Date of last update: 01/10/2016
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small files that are installed on your hard drive or on the computer browser, tablet, smartphone or equivalent device with navigation functions over the Internet and help, including: personalized services of the owner of the web, facilitating navigation and usability through it, get aggregate information website visitors, enabling reproduction and display of multimedia content in the website, elements allow interaction between the user and the web itself, enable security tools, etc.
DEFINITIONS USED IN THIS POLICY OF COOKIES
• Web Usability: can be defined as having a user experience when browsing, uses and interacts with a web page.
• Information added: not rated information, typically numerical and in order to provide statistical information.
• Terminal equipment: equipment (computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.) the user browsing the Internet.
• Editor: responsible or owner of the website.
• Third, external entity, partner, service provider or related to the editor, intervening in the management of some cookies.
• Responsible for the cookie: the editor, responsible, owner of the website or even third in some cases.
• browsing habits: trends shown when the user navigates through a website, for example, time you visit the page, visiting parties, more frequent sections, origin of visit, destination of the visit, among others.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
According to the entity that manages:
Cookies themselves: they 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: 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 is data obtained through cookies.
According to the length of time they remain active in the terminal equipment:
Session Cookies: Cookies are a type designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website.
Persistent Cookies: Cookies are a type in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and treated for a defined by the head of the cookie, and can range from a few minutes to several years period.
According to the purpose for which the data obtained through the cookies are addressed:
Cookies techniques: those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and use of the different options or services it exist as, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access to restricted parts, remember the elements of an order, make the buying process an order, make an application for registration or participation in an event, use security features, while browsing store content for broadcasting videos or sound or share content via social networks.
Cookies Customization: those that allow users to access the service with some features of a general nature based on a predefined set of criteria the user terminal such as would be the language, the type of browser through which access to the service the locale from which you access the service, etc.
Cookies analysis: those that allow the responsible for them, monitoring and analyzing the behavior of users of the websites to which they are linked. The information gathered through such cookies is used in measuring the activity of web sites and application or platform for profiling navigation users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to make improvements in based on analysis of data use made by users of the service.
Advertising cookies: those that enable management, as effectively as possible, of the advertising space that, if the publisher has included a website, application or platform from providing the requested service based on criteria as the edited content or the frequency at which the ad is.
Behavioral advertising cookies: those that allow the management, in the most effective manner possible, of advertising spaces, if the publisher has included a website, application or platform from providing the requested service. These cookies store information on user behavior obtained through the continuous observation of your browsing habits, allowing to develop a specific profile to display ads based on the same.
How to disable cookies?
Blocking or disabling all cookies helps protect privacy, but can also limit the experience on some websites, restrict functionality, or even not allow proper browsing or using some of its services. If you want to know how to disable cookies on the most popular web browsers, access the tutorial:
• Google Chrome
• Mozilla Firefox
• Internet Explorer
• Chrome for Android
If you have any questions or concerns about this Policy Cookies, you can contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org
Complete information about the applicable regulations regarding cookies here.
Applicable Law: Law 34/2002