COOKIES: POLICY TECHNICAL COOKIES
INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES
Due to the entry into force of the reference modification of the “Law on the services of the Information Society” (LSIS), established by Royal Decree 13/2012, is an obligation obtain the express consent of the user of the total web pages using dispensable cookies, before the user starts surfing on internet.
WHAT ARE THE COOKIES?
The cookies and other similar technologies like local shared objects, flash cookies or pixels, are tools used by Web servers to store and retrieve information about their users, as well as to offer a correct functioning of the website.
By using these devices permits Web server to remember private information about the user, like his preferences for the visualization of the server pages, name and password, products he is interested in, etc.
COOKIES AFFECTED BY THE REGULATION AND COOKIES EXCEPTED
According to the UE directive, the cookies that require the informed consent from behalf of the user are the analytical cookies and publicity and membership cookies, being excluded the technical ones and those necessaries for the web functioning or for providing services expressly requested by the user.
WHAT KIND OF COOKIES EXIST?
About the types of cookies, there are five important groups:
- Analytics cookies: collect information about the website usage.
- Social cookies: are those necessary for external social networks.
- Affiliate cookies: allow to follow the visits from others webs, with whom the website establish an affiliation contract (affiliation companies).
- Advertising and behavioural cookies: collect information about the preferences and personal elections of the user (retargeting).
- Technical and functional cookies: are those strictly necessaries for the website usage and for the provision of contracted service.
COOKIES USED IN OUR WEBSITE
PHPSESSID: technical cookie and strictly necessary who contain the session identifier. Is eliminated when you close the browser.
pll_language: this cookie it is typical of the tools with which the web has been developed, saves the chosen language in the navigation. Expires after a year since the last update.