What are cookies and what do we use them for?
A cookie or computer cookie is a small information file that is stored in your browser every time you visit our website.
A cookie is harmless, does not contain malicious or malicious code (e.g. viruses, Trojans, worms, etc.) that may damage your terminal (computer, Smartphone, tablet, etc.), but it does have some impact on your right to protection of your data, because it collects certain information concerning your person (browsing habits, identity, preferences, etc.).
What information does a cookie keep?
Cookies do not usually collect special categories of personal data (sensitive data). The data they keep are of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of contents, etc.
What kind of cookies are there?
In general, there are five types of cookies:
Technical cookies: these are the most basic cookies. They allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist in it, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access parts of restricted access, remember the elements that make up an order, make the purchase process of an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during navigation, store content for the dissemination of videos or sound or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: those that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, the regional configuration from where you access the service, etc.
Cookies analysis: are those that allow the person responsible for them, monitoring and analyzing the behavior of users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of navigation profiles of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements in function of the analysis of the data of use made by the users of the service.
Advertising cookies: are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, if applicable, the person responsible has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided based on criteria such as the content edited or the frequency in which the ads are displayed.
Behavioral advertising cookies: are those that allow the management, I the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the person responsible has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies 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.
What are own and third party cookies?
Own Cookies: own cookies are those that are generated and managed by the responsible person who provides the service requested by the user.
Third party cookies: those that are generated by other entities than the responsible party itself (services or external suppliers, such as Google).
What kind of cookies does our website keep?
Next, we proceed to relate the type of cookies stored on our website and the purpose of them:
Type of cookie
When and how is it saved
Social network plug-in
Allow the user to share content with members of a certain social network. Owner: Social network that puts the cookie (Twitter Inc., Facebook Inc., …)
When there is a plugin or share button in a social network
What can I do with cookies?
Cookies can be deleted, accepted or blocked, as you wish, for this you should only conveniently configure the web browser.
At any time, you can prevent the installation of cookies (blocking) on your computer through the corresponding option of your browser, but in that case we can’t ensure the proper functioning of the different features of our website.
Next, we provide you the links for managing and blocking cookies depending on the browser you use:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
You can also delete the cookies you have stored in your browser by going to the configuration options of it.