1. What is the purpose of this policy?
MASTERMINDS BV is a private limited liability company incorporated under Belgian law,having its registered seat at Belgium and is registered with the Crossroads Bank of Enterprises under the number BE0774.713.165 (hereinafter “Zcriptz”, “we” or “us”).
2. What are cookies and why are they used
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device via your browser. The Belgian Act on Electronic Communications (transposition of the European e-Privacy Directive) and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 applies to them.
Some of the cookies that we use on our Website are essential to make this Website work, others serve to provide you a better, faster and safer user experience.
Cookies are often classified in the following categories:
- “session cookies”: cookies that are automatically erased once the user closes the website;
- “persistent cookies”: cookies that remain on a user’s computer or device even after the user closes the website, and stay there for a certain period of time (e.g. several minutes, days or years);
- “own cookies”: cookies that are installed and managed by Zcriptz itself; and
- “cookies from third parties”: cookies that are installed and managed by a third party during a user’s visit of our Website.
You will find more information on the specific cookies that we use on our Website in point 4 below, and you will learn how to manage these cookies (including, if desired, how to delete them) under point 5.
3. What are Facebook pixels and why do we use these?
Besides cookies, we are also using Facebook pixels on our Website. Facebook pixels are pieces of software code used on a website to measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and to gain insight into how visitors are using the website. The pixel code is placed in the header of the website. If someone visits the website and performs an action on the website, then the Facebook pixel is activated and reports this action to the website owner. This way, the website owner is able to verify which website visitor is taking specific actions and is able to contact this person again at a later stage via Facebook advertisements, tailored to his/her fields of interest (also called “remarketing”).
4. Which cookies do we use?
Please find below a list of the cookies that we are using on our Website:
|Type||Purpose||Name||Own/third party cookie||Storage period|
|Essential cookie||Tracks user cookie preferences.||Zcriptz-cookies-consent||Own cookie||1 year|
|Essential cookie||Tracks user cookie preferences.||Zcriptz-cookies-necessary||Own cookie||1 year|
|Essential cookie||Tracks user cookie preferences.||Zcriptz-cookies-analytical||Own cookie||1 year|
|Essential cookie||Determines whether chat messages have been read.||chat.unread||Own cookie||End of session|
|Essential cookie||Increases site security in preventing Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks.||XSRF-TOKEN||Own cookie||End of session|
|Essential cookie||Identifies the source that brings a user to our website.||Zcriptz_session||Own cookie||End of session|
|Essential cookie||Used by Stripe to process card payments.||stripe.csrf||Third party cookie||20 years|
|Essential cookie||Used by Stripe to process card payments.||__stripe.sid||Third party cookie||End of session|
|Essential cookie||Used by Stripe to process card payments.||__stripe.mid||Third party cookie||1 year|
|Functional cookie||Determines whether website is running in default or dark mode.||lights||Own cookie||1 year|
|Analytical cookie||Differentiates unique users and sessions.||__utma (Google Tag Manager)||Third party cookie||2 years|
|Analytical cookie||Determines new sessions and site visits.||__utmb (Google Tag Manager)||Third party cookie||30 minutes|
|Analytical cookie||Cooperates with __utmb cookie in order to identify new sessions from returning visitors.||__utmc (Google Tag Manager)||Third party cookie||End of session|
|Analytical cookie||Slows down request speed in order to limit data collection on high-traffic sites.||__utmt (Google Tag Manager)||Third party cookie||10 minutes|
|Analytical cookie||Identifies the source that brings a user to our website.||__utmz (Google Tag Manager)||Third party cookie||6 months|
5. How can you manage/delete these cookies?
All major internet browsers offer the option to manage the cookies that were installed on your computer or mobile device.
In case you do not want that our Website places cookies on your computer or mobile device, you may limit or delete this easily by adjusting your browser or mobile settings. In addition, you can set you browser or mobile settings in such a way that you get a notification every time you receive a cookie on your computer or mobile device, so that you can decide whether you wish to accept this cookie or not.
Please note that when you disable certain cookies, it is possible that certain parts of our Website will no longer function properly and you will no longer enjoy an optimal user experience.
Should you wish to update your cookie settings on our website at a later point in time, you can do so by opening the cookie consent box here.
Latest update: 12/05/2021
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