What is a cookie?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to a user’s computer, smartphone or tablet, when accessing certain web pages, to record, store and retrieve information about the browsing activity carried out from said equipment. This allows the website to remember information about your visit, and provide faster access to selected services, and even personalize them and target them to your profile, thus being more useful. Cookies are only associated with an anonymous user and their device, so they do not provide references that allow a user’s personal data to be deduced. Users can change the configuration of their browser so that it notifies and rejects the installation of cookies sent by web pages, without this affecting access to the contents, although the quality of operation of the web page may decrease.
Types of Cookies that exist
According to the entity that manages them:
(a) Own cookies: they are sent to the user’s computer from a computer or domain managed by the publisher itself.
(b) Third-party cookies: they are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
According to the length of time they remain activated:
(a) Session Cookies: designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page; They expire when the user closes the browser.
(b) Persistent cookies: the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie.
According to its purpose:
(a) Technical cookies: they allow the user to navigate and use the different options or services that exist.
(b) Personalization cookies: they allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal.
(c) Analysis cookies: they allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookie is used to measure the activity of websites, applications or platforms and to create browsing profiles of their users, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of usage data made by users of the service.
(d) Advertising cookies: they allow the management of the advertising spaces that the publisher has included.
(e) Behavioral advertising cookies: they store information on the behavior of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on it.
Types of Cookies used by the Provider
The Provider uses the following cookies on this Website:
Cookie Type: Google Analytics – Analysis Cookie
Provider: Google Inc.
Purpose: Google Analytics captures user interactions on the website (time of visit, whether the user has been to the site before, which site has recommended the user to visit the web page in question, IP address, etc.).
Additional information: The Client may disable this type of Cookies at any time by configuring their browser. Your opt-out will not prevent your use of the Services.
How to deactivate or eliminate Cookies, or revoke your consent?
(a) Chrome, from ttp://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
(b) Explorer, from http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
(c) Firefox, from http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/ificar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
(d) Safari, from http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042