Cookies are a tool used by Web servers to store and retrieve information about their visitors or users.
It is nothing more than a text file that some servers install during navigation and that allow knowing information such as: the place from which you access, the connection time, the device from which you access (fixed or mobile), the operating system and browser used, the most visited pages, the number of clicks made and data regarding user behavior on the Internet.
They do not provide references to deduce the user’s first and last name and cannot read data from their hard drive or include viruses on their computers.
Likewise, you cannot read the cookies implanted in the user’s hard drive from other servers.
Why are they important?
The website is accessible without the need for cookies to be activated, although its deactivation may prevent its correct operation. From a technical point of view, cookies allow websites to work more agile and adapted to the preferences of users, such as storing the language, the currency of the country or detecting the access device.
They establish levels of protection and security that prevent or hinder cyberattacks against the website or its users. They allow media managers to know statistical data collected to improve the quality and experience of their services. They serve to optimize the advertising that we show to users, offering the one that best suits their interests.
The user can configure their browser to reject all cookies by default or to receive an on-screen notification of the receipt of each cookie and decide whether or not to install them on their hard drive.
This acceptance may be revoked through the content and privacy configuration options available therein. The Owner recommends its users to consult the help of their browser or access the help web pages of the main browsers: Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome.
If you want more information about how to revoke the consent given or about the procedure to disable cookies, as well as ask any questions about the Cookies Policy, you can contact the owner through the following email address [email protected] indicating “Cookies Policy” in the subject.
Types of Cookies that are used on the Web
The user who browses the Web can find cookies inserted directly by the owner, or cookies inserted by entities other than the owner, as detailed in the following sections:
|Cookie type||Description||Usage examples|
|Performance||These cookies are used to improve your browsing experience and optimize the operation of our websites. They store service configurations so you don’t have to reconfigure them every time you visit us.||– Video or sound player volume settings.|
– Optimal video transmission speeds.
– Stores the purchase made in a shopping cart in E-commerce services.
|Geolocation||These cookies are used to store geolocation data from the computer to offer you more appropriate content and services.||– Contents adjusted to the country, city, language, etc…|
|Registration||Registration cookies are created when registering or when you log into one of our web portals.||– You can stay authenticated even if you close the browser, so when you return you will continue to be identified unless you disconnect or log out.|
– To access certain areas of our web portals, for example to participate in a contest.
|Analytical||These cookies collect information from your browsing experience on our web portals completely anonymously.||– We can count the number of visitors to the page or the most viewed content.|
– We can know if the user who is accessing is new or repeats visit.
– This information can help us improve navigation and give you a better service.
|Advertising||These cookies collect information about the ads displayed to each anonymous user on each web portal.||– Adapt advertising to the type of device from which the user is connecting.|
– Provide third-party advertisements (Ad-servers) that are displayed on the page in real time.