WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer’s hard drive when you access certain web pages or applications. Cookies allow, among other things, to collect statistical information, facilitate certain technical functionalities, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits or preferences of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way in which it is used your computer, can be used to recognize the user. Please note that cookies cannot harm your computer and that, in return, when they are activated they help us identify and resolve possible errors.
There are several types of cookies:
Own or third-party cookies: they are our own when the cookies are managed from the terminal or domain of the same publisher. From third parties, when they are not sent by the editor itself, but by another entity.
Session and persistent cookies: in session cookies, the data collected is only collected while the user is browsing the website. In the case of persistent data, the data continues to be stored in the terminal and can be accessed for a certain period of time.
Technical/personalization/analysis/advertising cookies: technical cookies would be those that allow traffic and data communication to be controlled; those of personalization, those that allow users to access according to some of their own characteristics that are collected (browser, language, etc.). The analysis ones collect data on user behavior and allow the creation of a user profile. Finally, advertising companies collect data on the management of advertising spaces.
The regulations state that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the website to function. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. You have the option to configure your cookies easily and quickly in the “configure cookies” section.
REVOKE INSTALLATION OF COOKIES
The user will have the possibility of deciding whether to keep cookies enabled on their computer through the cookie manager enabled for this purpose.
As each browser has different configurations, you should go to the help part of each one to see the specific case. This section mentions the most common ones, however due to updates to the browsers or operating system you are using, this may vary. It is best to always refer to the user manuals of your browser.
Chrome: Go to Menu – Settings (on Mac: Preferences) – Advanced Settings – Privacy – Here you choose whether to configure cookies or delete existing cookies. For more information you can visit help in Chrome.
Internet Explorer: Go to Tools – Internet Options – Privacy – Privacy – Settings – Advanced Options. Configure as desired. For more information you can visit the browser’s own help section.
Firefox: Go to Menu – Preferences – Privacy – Show cookies – Configure as yo prefer. For more information you can visit the browser’s help section
Safari: Safari – Preferences – Privacy – Make the desired settings. For more information you can visit Apple help