WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your equipment, they can be used to recognize the user. Cookies are only associated with an anonymous user and their computer or device and do not provide references that allow us to know their personal data.
COOKIES AFFECTED BY THE REGULATIONS AND EXEMPT COOKIES
According to the EU directive, the cookies that require informed consent from the user are analytical cookies and advertising and affiliation cookies, with the exception of those of a technical nature and those necessary for the operation of the website or the provision of services expressly requested by the user.
TYPES OF COOKIES
a) Depending on the entity that manages them, there are own Cookies (those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided) and third-party Cookies ( those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies).
b) Depending on the time they remain active, there are session ones (designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page) and persistent ones (in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie – it can range from a few minutes to several years).
c) Depending on the purpose for which they process the information they collect, they may be:
- Technical cookies (necessary for the use of the website and the provision of the contracted service),
- Personalization cookies (which allow the user to access the service with predefined characteristics, such as language, browser type, regional configuration, etc.)
- Analysis cookies (collect information on the use of the website),
- Advertising cookies (collect information about users’ personal preferences and choices),
- Affiliate cookies (allow you to track visits from other websites, with which the website establishes an affiliation contract).
TYPES OF COOKIES USED BY THIS WEBSITE
The cookies used on our website are session and third-party cookies, and allow us to store and access information related to the language, the type of browser used, and other general characteristics predefined by the user, as well as follow and analyze the activity carried out. carried out to improve and provide our services more efficiently. The cookies used are, in any case, temporary (one week) with the sole purpose of making navigation more efficient. In no case do these cookies provide personal data by themselves and are not used to collect them, which is why they are exempt from express consent on the part of the user, but not from the duty of transparency and information on the part of the user. of the web.
When accessing our website, you are informed that if you continue browsing, various third-party cookies (Google Tag Manager) will be installed, thus consenting to the installation of certain cookies that will have the sole purpose of recording access to our website for statistics purposes. anonymous information about visits, always collecting information anonymously. You do not have to accept the installation of these cookies, you can still browse our entire website.
At any time you can access your browser settings by accepting or rejecting all cookies, or select those whose installation you support and which you do not, following one of the following procedures, which depends on the browser you use:
Google Chrome (in the Tools Menu):
Settings > Show advanced options > Privacy (Content Settings) > Cookies:
Microsoft Internet Explorer (in the Tools Menu):
Internet Options > Privacy > Advanced:
Options > Privacy > Cookies:
Safari, iPad and iPhone:
Preferences > Privacy:
Settings > Options > Advanced > Cookies
These browsers are subject to updates or modifications, so we cannot guarantee that they will completely adjust to the version of your browser. You may also use another browser not included in these links such as Konqueror , Arora , Flock, etc. To avoid these imbalances, you can access it directly from your browser options, generally in the “Options” menu in the “Privacy” section. (Please consult your browser’s help for more information.)
Deactivation/activation and deletion of cookies
To restrict or block cookies, it is done through the browser settings.
If you do not want websites to place any cookies on your computer, you can adjust your browser settings so that you are notified before any cookies are placed. Likewise, you can adapt the settings so that the browser rejects all cookies, or only third-party cookies. You can also delete any cookies that are already on your computer. Please note that you will have to adapt the settings separately for each browser and device you use.
Please note that if you do not wish to receive cookies, we will no longer be able to ensure that our website functions properly. Some site functions may be lost and you may no longer be able to view certain web content.
Each browser has a different method to adapt the settings. If necessary, consult the browser’s help function to configure the correct settings.
To disable cookies on your mobile phone, consult the device manual for more information.
You can obtain more information about cookies on the Internet, http://www.aboutcookies.org/ .