Cookie Policy for DNSlytics

The website dnslytics.com (hereafter referred to as the “Website”) utilizes cookies to gather information about your usage of the Website. We have established this Cookie Policy to offer you transparent and explicit details about the cookies employed on this Website, as well as your options regarding these cookies.

The Cookie Policy was last amended on April 16, 2024.


If you choose to use the Website without blocking or disabling cookies, you will indicate your consent to our use of these cookies. If you do not consent to the use of these cookies, please be sure to block or disable them using your browser settings or the opt-out links identified in this Cookie Policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are transferred from our Website, managed through your web browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide general usage information to the owners or partners of a website.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to block and delete cookies, please visit www.aboutcookies.org.

On this Website, we differentiate between three types of cookies: functional cookies, non-functional cookies and targeting cookies.

Functional cookies

We need these cookies so that our Website works properly. For example, these cookies allow you to access secure areas of our website or to navigate after having signed in.

Name Set By Purpose
cookies_enabled DNSlytics This cookie detects whether the user accepted the Cookie Policy of our Website and therefore it is not necessary to show the accept message.
dnslaccess, dnslrefresh DNSlytics These cookies are used to check if the user is authenticated and contains the encrypted data to identify the user on each page load. This cookie is destroyed when the user logoffs.
cf_clearance Cloudflare In order to protect our Website from security threats such as hackers and to boost its performance, we route our Website through CloudFlare. For more details, visit www.cloudflare.com/security-policy.

Non-functional cookies

The following cookies are not strictly necessary, but are required to provide you with the best user experience and also to tell us which pages you find most interesting (anonymously).

Name Set By Purpose
_ga, _gat, _gid Google Analytics These cookies, using a service provided by Google Analytics, allow us to recognise and count our visitors and to see how visitors move around the Website. This helps us to improve the way the Website works. For more details, visit www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/. You can opt-out of Google Analytics by installing the following Add-on here tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/. We have taken extra steps to protect your privacy: (1) we have a so called Data Processing Agreement with Google to track how visitors use our website. (2) the information collected is made anonymous by masking the last three digits (octet) of visitor’s IP address. (3) all information sent to Google Analytics is encrypted. (4) we do not share the information with Google nor others. Google itself is NOT allowed to use this information for Google’s products and services

Targeting cookies

These cookies are used to tailor marketing to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. Some of our advertising partners may use cookies or other targeting techniques on our Website. Our advertising partners includes but are not limited to Google Adsense, Clickbank, Chitika and Amazon.

Google uses cookies to serve ads on the Website. Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it to serve ads to you based on your visit to the Website and other sites on the Internet. You may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google ad preference page www.google.com/ads/preferences/. For more details, visit www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/partners/.

To opt-out our other advertisement partners you can visit www.aboutads.info/choices/ and www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices.