What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small text file which is downloaded to your computer when accessing certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or his/her computer and, depending on the information contained therein and the use o the terminal, and can be used to recognise the user.
How are cookies used on this website and what is a cookie?
- Analytical: Are those cookies which are processed by us or by third parties, enabling us to quantify the number of users and thus carry out the statistical measurement and analysis of the use that users make of the service. To this end, we analyse your browsing habits on our website in order to improve the user experience.
The details of the cookies used in this web page are as follows:
Google Analytics Cookies:
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Name: Google Analytics
Type: Third party
Purpose: Enable the tracking of the website through the Google Analytics tool, which is a service provided by Google in order to obtain information on user access to websites. Examples of the data stored for further analysis are as follows: number of times a user visits a website, dates of the user’s first and last visits, duration of visits, from which webpage the user accessed the website, which search engine was used by the user to access the web or what link was clicked on, from where the user accessed the website etc. The information generated by the “cookie” as regards the user’s use of the website shall be directly transmitted to and stored by Google Inc (company with headquarters in the USA).
Further information: The configuration of these cookies is predetermined by the service offered by Google, reason why it is suggested that the privacy page of Google Analytics be consulted, https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage, in order to obtain further information as regards the cookies used and the disabling thereof (taking into account that we shall not be held liable for the content or the veracity of the websites of any third party).
Note: ‘Proprietary’ type cookies are used only by the owner of this website and ‘Third-party’ cookies are used by the service provider that is specified in the preceding table.
How can I disable or delete these cookies?
The user may enable, block or delete cookies installed on his/her computer by configuring the browser options installed on one’s computer.
See the installed browser documentation.
Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on
Should you wish to refuse the analytical cookies of Google Analytics in all browsers, so that your information is not sent to Google Analytics, you may download an add-on which performs this function from this link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.