What is a cookie?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain websites. Cookies allow a website to, among other things, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or of its equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way the computer is used, can be used to recognise the user.
However, these means only obtain information related to the number of pages visited, the city to which the IP address is assigned from which access was made, the number of new users, the frequency and recurrence of the visits, time of visit, the browser or the operator or type of terminal from which the visit was made. Under no circumstances is data obtained about the name, surname, postal address or other similar data of the user who has logged on.
What types of cookies are there?
Cookies can be own or third party cookies. These cookies are those that are sent to the user’s terminal from a computer or domain managed by the Website’s editor itself, from which the service requested by the user is provided. Third-party cookies are those that are sent to the user’s terminal from a computer or domain which is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
In addition, cookies may be persistent or session. The first kind is types of cookie designed to gather and store data while the user accesses a web page. Persistent cookies are those where the data remains stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the party responsible for the cookie, and that can range from a few minutes to several years.
What are the cookies used by this Website?
This Website uses own cookies, which are intended to identify the user and remember navigation preferences, such as the language in which to display the Website.
This Website uses the following third party cookies: Analysis cookies: These are cookies that are either processed by us or by third parties, which allow us to quantify the number of users and examine their browsing, thus being able to perform the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users. They analyse your browsing on our website in order to improve its contents and provide a better service through it.
The application used is the following: Google Analytics, belonging to Google (https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage).
In addition, this company may use the data they obtain to improve its own services and to offer services to other companies. You can click on the link included in each case for more information on these applications.
How can I manage cookies?
You can allow, block or delete the cookies that have been installed on your computer through the options settings of your browser. You can find information on how to do this, regarding the most common browsers, on the links included below:
- Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
- Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
- Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
We inform you, however, of the possibility of the fact that the deactivation of any cookie may prevent or hinder the browsing or the provision of the services offered on this website.