What is a cookie?
A cookie is a harmless file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment.
Thus, there are cookies that obtain information related to the number of pages visited, the city to which the IP address from which it is accessed is assigned, the number of new users, the frequency and recurrence of visits, the time of visit, the browser, the operator or the type of terminal from which the visit is made.
What is not a cookie?
It is not a virus, not a Trojan, not a worm, not spam, not spyware, nor does it open pop-up windows.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs, official documents, personal information, etc. The data they keep is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person but with your web browser. In fact, if you regularly browse with Chrome and try to browse the same website with Firefox or another browser, you will see that the website does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
What happens if I disable cookies?
In order for you to understand the scope of disabling cookies, we show you some examples:
• You will not be able to share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
• The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences
• You will not be able to access the personal area of the web, such as My account, or My profile.
• It will not be possible to customize your geographical preferences such as time zone, or language.
• The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and traffic on the web, which will make it difficult for the web to be competitive.
• You will not be able to write on the blog, not to post comments, to rate or rate content. The web will also not be able to know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
What types of cookies are there?
Types of cookies according to the entity that manages the equipment or domain from where the cookies are sent and treats the data obtained, we can distinguish:
• Essential cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
• Third-party cookies: These are those that 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.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor himself but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
Third party cookies
What types of cookies are used on this website?
By accessing this website we inform you that if you continue browsing, various own cookies will be installed.
The data they keep is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc. The web server does not associate you as a person but rather with your web browser.
This website uses its own and third-party cookies to ensure that you have a better browsing experience and to obtain statistics on our users.
As a user, you can reject the treatment of data or information by blocking these cookies through the appropriate configuration of your browser.
You can change the configuration of your browser to be notified of the receipt of cookies on your device or disable if you wish the ability to store said cookies on your device.
The following table is included below, solely as an example, with identification of the most relevant cookies used on this website, as well as whether they are own or third-party (and identification of the third party contracted or whose services they have decided to use) and their purpose
Purpose: Statistical reports on website traffic, its total audience and the audience in a specific advertising campaign.
How are cookies managed?
Since cookies are normal text files, they can be explored with most text editors or word processing programs. You can click on a cookie to open it.
Below is a list of links on how to view cookies in different browsers. If you use another browser, check the information about cookies in the browser itself. If you use a mobile phone, see the device manual for more information.
Internet Explorer 8-10
• Web browsers are the tools in charge of storing cookies and from this place you must exercise your right to eliminate or deactivate them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by the aforementioned browsers.
• In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget your decision not to accept them.
• In the case of Google Analytics cookies, this company stores cookies on servers located in the United States and undertakes not to share them with third parties, except in cases where it is necessary for the operation of the system or when required by law. for this purpose. According to Google, it does not save your IP address. Google Inc. is a company adhered to the Safe Harbor Agreement that guarantees that all transferred data will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations.
Review my cookie preferences on this site
Again, we remind you that you can always review your preferences on the acceptance, or not, of cookies on this website the next time the acceptance message appears, deleting them in your browser or simply not continuing with the navigation.