What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of information created by the Website that is visited and which stores information on the user’s computer to provide access to the various functions.
The following types of cookies are used on the Website:
- Depending on the entity that manages them:
- Own: Those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor himself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party: Those sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher itself, but by another entity that handles the data obtained through cookies.
- Depending on the time period they remain active:
- Session cookies: These are a type of cookie designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They expire once the user leaves the website.
- Persistent cookies: These are a type of cookie in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period of time defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to a few years.
- Depending on their purpose:
- Technical cookies: They allow the user to navigate through the website and use its different options or services.
- Analysis Cookies: They allow the number of users and their connection time to be quantified and thus enable the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made of the services offered in order to improve the offer made to users .
- Behavioral advertising cookies: These cookies store information about the behavior of users, which has been obtained through the observation and continuous monitoring of their browsing habits.