What are cookies?
They are small text files and numbers that are downloaded and installed on your computer or on your mobile or tablet through your browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari…) or through a Flash application.
Cookies allow websites to “remember” you, either during one visit or over several visits, and store information about your preferences to offer you a personalised, easier and faster experience. Only the server that installed the cookie will be able to read its content, which is anonymous.
Although they are installed on your hard drive, as they are only text or numbers, they are not capable of accessing personal information on your computer, nor of transmitting viruses, they only track your browsing on a website.
Below, we explain what cookies are according to their function:
|SESSION COOKIES||These are cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website. They are usually used to store information that only needs to be kept for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion.|
|PERSISTENT COOKIES||These are a type of cookie in which the data remains stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the party responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.|
|COOKIES DEPENDING ON THE ENTITY THAT MANAGES THEM|
|OWN COOKIES||These are those created by the person responsible for the website.|
|THIRD-PARTY COOKIES||They are those created and managed by other entities, such as advertising, personalisation or analysis service providers, these third parties may report anonymous data to us.|
|COOKIES BY PURPOSE|
|TECHNICAL COOKIES||These are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist on it, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access restricted areas, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the purchase process of an order, make the application for registration or participation in an event, use security features while browsing, store content for the broadcasting of videos or sound or share content through social networks.|
|CUSTOMISATION COOKIES||These allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined according to a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as the language, the type of browser used to access the service, the regional configuration from which the service is accessed, etc.|
|ANALYTICAL COOKIES||These cookies allow the party responsible for them to monitor and analyse the behaviour of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of browsing profiles of the users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the data on the use made by the users of the service.|
|ADVERTISING COOKIES||These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the publisher has included on a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided, based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency at which the advertisements are shown.|
|BEHAVIOURAL ADVERTISING COOKIES||These cookies allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the publisher has included on a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on user behaviour obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows a specific profile to be developed in order to display advertising based on the same.|
Below, we define the functions and type of cookies we use and their purpose:
|viewed_cookie_policy||It registers the user’s consent to accept cookies.||1 year|
|Third Party Analytics|
|The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of browsing profiles of the users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the data on the use made by the users of the service.|
|_utma||Records the date of the first and last time the user visited the website.||2 years|
|_utmb||Calculates the length of a user’s visit by storing the time they entered the page.||30 minutes|
|_utmc||Calculates how long a user’s visit lasts by storing the time they leave the page.||Expires with the session|
|_utmz||Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked, what keywords were used and from where in the world the page was accessed.||6 months|
|_utmt||Determines the type of request made on the website||Expires with the session|
In order for us to install cookies on your computer we must have your consent and this can be expressly requested or, once informed, if you decide to continue with your visit to our website we will consider that you give us permission.
Revocation of consent:
If you later decide to revoke consent you only have to click on the residual cookies button, go to more information and configure your browser to reject cookies and you must also delete the history to delete those already installed.
If for any reason you decide that you do not want cookies to be installed on your computer, we are obliged to inform you how to do this and you must configure your browser to do so. Below, we provide you with the links to configure cookies in the main browsers.
Deactivation of cookies.
Below, we provide you with links to the information necessary to deactivate cookies in the most used browsers:
You can apply the extension “Ghostery” to your browser and block individually those cookies, plugins and widgets that do not interest you.
In any case, we recommend that you systematically clean your browsing history and cookies from your computer.
Third-party cookies may be modified, implemented or deleted by the third parties themselves without their notifying us, so we cannot be held responsible for ensuring that the information is perfectly up-to-date at all times in accordance with the law. However, in order to offer you a better information service, we have linked the cookie and privacy policies of these third parties so that you can consult them at any time in their most up-to-date version, and we will periodically review them to update our texts.
The cookies policy may be modified by the owner of the domain so we recommend reading it with each entry to the Web.