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Cookie Policy

Cypress Semiconductor Cookie Policy

  • How Cypress uses Cookies
  • What are Cookies?
  • How does Cypress collect and use other information?
  • How long do Cookies stay on devices?
  • Who puts the Cookies on devices?
  • How do I manage Cookies?
  • Privacy at Cypress
  • Cookie Overview/Details
  1. How Cypress Uses Cookies

    This Policy describes how Cypress, our partners, and our other third parties use Cookies or similar technologies (such as pixel tags, web beacons, clear GIFs, JavaScript, and local storage). We refer to these Cookies and similar technologies simply as “Cookies” throughout this Policy. We also describe what options you may have regarding those Cookies. This Policy covers Cypress’ use of Cookies that may be used in connection with the websites (including mobile websites and apps) owned and controlled by Cypress (the “Sites”).

    In some cases, we may use Cookies to collect information that is defined as Personal Data or that can become Personal Data if we combine it with other information. In such cases, the Cypress Data Privacy Policy will apply in addition to this Cypress Cookie Policy.

    Please note that when we are legally entitled to do so, we may forward Cookie data to Infineon and its subsidiaries. If you would like to know more about how Infineon processes your data, please visit Infineon’s privacy policy.

  2. What are Cookies?

    Cookies are small files, usually consisting of letters and numbers, placed on your computer, tablet, phone, or similar device, when you use that device to visit a Web site.

    Cookies are widely used by website owners to make their websites operate, work more efficiently, and provide analytic information.

    These are the different types of Cookies we and our service providers may use on our Sites:

    • Strictly Necessary Cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of or of certain parts thereof. They either serve the sole purpose of carrying out network transmissions or are strictly necessary in order for us to provide an online service explicitly requested by you.
    • Functionality Cookies. These cookies are used to recognize you when you return to This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). Loss of the information in these cookies may make our services less functional but would not prevent from working.
    • Analytical and performance Cookies. These cookies allow us to carry out web analytics or other forms of audience measuring such as recognizing and counting the number of visitors and seeing how visitors move around This helps us to improve the way works, for example, by ensuring that users are easily finding what they are looking for.
    • Advertising/Targeting Cookies. These cookies record your visit to and/or your use of the services, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
  3. How does Cypress Collect and Use Other Information?

    We and our service providers may use Cookies for a variety of purposes, including to:

    • Help us and third parties obtain information about your visits to the Sites;
    • Process your orders;
    • Analyze your visiting patterns to improve our Sites;
    • Deliver advertising, communications, social features, and content from us and third parties, on our Sites and those of third parties, specific to your interests;
    • Remember your language and other preferences;
    • Help you obtain information you are looking for;
    • Provide a safe and secure service for online transactions;
    • Measure how many people use our Sites, and how they use them, to keep our Sites running efficiently and to better understand our Sites’ audiences.
    • If you register on one of our Sites (e.g. Cypress Community) or otherwise provide us with your personal information, we may associate that information with other information we collect from or about you or that you provide, information regarding your use of our Sites, or information we receive from or about you from third parties. We will use this combined data for marketing and analytics purposes.
  4. How long do Cookies stay on devices?

    Some of our Cookies operate from the time you visit a Cypress service to the end of that particular web-browsing session. These Cookies expire and are automatically deleted when you close your internet browser. These Cookies are called “session” Cookies.

    Some Cookies will stay on your device between browsing sessions. They do not expire when you close your browser. These Cookies are called “persistent” cookies. The length of time a persistent cookie stays on your device varies from cookie to cookie. We and others use persistent Cookies for a variety of purposes, such as to store your preferences so that they are available for the next visit, and to keep a more accurate account of how often you visit our Sites, how often you return, how your use of the Sites may vary over time and the effectiveness of advertising efforts. For more information regarding the lifespan of persistent cookies please review our detailed cookie table in section 8 below.

  5. Who puts the Cookies on devices?

    Cookies may be placed on your device by Cypress as the site operator. These cookies are called “first-party” cookies. Some Cookies may be placed on your device by a party other than Cypress. These Cookies are called “third party” Cookies. For example, a Cypress partner may place a third-party cookie to enable online chat services. For more information regarding the cookie operator please review our detailed cookie table in section 8.

  6. How do I Manage Cookies?

    you can manage your cookie settings for this website according to your preferences.

    You can generally adjust your browser to inform you of cookies being set and permit this on a case-by-case basis only, permit the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or generally exclude it, as well as automatically delete cookies when you close the browser. Deactivating cookies may restrict the functionality of this website.

  7. Privacy at Cypress

    Cypress is committed to privacy. For more information about Cypress’ approach to privacy see our Cypress Data Privacy Policy or contact our Privacy Team at

  8. Cookie Overview/Details

    Strictly Necessary and Functionality Cookies

    Name Host Lifespan
    ak_bmsc 2 hours
    AKA_A2 1 hour from set/update
    bm_sv 3 hours
    Bm_mi Session
    ctools-collapsible-state session
    Drupal.tableDrag.showWeight session
    DrupalModuleFilter session
    has_js session
    JSESSIONID session
    nr_zd_logged_in 1 day
    SimpleSAMLAuthToken session
    SimpleSAMLSessionID session
    SjSE session
    psg-save session
    __Atuvc 2 years
    __atuvs 30 min
    Cookie-agreed-categories 100 days
    Cookie-agreed-version 100 days
    SSESS* Session
    SESS* Session
    drupalauth4ssp Session
    OPTIN 13 month
    OPTOUT 13 month
    ELQCOUNTRY Session

    Performance and Marketing/Targeting Cookies

    Name Host Lifespan
    __unam 2 years
    _ga 2 years
    _gat 1 min
    _gid 1 day
    _hjid 1 year
    _hjMinimizedPolls 1 year
    _hjTLDTest Session
    _hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress 45 min
    _hjFirstSeen 30 min
    _hjIncludedInPageviewSample 18 min
    _hjIncludedInSessionSample 18 min
    RT 1 year
    ELOQUA 13 month
    ELQSTATUS 13 month
    eloquaReferrerUrl 2.5 hours
    __ar_v4 6 years
    ei_client_id 2 years
    _biz_uid 1 year
    _gali 30 sec