Cookie Policy

Last updated: 27 May, 2022

Preamble

About the Cookie Policy

When you visit the Sum and Substance Ltd. (hereinafter — SumSub) website (sumsub.com), we automatically collect certain data using cookies, web beacons, tracking pixels, and other tracking technologies. This Cookie Policy details the tracking technologies we use and why we use them.

If you wonder what types of cookies we collect when you visit SumSub publicly-facing websites (prooface.io), please see this Table.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that assign a unique and temporary identifier to your device when you visit our website. Upon any following visits, your browser provides this identifier — your “cookies” — to our website.

Why does SumSub use cookies?

We use cookies to store your preferences and settings, enable you to sign in, personalise content and ads, combat fraud, and analyze traffic, among other legitimate purposes. Accordingly, cookies help us improve user experience and understand how our website is being used. You can enable or disable optional cookies as desired.

What types of cookies does SumSub use?

  • Necessary cookies

    We use these by default, as they enable you to navigate our website and use its features. Without required cookies, our website cannot function properly. Therefore, this is the only type of cookie that cannot be disabled. Please note that required cookies do not collect any information that can be used to identify you.

  • Advertisement cookies

    These collect information about your online activity over time in order to personalize advertisements—allowing us to limit how often you see our ads and measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns.

  • Performance/functionality cookies

    These collect information about how you use our website and its features and are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our website. If you choose to disable these cookies, certain functionality, such as video, may become unavailable; or, you may be required to enter login credentials each time you visit our website.

  • Analytics cookies

    These gather data on how you interact with our website. They show us which pages are visited most frequently and help detect any difficulties you may have while using our website.

  • Our Cookies

    These are “first-party cookies” that allow the features and functionality of our website to work properly. You can manually disable some of these in your browser, but this may impact your experience with our website.

  • Third-Party Cookies

    These may be placed on your device when you visit our website through third-parties that use our services. Third-parties may track you or gather data using these cookies. You can manually disable them in your browser. SumSub is not responsible for third-party cookies.

How long does SumSub keep my cookies?

The storage period may vary based on cookie-type and your cookie preferences. The table below indicates the retention period for each file.

Where can I find descriptions of each cookie we use?

The table below describes all the cookies we use. It includes the name, type, and retention period of each cookie-type as well as a description of the purpose of each file.

Sumsub.com cookie table

Necessary cookies

Cookie

Type

Duration

Description

Consent

first
party

16 years 10 months
21 days 9 hours

The cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress plugin and is used to store whether or not a user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

The cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress plugin and is used to store whether or not a user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress Plugin and is used to store user consent for cookies under the ''Functionality'' category.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress Plugin and is used for store user consent for cookies under the ''Advertisement'' category.

viewed_cookie_policy

first
party

11 months

The cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress plugin and is used to store whether or not a user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary

first
party

11 months

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress plugin and is used to store user consent for the cookies in the "Non Necessary" category.

test_cookie

first
party

11 months

This cookie is set by us to provide a better user experience on our website.

__cfduid

first
party

29 days 23 hours
59 minutes

The cookie is used by cloud distribution network service CloudFlare to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.

test_variants

first
party

6 months 16 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by us to provide a better user experience on our website.

CookieLawInfoConsent

first
party

1 year

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress plugin and contains values of both viewed_cookie_policy and cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary/cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary cookies along with CCPA values. The cookie is used to store the summary of the consent given for cookie usage.

cli_user_preference

first
party

1 year

Keeps track of the cookie consents for the current domain.

Analytics cookies

Cookie

Type

Duration

Description

utm_campaign

first
party

364 days

The cookie is used to identify the name of a specific product promotion or strategic campaign and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report.

utm_medium

first
party

364 days

The cookie is used to identify the type of the traffic and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report.

utm_source

first
party

364 days

The cookie is used to identify the source of the traffic and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report.

utm_term

first
party

364 days

The cookie is used to store the value of the key phrase used in any of the search engines to get to our website specified in the url parameter utm_term, regardless of the source of the transition to our site for the advertising's analytics report.

_io_ht_r

third
party

1 day

This cookie is set by IO Technologies. The purpose of this cookie is to store either 0 or 1 for headline tests, which makes it possible to change visible titles on the main page of our website for different visitors. We need this to measure which headlines are better suited for our content and more attractive to visitors.

__io_nav_state

third
party

15 minutes

This cookie is set by IO Technologies. The purpose of this cookie is to compute recirculation which means it stores URLs of the previous and current pages on our website.

__io_d

third
party

15 minutes

This cookie is set by IO Technologies. The purpose of this cookie is to store quantitative information about pages visited by unique visitors. It increments on 1 for each new page a visitor opens.

