Update: 05-2022

Cookie policy

World CISO day

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. Please read this policy to understand what they are, how we use them, and the types of cookies we use. In addition, this policy references the information we collect using cookies, together with how that information is used, and how to control your preferences.
See our Privacy Policy for further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure.
This policy applies to: https://www.worldcisoday.com/
You can change or withdraw your consent at any time from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

What are cookies?

Cookies, pixel tags and other technologies (collectively called ‘cookies’) are files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to any internet enabled device – such as your computer, smartphone or tablet – when you visit a website.

Cookies are widely used by website owners in order to make their websites work, or to work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information. We use this information to improve your experience on our website or application. Obviously, it is possible to switch off the cookies, more about that later.

Why do we use cookies?

Use of cookies

At https://www.worldcisoday.com/  World CISO Day uses cookies. If we use other cookies or modify the current cookies, we will adjust our list accordingly. World CISO Day does not use web beacons.

Cookies on https://www.worldcisoday.com/:

Cookie Name





Used to record when you have consented to  our cookie policy and will ask for consent periodically to ensure you stay up-to-date with changes to our cookie and privacy policies.

Matomo cookie used to store a few details about the user such as the unique visitor ID

Short lived Matomo cookie used to temporarily store data for the visit

Storage Period

12 months

13 months

30 minutes

Third parties cookies

As shown in the table above, we use third-party services such as Matomo. We collect, monitor and analyze the information from cookies in order to increase the functionality of our "Service". These third-party service providers have their own privacy policies regarding how they use such information.

In addition to the Matomo cookies, World CISO Day also uses Javascript. If your device does not support Javascript, websites are not displayed correctly.

Enabling and disabling cookies and deleting cookies

If you do not want World CISO Day  to store cookies on your computer, you can adjust this yourself. You can change your settings on this page or you can adjust your browser settings so you refuse all cookies or only the cookies of third parties. Or you can delete cookies that have already been placed by going to the settings of your web browser. And you can adjust these settings for each browser and for every (other) device that you use.

The information about switching on and off and removing cookies can be found in the instructions of your web browser. You can also adjust or execute these settings using the help function. Below is a list of the most commonly used internet browsers. Here is also an explanation of how you can delete the cookies:

• Google Chrome
Click on the icon with three lines at the top right. Click 'Settings'> 'History'> 'Clear Browser Data'. Make sure 'cookies and other site and plug in data delete' is checked. You can also indicate in these settings how old cookies may be. Click 'All' for this.
If you want to disable the cookies you can also do this via the console. Click with your right mouse button. Go to 'Inspect / Inspect'> 'console' and type document.cookie = "";

Internet Explorer
Click on the icon of a gear wheel at the top right. Go to the 'Security' menu> 'Delete browsing history'. You can now specify what you would like to delete. It is best to check 'Cookies and website data'. Then click 'Delete' at the bottom of the window.

Mozilla Firefox
Go to the icon with three lines at the top right. Click 'Options'> 'Privacy'> 'Clear your recent history'. At 'Details' you can indicate what you want to delete. Make sure that 'Cookies' is checked in any case. You can also indicate how old the cookies may be. Click on 'All' for this.
If you want to disable the cookies you can also do this via the console. Click with your right mouse button. Go to 'Inspect elements'> 'console' and type document.cookie = "";

Open the menu bar at the top left, click on 'Safari'. Click 'Preferences' in the menu screen at the top left. At the top of the cupboard, choose 'Privacy'. You then go to 'Website data' and you choose the 'Privacy' tab at the top of the window. Then click 'Delete all Website data'.
If you want to disable the cookies you can also do this via the console. Click with your right mouse button. Go to 'Inspect elements'> 'console' and type document.cookie = "";

Change of cookie policy

We reserve the right to change the cookie policy at any time. We will notify you of any changes by placing the new cookie policy on this page. You are advised to regularly check this cookie policy for any changes. Changes to this cookie policy are effective when placed on this page.

Right to inspect and correct or delete your data

You have the right to ask for the personal information you have provided voluntarily or that we have obtained in another way. To prevent fraud we can ask you to identify yourself. If you want to know which personal data are linked to a cookie, you must send the cookie(s) in question. Cookies can be found in the settings of your web browser.


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