A cookie is a file that is downloaded to a user’s device (computer, tablet, smartphone) upon accessing a website in order to register, store, retrieve, update or save data and information regarding the browsing carried out on this device. Cookies allow the person in charge of the website to know and record users’ preferences when they browse the website and to personalise the services offered based on these preferences.
Types of Cookies
Among other classifications, cookies can be classified according to the entity that manages them (first or third-party), the period of time they remain active (session or ongoing) or their purpose (technical, personalisation, analysis or advertising, among others).
The cookies used on this website are, in any case, temporary, with the sole purpose of making subsequent transmission more efficient, and they are only associated with the anonymous User and his/her computer. Under no circumstances will cookies be used to collect personal information.
|Types of cookies||Purpose|
|Session cookies:||These are temporary cookies that are not stored on the User’s device, they disappear when the session ends. Information obtained through these cookies is used to analyse traffic patterns on the website and provide the services we offer through it.|
|Cookie name: _ga:||Used to distinguish between users, with a duration of 2 years.|
|Cookie name: _gid:||Used to distinguish between users, with a duration of 24 years.|
|Cookie name: _gat:||Used to limit the percentage of requests, with a duration of 10 minutes.|
From the browser settings, the User can select which cookies he/she accepts and which he/she rejects.
The User must take into account that if he/she disables cookies, this could cause problems in accessing and browsing the Website.
Manage and block Cookies
The User can configure his/her computer browser in accordance with his/her personal needs, so that it can warn of reception of cookies and prevent their installation on the hard drive.
If you want to remove cookies that are already on your device, you can do this from your browser. You can find out how to do this by going to the help menu of your browser, where removal steps are detailed. For more information:
- Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
- Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
- Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-web
- Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
The User can find more information on how cookies work, as well as how to remove them, using the following links:
Furthermore, if you do not want to be traced by Google Analytics through all web pages, go to the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout