Cookies allow the operation of websites and offer services expected by the user who accesses the website, such as browsing web pages or accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, websites cannot function properly.
In any case, web servers of any type automatically detect the IP address and the name of the network used by the user. All this information is registered in an activity file of the server that allows the subsequent processing of the data in order to obtain statistical measurements that allow us to know the number of page impressions, the number of visits made to web services, etc…
1. What's a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit any website. Its usefulness is the browser be able to remember your visit when you browse this site again. Cookies usually store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The objective of a cookie is to adapt the content of the website to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any website would be significantly reduced.
A Cookie is not a virus, nor a Trojan, nor a worm, nor spam, nor spyware, nor does it open pop-up windows.
2. What are cookies used for?
None of the cookies used on this website collect personally identifiable information about you.
- Maintain user preferences. If the browser allows you to view the website in large font or without images for better accessibility, then a cookie is set so that this preference remains on all pages and when you visit the website again in the future.
- To enable certain functions and help navigate efficiently.
3. Types of cookies
Depending on who is the entity that manages the domain from which cookies are sent and the data obtained is processed, two main types can be distinguished: own cookies and third-party cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the period of time that it remain stored in the client’s browser, which may be session Cookies or persistent Cookies.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed.
Technical cookies, personalization cookies, analysis cookies, advertising cookies and behavioral advertising cookies.
4. Cookies used on this website
The cookies that are being used on this website are identified below as well as their type and function in order to inform you as accurately as possible.
- Own cookies:
These are session cookies, which remain in the cookie file of your browser after you have visited this website. These cookies help us identify you when you visit this website again..
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Technical analysis cookies set by Google Analytics to track the use of this website. These cookies are not set if you disconnect cookies for this website.
- Cookies set by third parties:
This website uses the following third-party cookies: Google, Bing, Facebook, Instagram and Google maps.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service developed by Google, and Bing SEO Analyzer, a web analytics service developed by Microsoft, which allow the measurement and analysis of navigation on websites. In your browser you can see cookies from these services. According to the previous typology, these are third-party, session and analysis cookies.
Through web analytics, information is obtained regarding the number of users who access the web, the number of page views, the frequency and repetition of visits, their duration, the browser used, the operator that provides the service, the language, the terminal you use and the city to which your IP address is assigned. Information that enables a better and more appropriate service from this website.
To ensure anonymity, Google and Microsoft will make your information anonymous by truncating the IP address before storing it, so their Analytics services are not used to locate or request personally identifiable information from web visitors. These services may only send the information collected by -Analytics- to third parties who are legally bound. In accordance with the conditions of provision of their services, Google or Microsoft will not associate your IP address with any other data kept by them.
Google and Microsoft store the data on servers in the United States and undertake not to share it with third parties, except in cases where it’s necessary for the operation of the system or when the law requires it to do so.
Google Inc and Microsoft Corporation are companies adhered to the Safe Harbor Agreement that guarantees all transferred data will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations.
When you visit a website with integrated content from any of these services, you may be exposed to cookies from these services.
5. How to control or delete cookies
Cookies are not used to collect personally identifiable information about you. If you want to restrict or block all the cookies that we have established or from other websites, you can do it through the configuration options of your browser.
The Help function of your browser will explain how to do it.
There you will find details on how to delete cookies from your computer (including those on this visit) as well as more general information on cookies. To do this in the browser of your mobile device, you will need to consult its manual.
6. Important Additional Notes
Web browsers are responsible for storing cookies and from them your right to delete or deactivate them will be exercised. Neither this site nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect manipulation of cookies by you in the different existing browsers.
You should know that in almost all cases it’s necessary to install cookies so the browser does not forget your decision not to accept them.