__io_subscription_url

third
party

30 days

These two cookies are set by IO Technologies. The purpose of these cookies is to identify if a website has subscriptions and paid content and measure the parameters of such content for the Paywall report.ana

__io_subscription_source

third
party

30 days

These two cookies are set by IO Technologies. The purpose of these cookies is to identify if a website has subscriptions and paid content and measure the parameters of such content for the Paywall report.

__io_pr_utm_campaign

third
party

1 year

This cookie is set by IO Technologies. The purpose of this cookie is to identify pages that were reviewed by unique visitors.a

__io_r

third
party

1 year

These two cookies are set by IO Technologies. The purpose of these cookies is to identify a webpage from which visitors were redirected to our website. This is a string parameter. For example, you might be redirected to our website from google.com.

__io_first_source

third
party

1 year

These two cookies are set by IO Technologies. The purpose of these cookies is to identify a webpage from which visitors were redirected to our website. This is a string parameter. For example, you might be redirected to our website from google.com.

__io_uh

third
party

end Of The Day

This cookie is set by IO Technologies. The purpose of this cookie is to hold unique visitors. This is a boolean parameter that can be either 0 or 1. Defines whether the existing project is a part of a holding.

__io_lv

third
party

1 year

This cookie is set by IO Technologies. The purpose of this cookie is to identify a period of time for which unique visitors use our website. This is a timestamp parameter - a sequence of characters or encoded information identifying when a certain event occurred, usually giving the date and time of day - for example, 1573739935662.

_io_session_id

third
party

30 minutes

This cookie is set by IO Technologies as a unique random identifier. The purpose of this cookie is to count sessions of unique visitors.

__io

third
party

1 year

This cookie is set by IO Technologies as a unique random identifier. The purpose of this cookie is to count unique visitors per period of time in content performance measurement reports.

_opt_expid

third
party

past

This cookie is set by Google Optimize and is used to identify if a user is in an experiment on enhancing user experience.

_gaexp_rc

third
party

past

This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to determine a user's inclusion in an experiment and the expiry of experiments that a user has been included in.

_gaexp

third
party

1 months 25 days
5 hours 39 minutes

This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to determine a user's inclusion in an experiment and the expiry of experiments that a user has been included in.

pvc_visits[0]

third
party

23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is created by us and is used as a view counter in order to prevent repeat views of a post by a visitor.

vuid

third
party

1 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is set by Vimeo and is used to collect tracking information and set a unique ID to videos embedded on our website.

GPS

third
party

29 minutes

This cookie is set by Youtube and is used for registering a unique ID for tracking users based on their geographic location.

__Host-js_csrf

third
party

2 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is set by Dropbox and is used for the 'save to Dropbox' functionality.

lissc

third
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by LinkedIn and is used for tracking embedded services and ensuring that the SameSite attribute is correct for all cookies in a browser.

gvc

third
party

4 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is set by Dropbox and is used for the 'save to Dropbox' functionality.

t

third
party

2 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is set by Dropbox and is used for the 'save to Dropbox' functionality.

uc_session

third
party

session

This cookie is set by Dropbox and is used for the 'save to Dropbox' functionality. This cookie stores user session IDs.

__Host-ss

third
party

2 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is set by Dropbox and is used for the 'save to Dropbox' functionality.

uniq

third
party

10 years 2 months
17 days 20 hours
8 minutes

This cookie is set by MetaQuotes Ltd and helps identify visitors. It is used for anonymous internal statistics about website use.

_uetsid

third
party

23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by Google Tag Manager and is used to gather analytics on how visitors use a website. This information is used to compile reports and improve our website.

_ga_ZF910PGWRL

third
party

1 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is stored by Google Analytics and is used to store information on how visitors use a website and helps create analytics reports on website usage.

_gat_UA-79634211-1

third
party

1 year

This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to store information on how visitors use a website and helps create analytics reports on website usage in order to throttle the request rate.

_dc_gtm_UA-79634211-1

third
party

1 year

This cookie is set by Google Tag Manager and is used to store information on how visitors use a website and helps create analytics reports on website usage.

prism_649983765

third
party

29 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is set by Active Campaign and is used to store information about how visitors use a website and helps create analytics reports about how the website is used.

_gid

third
party

24 hours

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website (such as number of visitors, pages viewed, and from which pages the users arrived) and helps in creating an analytics report.

site_user_id

first
party

1 year

A unique user identifier that we assign to site visitors to analyze their interaction with the site. It does not store any personal data.

src

first
party

session

This cookie is used to identify the address of the web page, from which our website was visited.

li_fat_id

third
party

30 days

Indirect identifier for Members (Linkedin Users) for conversion tracking, retargeting, analytics set by LinkedIn.

