A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you visit certain websites. Among other things cookies enable websites to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their computer. Depending on the information these cookies contain and the way you use your computer, they can be used to recognise you.
Cookies are essential for the operation of the internet as they provide countless advantages in the delivery of interactive services and enhance browsing and the usability of our website.
The information we provide below will help you understand the different types of cookies:
TYPES OF COOKIES
BY THE ORGANISATION MANAGING THEM
First-party cookies: they are collected by the publisher to provide the service requested by the user.
Third-party cookies: they are collected and managed by a third party and are not first-party cookies.
BY THE TIME THEY ARE ACTIVE
Session cookies: they gather data while the user browses online in order to provide the service requested.
Persistent cookies: they are stored in the terminal and the information obtained will be used by the cookie’s controller to provide the requested service.
BY THEIR PURPOSE
Analytics cookies: they enable the provider to analyse the user’s browsing in order to track use of the website and compile statistics about the most visited content, number of visitors, etc.
Advertising cookies: they allow the publisher to include advertising on the website based on the website’s content.
Behavioural advertising cookies: they allow the publisher to include advertising on the website based on the information obtained from the user’s browsing habits.
Pursuant to section 22.2 of Spain’s Information Society and Ecommerce Services Act 34/2002, of 11 July, BOSNOR SL notifies you that we use session and analytics cookies on our website.
Google Analytics:it stores cookies to compile statistics on traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website you consent to the processing of information about you by Google. Hence you should contact Google directly if you wish to exercise any rights in this respect.
Google Analytics cookies are stored on servers in the United States and it agrees not to share data with third parties except in cases when needed for the operation of the system or required by law. Google says it does not save your IP address.
Google Inc. adheres to the Privacy Shields Principles which ensure that all transferred data will be processed with a level of protection in keeping with European regulation. You can see full information about this issue at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.
If you wish you can use the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on to reject the service’s analytics cookies on all browsers. To learn more visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Likewise BOSNOR SL notifies you that you can configure your browser settings so you are told about reception of cookies and may prevent them from being installed on your hard drive.
You can use the links below to do this:
– Firefox here: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
– Chrome here: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
– Explorer here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-10
– Safari here: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph17191?locale=en_US
– Opera here: https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies