What is a cookie?

A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer or mobile when accessing certain websites. Cookies allow a website, among other things, store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or your computer, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, they can be used to recognize the user.

Cookies are used in behavior-based advertising to identify users who share a particular interest, so that they can offer you more relevant ads.

Cookies can be:

Own: Those that are sent to the terminal user's computer from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.

Third: Those that are sent to the terminal user's computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that is data obtained through cookies.

Session: They are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website.

They are often used to store information only interested in preserving for the service requested by the user on a single occasion. Persistent: They are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and treated for a defined by the head of the cookie, and you can go a few minutes to several years period.

Techniques: Are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and use of different options or services it exist as, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session , access parts of restricted access, remember the elements of an order, make the buying process an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security features while browsing store content for the dissemination of video or sound or share content via social networks.

Customization: Are those that allow users to access the service with some features of a general nature predefined depending on a number of criteria in the user terminal such as would be the language, type of browser through which you access the service, the locale from which you access the service, etc.

Analysis: Those that allow the responsible therefor, monitoring and analysis of the behavior of users of the web sites that are linked. The information gathered through such cookies is used in measuring the activity of web, application or platform sites and profiling of user navigation of such sites, applications and platforms, in order to make improvements in based on analysis of usage data that the users of the service.

Advertising: they are those that enable the management, the most effective way possible, of advertising spaces, where appropriate, the editor has included on a website, application or platform from providing the requested service based on criteria such as edited content or the frequency in which ads are displayed.

Behavioral advertising: they are those that allow the management, the most effective way possible, of advertising spaces, where appropriate, the editor has included on a website, application or platform from providing the requested service. These cookies store information of user behavior obtained through continuous observation of your browsing habits, allowing to develop a specific profile to display ads on heart function.

As you can disable or delete cookies?

You can set your browser to notify of the reception of "cookies" and prevent the installation of them on your hard drive. Normally, we do not need to make any changes to your computer, because the standard configuration of browsers accept its use. Please consult the instructions and manuals of your browser for more information, also you can review the steps to disable the installation of cookies in sections of "Help" of the web pages of each browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome , Safari, Mozilla Firefox and Opera.

If you do not accept cookies it is possible that the website may not function properly.

In addition, you can withdraw at any time related to the present policy of Cookies consent to this you must delete cookies stored on your computer through the adjustments and settings of your Internet browser.