A cookie is a small text file or information that the web server stores on your device when you visit a web page. We can find different types of cookies, but the most common are techniques, customization, analytics and advertising. In general, these files are or may be intended to guarantee certain features of the web, such as the recognition of the web browser used by the user in order to facilitate easier navigation, or remembering it to facilitate access to reserved areas exclusively to users without the need to log on constantly, or also, to measure audience and traffic parameters, monitor the progress and number of entries.
Apart from this classification, cookies may also be owned by third parties. The first of these are those that are managed by the web owner itself and those of third parties are those that are managed and sent to the user’s team from a domain other than the owner of the website.
Finally, you can differentiate between session cookies as well as permanent ones, being in the first cases only installed while the user makes use of the web page and deleted when closing the browser. Permanent ones are those that remain stored after closing the session for a delimited time that can be viewed from the browser configuration.
Once contextualized the definition and typology of cookies, users are informed that this web portal uses the following cookies:
We inform you that the navigation on our website does not necessarily require the user to allow the installation of cookies, however, it might be that the navigation was hindered. For this reason, if you wish to reject the installation of cookies or configure your browser to block them, and if necessary, delete them, then we offer the links of the main navigation providers where you can find the information related to the administration of cookies.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Safari per IOS (Iphone and Ipad)
- Google Chrome (Android)
In the case of other browsers, or these instructions were not updated, the user can resort to the “Help” section of their browser to find the necessary instructions to arrive at the settings in each case. You should keep in mind that, although the installation of these cookies is not necessary, you may encounter certain areas of the website that do not work correctly or are more complicated to access in case of refusal of your installation.
It is also reported that, on the other hand and as an alternative to not having to reject cookies or configure the browser, most browsers allow you to activate a private mode from which cookies are always erased after the visit on the website. Depending on the browser, this feature may receive different names, as well, for example, in Google Chrome we will find it with the incognito name, or InPrivate in Internet Explorer.