The controller is the business function responsible for protecting information and, in our case, is the Data Protection Team, emailing us at ">

If you would like to exercise your data subject rights or have any questions about this Cookie Statement, please address your request to email above.

Last Modified: 16th July 2019