A cookie is small text fragment that websites send to the web browser and it is stored in the user’s device (computer or mobile device). Those files have the objective to store data that will be updated or recovered per entity responsible of its installation. Therefore, every time the user enters the website, the web browser recovers the stored data and sends it to the server of the web page. Cookies have different functions in which they are included, the recollection of information about user preference, to ease the use of the web page to the user making it easier for the user to personalize its content.
Cookies can be classified using different parameters:
1.-Ownership: own cookies and third party cookies: depending on who is the owner of the domain from which cookies are sent and manage of the obtained data.
2.-Duration: permanent cookies and session cookies: according to the duration the data is stored in the user’s device
3.-Objective: technical cookies, personalisation cookies, analysing cookies, ad cookies, ad behavioural cookies: according to the objective which the obtained data is managed.
Technical Cookies: Those who allow the user the surfing around the web page or app and the usage of different options or services which exist in it. For example, traffic control and data communication, identify the session or access restricted web parts.
Personalisation Cookies: Those who allow the user access to the service and some characteristics of general character predefined in its terminal or that specified by the user. For example, language, the type of web browser through which the service is accessed or the content design chosen.
Analysing Cookies: Those that are managed by ourselves or by a third party, that allows us quantify the number of users and allow us to perform a statistical analysis of the usage done by users of the offered service. The browsing is analysed in order to improve the product offer or service offer.
Ad Cookies: Those that allow the management, in the most efficient way, of ads, that the editor has included in the webpage, app or platform from which the service is offered.
Ad Behavioural Cookies: Those that allow the management of ads included in the web page, app or platform from which the service is offered. Those cookies store information relative to user’s behaviour obtained from its browsing habits which allows creating a specific profile which will cater the user ad needs.
Cookies used in our Website
Our website uses own cookies, which are sent to your computer and managed exclusively by ourselves for a better performance and it also uses third party cookies, which are used for the interaction between us and our client
It also uses temporal session cookies and permanent cookies. Session cookies are stored only when the user accesses our web page and permanent cookies store the data in the device in order to be accessed and used in more than a session
To be exact the cookies used in our website are:
Cookies used in our website are those of technical character, fundamental for the well working of our website and those related with the consent for cookie use.
Third Party Cookies:
Google Analytics: Cookies owned by Google Inc. Their objective is to help the webpage to analyse statistical data about its use (web visits, most viewed webpages…)
Modification of Cookie Configuration:
User may restrict, block or delete cookies from any web page using its browser. In every browser the mechanism is different, the following links show how to do it:
Last Update: June 14th 2016