1.- What are cookies?
Cookies are files or files that are downloaded to the user's computer / smartphone / tablet when accessing certain web pages and applications that allow the storage of user browsing preferences, making the interaction between the user and the website faster. and easy.
The information collected by cookies is anonymous and does not contain any sensitive information as they do not collect data that can personally identify the user. In any case, the user may access the settings of your browser to modify and / or block the installation of cookies sent from the website, without this preventing access to the contents.
Cookies allow you to recognize a user's browser, as well as the type of device from which the website is accessed, and are used to facilitate the user's next visit and make the website more useful.
3.- Types of cookies used on the website
The website uses the following types of cookies, although a cookie can be included in more than one category:
Necessary cookies: These cookies allow the website to work properly so they are essential for the user to use all the options of the website and can browse and use the functions of the same normally.
Statistical cookies: These are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookie is used in measuring the activity of websites, applications or platforms and for the preparation of browsing profiles of users of such sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements in function of the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service. The main objectives pursued with this type of cookie are:
Allow the anonymous identification of browsing users and therefore the approximate accounting of the number of visitors.
Identify the most visited contents anonymously
Know if the user who is accessing is new or repeats visit.
The cookies used on the website are detailed below:
Cookie TYPE Holder Duration Purpose
mycookieconsent NECESSARY PSF 1 year Stores the user's cookie consent status for the current domain
_ga STATISTICS Google 2 years Registers a unique identification that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website.
_gat STATISTICS Google 1 day Used by Google Analytics to control the request rate
_gid STATISTICS Google 1 day Registers a unique identification that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website.
4.- How to disable cookies?
All browsers allow changes to be made to disable cookie settings. This is the reason why most browsers offer the possibility of managing cookies, to obtain more precise control over privacy.
These settings are located in the "options" or "preferences" of your browser menu.
Below, you can find the links for each browser to disable cookies by following the instructions:
Internet Explorer (https://goo.gl/iU2wh2)
In the tools menu, select "Internet Options."
Click on the privacy tab.
You can configure privacy with a cursor with six positions that allows you to control the amount of cookies that will be installed: Block all cookies, High, Medium High, Medium (default level), Low and Accept all cookies.
Mozilla Firefox (http://goo.gl/QXWYmv)
At the top of the Firefox window click on the Tools menu.
Select the Privacy panel.
In the Firefox option you can choose Use a custom configuration for the history of to configure the options.
Google Chrome (http://goo.gl/fQnkSB)
Click on the menu located on the toolbar.
Click on Show advanced options.
In the "Privacy" selection, click on the Content Settings button.
In the Cookies selection, you can configure the options.
Safari (https://goo.gl/PcjEm3; https://goo.gl/dQywEo)
In the configuration menu select the "Preferences" option.
Open the privacy tab.
Select the option you want from the "block cookies" section.
Remember that certain functions and the full functionality of the website may not be available after disabling cookies.
If you do not want to be tracked by cookies, Google has developed a plug-in to install in your browser that you can access at the following link: http://goo.gl/up4ND.
5.- Cookies on mobile devices
As with computer browsers, mobile device browsers allow changes to be made to privacy options or settings to disable or delete cookies.
If you wish to modify the privacy options, follow the instructions specified by the developer of your mobile device browser.
Below, you can find some examples of the links that will guide you to modify the privacy options on your mobile device:
Windows Phone: (https://goo.gl/tKyb0y)
Chrome Mobile: (http://goo.gl/XJp7N)
Opera Mobile: (http://goo.gl/Nzr8s7)