Information in compliance with personal data protection regulations
- What are cookies and what do we use them for?
A cookie is a small information file that is stored in your browser every time you visit our website.
Cookies are used to keep a log of your activities on our website in order to identify you on future visits and configure the contents based on your browsing habits, identity and preferences.
A cookie is harmless and does not contain any malicious or harmful code (e.g. viruses, Trojans, worms, etc.) that could damage your terminal (computer, Smartphone, tablet, etc.) however, it does have a certain impact on your right to data protection since it collects specific personal information about you (your browsing habits, identity, preferences, etc.)
- What information does a cookie keep?
Cookies do not usually collect special categories of personal data (sensitive data). The data kept are of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of contents, etc.
- What types of cookies are there?
In general, there are five types of cookies:
- Technical cookies:
These are the most basic cookies. They allow users to browse a website, platform or application and use the different options or services they include, such as controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing restricted areas, remembering items in an order, completing the purchase process for an order, carrying out the process to register for or participate in an event, using security elements during browsing, storing contents for the dissemination of audio or video, or sharing contents on social networks.
- Personalization cookies:
These cookies allow the user to access the service with certain general characteristics predefined according to a series of criteria in the user’s computer, such as the language, the type of browser used to access the service, the configuration of the region from which the service is accessed, etc.
- Analysis cookies:
These cookies allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behaviour of users of the website to which they are linked. The information collected via this type of cookie is used to measure the activity of the websites, applications and platforms in order to make improvements based on the analysis of usage data of service users.
- Advertising cookies:
These cookies enable efficient management of the advertising spaces that the owner may have included in a website, application or platform from where the requested service is provided, based on criteria such as edited contents or the frequency at which ads are shown..
- Behavioural advertising cookies:
These cookies enable efficient management of the advertising spaces that the owner may have included in a website, application or platform from where the requested service is provided. These cookies store information regarding the behaviour of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, allowing for a specific profile to be developed to show advertisements in accordance with the said profile.
- What are first-party and third-party cookies?
- First-party cookies:
First-party cookies are those which are generated and managed by the owner who provides the service requested by the user.
- Third-party cookies:
Third-party cookies are those which are generated by entities other than the owner (external services or providers, e.g. Google).
Cookies used on this website
This website uses the following first-party cookies:
- Session cookies to guarantee that the users who write comments in the blog section are human and not automatic applications. The purpose of this is to combat spam.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
- Google Analytics: stores cookies to prepare statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website you agree to the processing of your information by Google. The exercise of any right to this regard must therefore be made by directly communicating with Google.
- Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies so that you can click on Like or Share type buttons.
- What can I do with cookies?
Cookies can be deleted, accepted and blocked as desired by just changing the browser settings.
You can, at any time, prevent cookies from being installed in your system by using the browser’s settings to block them; however in this case we cannot guarantee the correct operation of our website’s different features and functions.
The following links enable you to manage or block cookies according to the browser you use:
- Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-xl/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-10
You can also use the browser’s settings to delete all the cookies that have been saved in it.