The service provides a complete list of all cookies set by its website


Service: phpBB
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Changes: 2
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Author: theMagnificient


Your information is collected via two ways. Firstly, by browsing “phpBB.com” will cause the phpBB software to create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter “user-id”) and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter “session-id”), automatically assigned to you by the phpBB software. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within “phpBB.com” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience. We may also create cookies external to the phpBB software whilst browsing “phpBB.com”, though these are outside the scope of this document which is intended to only cover the pages created by the phpBB software. The second way in which we collect your information is by what you submit to us. This can be, and is not limited to: posting as an anonymous user (hereinafter “anonymous posts”), registering on “phpBB.com” (hereinafter “your account”) and posts submitted by you after registration and whilst logged in (hereinafter “your posts”).


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Version 1: 2020-04-11 12:37:04 UTC by theMagnificient

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Previous Analysis: Your information is collected via two ways. Firstly, by browsing “phpBB.com” will cause the phpBB software to create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter “user-id”) and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter “session-id”), automatically assigned to you by the phpBB software. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within “phpBB.com” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience.

Updated Analysis: Your information is collected via two ways. Firstly, by browsing “phpBB.com” will cause the phpBB software to create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter “user-id”) and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter “session-id”), automatically assigned to you by the phpBB software. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within “phpBB.com” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience. We may also create cookies external to the phpBB software whilst browsing “phpBB.com”, though these are outside the scope of this document which is intended to only cover the pages created by the phpBB software. The second way in which we collect your information is by what you submit to us. This can be, and is not limited to: posting as an anonymous user (hereinafter “anonymous posts”), registering on “phpBB.com” (hereinafter “your account”) and posts submitted by you after registration and whilst logged in (hereinafter “your posts”).

Previous Status: No changes recorded

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Version 2: 2020-04-11 12:35:48 UTC by theMagnificient

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Updated Title: The service provides a complete list of all cookies set by its website

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Updated Analysis: Your information is collected via two ways. Firstly, by browsing “phpBB.com” will cause the phpBB software to create a number of cookies, which are small text files that are downloaded on to your computer’s web browser temporary files. The first two cookies just contain a user identifier (hereinafter “user-id”) and an anonymous session identifier (hereinafter “session-id”), automatically assigned to you by the phpBB software. A third cookie will be created once you have browsed topics within “phpBB.com” and is used to store which topics have been read, thereby improving your user experience.

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Updated Status: pending