A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. Its usefulness is that the web is able to remember your visit when you return to browse that page. Cookies usually store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The purpose of the cookie is to adapt the content of the web to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any page would be significantly reduced.
what is a COOKIE?
A cookie is a harmless text file that is stored in your browser when you visit any web page. The purpose of the cookie is that the website is able to remember your visit when you return to that page. Although many people do not know it, cookies have been used for 20 years, when the first browsers for the World Wide Web appeared.
What is not a cookie?
It is not a virus, nor a trojan, nor a worm, nor spam, nor 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, your ID or 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 Internet Explorer and try to browse the same web with Firefox or Chrome, you will see that the web does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
What type of cookies are there?
· Technical cookies: They are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous user and a registered user are browsing, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic website.
- Analysis cookies: They collect information on the type of navigation you are doing, the sections you use the most, products consulted, time zone of use, language, etc.
· Advertising cookies: They show advertising based on your browsing, your country of origin, language, etc.
What are own and third party cookies?
Own cookies are those generated by the page you are visiting and those of third parties are those generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
What happens if I dissable the cookies?
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 content to your personal preferences, as is often the case in online stores.
· You will not be able to access the personal area of that website, such as My account, or My profile or My orders.
· Online stores: It will be impossible for you to make purchases online, they will have to be by phone or by visiting the physical store if you have one.
· It will not be possible to customize your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency 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, you will not be able to upload photos, post comments, 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.
· You will not be able to show sectorized advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue of the web.
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes. Not only delete, also block, in a general or particular way for a specific domain.
To delete cookies from a website, you must go to your browser settings and there you can search for those associated with the domain in question and proceed to delete them.
We provide links to the settings of the most used browsers that you can edit according to your preferences:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es-419
Cookies used on this website
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
- Google Analytics: Stores cookies to be able to compile statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this website, as well as the language used. By using this website you are consenting to the processing of information about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any right in this regard must be done by communicating directly with Google. (Eg: -APISID, CONSENT, HSID, NID, SID, _ga, _gat)
- Social network cookies: Possible "Social Plugins" are not integrated into our portal, but only through an HTML link (called "shariff plugin"). This ensures that a connection to the service of the social media provider will not be created just by using our website. By clicking on the button of a social network on our website, a new window will open and access to the page of the service provider. For rights and settings related to protecting your privacy, please refer to the data privacy policies of the providers.
dissabling or deleting cookies
On the other hand, with regard to the complements of external entities (such as the services of Google Inc) used in our web portal, we recommend that all users access the privacy policies of each service provider so that they obtain more information:
· 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.