The purpose of cookies is to provide the user with faster access to the selected services. In addition, cookies customize the services offered, providing Users with information that is or may be of interest, in response to the use they made of the services and with the aim of personalizing and facilitating their navigation as much as possible.
Cookies are only associated with anonymous Users and their computer and do not provide references that may reveal Users’ personal data.
The configuration of each browser can be customized by each user to notify and reject the installation without affecting Users’ ability to access the Contents. However, the performance of the Website may be affected according to the different possible configurations.
General and specific characteristics of Cookies
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or persistent cookies. The first expire when Users close the browser. The second expire when the purpose for which they are used is fulfilled (for example, to allow Users be identified in the Services of the private part of the website) or when they are deleted manually.
Their main functions are:
Anonymous identification of Users (browsers and devices are identified, not people) and therefore the approximate counting of the number of visitors and their trend over time.
Anonymous identification of the most attractive and most visited contents for Users.
Knowing if the Users who are accessing are new or repeat their visit.
Note: the “Cookies” will never be associated with any personal data that may identify Users. These Cookies will only be used for statistical purposes that help optimize the Users’ experience on the website.
What cookies do we use?
Our own cookies
Persistent Cookie. It facilitates navigation through the website and stores the preferences selected by the user while browsing the web portal.
Persistent Cookie. It facilitates navigation through the website and stores the selected preferences (for example, the navigation language) by the user while browsing the web portal.
How to disable Cookies and Web Bugs in the main browsers
It is possible not to accept the Cookies of the browser, or to stop accepting the Cookies of a particular Service.
Modern browsers allow you to change Cookies settings. These settings are found in the “Options” or “Preferences” of each menu in your browser. You can also configure your browser or your e-mail service manager.
The https://i-consentproject.eu/ website offers guidance to Users on the steps to access the cookies’ configuration menu and, where appropriate, on the private browsing in each of the main browsers:
Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings.
For more information, you can check Google support.
Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Customized Settings.
For more information, you can check Mozilla support.
Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Configuration.
For more information, you can consult Microsoft support.
Safari: Preferences -> Security.
For more information, you can check Apple support.