1. What are cookies?
Likewise, the Web will be able to know all the services requested by users, from way that they can provide or offer information appropriate to the tastes and preferences of each user.
2. What types of cookies are there?
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into:
- “Session cookies“: The first ones expire when the user closes the browser.
- “Persistent cookies“. The second ones expire depending on when they fulfill the purpose for which they serve (for example, for the user to keep identified in the Services) or when they are deleted manually
Additionally, depending on its Objective, Cookies can be classified in the following way:
- Performance Cookies: This type of Cookie remembers your preferences for the tools that are in the services, so you do not have to reconfigure the service each time you visit. As an example, This typology includes: -Volume settings of video or sound players. -Video transmission speeds that are compatible with your browser
- Geo-location cookies: These cookies are used to find out in what country you are in when a service is requested. This Cookie is totally anonymous, and is only used to help guide the content to your Location.
- Registration cookies: Registration cookies are generated once the user has registered or subsequently opened his session, and they are used to identify you in the services with the following objectives: -Keep the user identified so that, if he closes a service, the browser or the computer and at another time or another day re-enter that service, it will continue to be identified, facilitating thus its navigation without having to be identified again. This functionality can be deleted if the user presses the functionality “Log out”, so that this Cookie is deleted and the next Once you enter the service, the user will have to log in to be identified. -Check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest.
- Analytical Cookies: Each time a User visits a service, a tool from an external provider generates an analytic cookie in the user’s computer. This Cookie that is only generated during the visit, will serve in Next visits to the Web Services to identify the visitor anonymously. The main objectives that are pursued are: -Allowing anonymous identification of users navigating through the ‘Cookie’ (identifies browsers and devices, not people) and therefore counting the approximate number of visitors and their tendency in the timeline. -Identifying anonymously the most visited contents and therefore being more attractive to users. -Knowing if the user that is accessing is new or repeats visit. -Important: Unless the user decides to register in a service of the Web, the ‘Cookie’ will never be associated with any personal data that can identify you. Said Cookies will only be used for statistical purposes that help to optimize the experience of the Users in the page.
- Behavioral advertising cookies: This type of ‘Cookies’ allow to expand the information of the ads shown to each anonymous user in Web Services. Among others, the duration or frequency of display of advertising positions, the interaction with them, or the navigation patterns and / or user compartments as they help shaping a profile of advertising interest. In this way, they allow us to offer advertising related to the interests of the user.
- Third-party advertising cookies: In addition to the advertising managed by the Web in its Services, the Web offers its advertisers the option to serve Advertisements through third parties (‘Ad Servers’). In this way, these third parties can store Cookies sent from the Web Services from the browsers of the Users, as well as access to the data that they are saved in them.
3. What kind of cookies do we use?
4. How to disable Cookies?
It is usually possible to stop accepting browser cookies or stop accept the Cookies of a particular Service. All modern browsers allow you to change the Cookies settings. These settings are usually found in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser You can also configure your browser or your email manager, as well as installing free add-ons to prevent them from downloading Web Bugs when opening an email.
The Web offers guidance to the User on the steps to access the menu of configuration of cookies and, where appropriate, private browsing in each of the main browsers:
- Internet Explorer: Tools – Internet options – Privacy – Configuration. For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or Help from browser.
- Firefox: Tools – Options – Privacy – History – Custom settings.
- Chrome: Settings – Show advanced options – Privacy – Content configuration.
- Safari: Preferences – Security. For more information, you can check Apple support or Help from browser.
5. Can modifications of the Cookies Policy be produced?
The Website may modify this Cookies Policy depending on legislative or regulatory requirements, or with the purpose of adapting said policy to the instructions issued by the Spanish Agency for Data Protection, which is why Advises users to visit it periodically. When there are significant changes in this Cookies Policy, it will be communicated to users either through the web or via email to Registered users.