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- Site administration
- Contacting users
- Completing the user's current activity
- User targeting
- Pseudononymous analysis
- Research and development
Compact Policy Summary
The compact policy which corresponds to this policy is:
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The following table explains the meaning of each field in the compact policy.
||This is the compact policy header; it indicates that what follows is a P3P compact policy.
||Access is available to contact and other information.
||The policy contains at least one dispute-resolution mechanism.
||Privacy law specifies penalties for a violation of this policy.
||The data is used for completion of the current activity.
||The data is used for site administration.
||The data is used for research and development.
||The data is used for tailoring the site.
||The data is used for pseudononymous analysis.
||The data is used for contacting the user, if the user selects it.
||The data is used for historical archival purposes.
||The data is given to ourselves and our agents.
||The data is given to other organizations following the same practices, if the user selects it.
||The data will be kept indefinitely.
||Physical contact information is collected.
||Online contact information is collected.
||Purchase information is collected.
||Computer information is collected.
||Navigation and clickstream data is collected.
||Interactive data is collected.
||Demographic and socioeconomic data is collected.
||Content data is collected.
||State-management data is collected.
||Preference information is collected.
The compact policy is sent by the Web server along with the cookies it describes. For more information, see the P3P deployment guide at http://www.w3.org/TR/p3pdeployment.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 will evaluate this policy's compact policy whenever it is used with a cookie. The actions IE will take depend on what privacy level the user has selected in their browser (Low, Medium, Medium High, or High; the default is Medium. In addition, IE will examine whether the cookie's policy is considered satisfactory or unsatisfactory, whether the cookie is a session cookie or a persistent cookie, and whether the cookie is used in a first-party or third-party context. This section will attempt to evaluate this policy's compact policy against Microsoft's stated behaviour for IE6.
Satisfactory policy: this compact policy is considered satisfactory according to the rules defined by Internet Explorer 6. IE6 will accept cookies accompanied by this policy under the High, Medium High, Medium, Low, and Accept All Cookies settings.