Performance/functionality cookies

Cookie

Type

Duration

Description

why-sumsub-2

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by us to provide a better user experience on our website.

lang

first
party

session

This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user in order to provide content in the user's preferred language when they visit our website.

bcookie

third
party

1 years 11 months
29 days 11 hours
37 minutes

This cookie is set by LinkedIn and is used to enable LinkedIn functionalities on a page.

lidc

third
party

23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by LinkedIn and is used for routing in order to optimize data center selection.

locale

first
party

4 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user in order to provide content in the user's preferred language when they visit our website.

Advertisement cookies

Cookie

Type

Duration

Description

_fbc

third
party

2 months 28 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by Facebook when user arrives at our website from any Ad that our company promote on Facebook, and the destination URL contains the click identifier «fbclid» (Facebook click identificator).

YSC

third
party

session

This cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded Youtube videos.

IDE

third
party

1 years 23 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by Google DoubleClick and is used to store information about how users interact with our website as well as any other advertisements prior to visiting our website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them.

_fbp

third
party

2 months 28 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by Facebook and is used to deliver advertisements on Facebook or digital platforms powered by Facebook after visiting our website.

fr

third
party

2 months 28 days
23 hours 59 minutes

The cookie is set by Facebook and is used to show advertisements relevant to users as well measure and improve advertisements. The cookie also tracks user behavior on sites that have Facebook Pixel or Facebook Social plugins.

bscookie

third
party

1 years 11 months
29 days 11 hours 37 minutes

This cookie is set by LinkedIn and is used to identify users' browser.

personalization_id

third
party

1 years 11 months
28 days 23 hours
59 minutes

This cookie is set by twitter.com and is used to integrate sharing features on Twitter. It also stores information about how visitors use our website for tracking and targeting.

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

third
party

5 months 26 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track embedded Youtube videos.

MUID

third
party

1 years 23 days
23 hours 59 minutes

Used by Microsoft as a unique identifier. The cookie is set by embedded Microsoft scripts. The purpose of this cookie is to synchronize this unique identifier across many different Microsoft domains to enable user tracking.

_rdt_uuid

third
party

2 months 28 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by Reddit and is used for remarketing on reddit.com.

_uetvid

third
party

16 days 5 hours
59 minutes

This is a cookie utilised by Microsoft Bing Ads and is a tracking cookie. It allows us to engage with a user that has previously visited our website. This is a Microsoft cookie.

__ar_v4

third
party

1 year

This cookie is associated with the DoubleClick advertising service from Google. It helps with tracking conversion rates for ads.




Prooface.io cookie table

Necessary cookies

Cookie

Type

Duration

Description

cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress Plugin and is used to store user consent for cookies under the ''Analytics'' category.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress Plugin and is used to store user consent for cookies under the "Functionality" category.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress Plugin and is used for store user consent for cookies under the "Advertisement" category.

viewed_cookie_policy

first
party

11 months 29 days
23 hours 59 minutes

The cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress plugin and is used to store whether or not a user has consented to the use of cookies. It does not store any personal data.

cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary

first
party

11 months

This cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent WordPress plugin and is used to store user consent for the cookies in the "Non Necessary" category.

Analytics cookies

Cookie

Type

Duration

Description

_ga_K97EJ58XT9

third
party

2 years

This cookie is stored by Google Analytics and is used to store information on how visitors use a website and helps create analytics reports on website usage.

_ga

third
party

2 years

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.

__sharethis_cookie_test__

third
party

session

This cookie is set by ShareThis, to test whether the browser accepts cookies.

st_samesite

third
party

session

This cookie is set by ShareThis. It gathers information from users that use the social sharing functionality of the site.

How do I change my cookie settings?

When you first visit our website, you will be notified about options for customizing cookie preferences. You can change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking on the ‘Manage Your Cookies’. Adjust the available sliders to ‘Enabled’ or ‘Disabled’ and then click ‘Browse with selected cookies’.

A variety of tools can be used to control the data collected by cookies. Most web browsers enable you to control cookies through the browser settings. Accordingly, you can limit how websites use cookies and withdraw consent by clearing or blocking cookies.

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If you have any questions about our Cookie Policy, please contact us at [email protected] or [email protected]. Our technical and legal support works 24/7 and will quickly be in touch.

How do we make changes to our Cookie Policy?

Our Cookie Policy may change as our website and services continue to improve and expand. Additionally, our Cookie Policy may change if legal and business conditions impact personal data protection. Our Cookie Policy is available on our website, sumsub.com.

SumSub reserves the right to make amendments to our Cookie Policy at any time and for any reason. Any amendments will be effective immediately upon us posting the updated Cookie Policy on our website. Users of our website waive the right to receive specific notice about such amendments.

You are invited to review this Cookie Policy at any time to stay informed about updates. You will be deemed to have been made aware of and have accepted the amendments in any revised Cookie Policy as a result of your continued use of the Site after the date of publication of such revised Cookie Policy.