A cookie is a text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device via a web server and only that server will be able to retrieve or read the contents of the cookie and allow the website to remember browser preferences and navigate efficiently . Cookies make the interaction between the user and the Web site quickly and easily.
How Cookies Work?
Cookies can only store text, usually it is always anonymous and encrypted. No personal information is stored in a cookie, nor be associated with an identified or identifiable individual.
The data allow this Website may keep your information between the pages, and also to analyze how you interact with the website. Cookies are safe and can store only the information that is put there by the browser, which is information that the user entered in the browser or included in the page request. You can not run the code and can not be used to access your computer. If a site encrypts cookie data, only the site can read the information.
What kinds of cookies we use?
The cookies used by this website can be distinguished by the following criteria:
1. Types of cookies as the entity that manages:
Depending on who is the entity that manages the computer or domain from which cookies are sent and treat the data obtained, we can distinguish:
Cookies themselves: They are 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 Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a machine or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that treats information obtained through cookies.
In the event that the cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself but the information collected by these is managed by a third party can not be considered as their own cookies.
2. Types of cookies as the period of time that are enabled:
According to the timeline that are enabled in the terminal equipment can be distinguished:
Session Cookies: These cookies are a type designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. Are usually used to store information only interested in preserving for the service requested by the user at any one time (eg a list of purchased products).
Persistent Cookies: Cookies are a type in which the data are still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and treated for a defined by the charge of the cookie, and can range from a few minutes to several year period.
3. Types of cookies by purpose:
According to the purpose for which the data collected through the cookies are addressed, we can distinguish between:
Techniques Cookies: These are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and use of the various options or services it exist as, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify session, access to restricted parts, remember the elements of an order, make the buying process an order, make an application for registration or participation in an event, use the security features while browsing store content for dissemination sound or video or share content via social networks.
Customization Cookies: These are those that allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics based on a predefined set of criteria in the user terminal such as would be the language, the type of browser through which you access the service the locale from which you access the service, etc.
Cookies analysis: are those that allow the responsible therefor, monitoring and analyzing the behavior of users of the web sites you are linked. The information collected by these cookies is used for measuring the activity of web sites and application or platform for the profiling of user navigation of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to make improvements in based on analysis of usage data that the users of the service.
Management Tool Cookies
This website uses Google Analytics.
Google Analytics is a free web analytics tool from Google that primarily allows website owners know how users interact with your website. Also enable cookies in the domain of the site where you find and use a set of cookies called “__utma” and “__utmz” to collect information anonymously and report on trends websites without identifying individual users.
How to manage cookies on your computer: Disabling and deleting cookies
All browsers allow you to limit the performance of a cookie or disable cookies in your settings or browser options. The steps for doing so are different for each browser, you can find instructions in the help menu of your browser.