INFORMATION ON COOKIES
Due to the entry into force of the reference change to the “Ley de Servicios de la Sociedad de la Información” (LSSICE) [Law on Information Society Services] established by Royal Decree 13/2012, the express consent of users of all web pages that use expendable cookies, must be obtained before they navigate to them.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies and other similar technologies such as local shared objects, flash cookies or pixels, are tools used by Web servers to store and retrieve information about their visitors, as well as to allow the site to operate correctly.
The use of these devices allows the Web server to record some information about the user, such as their preferences for viewing the server's pages, name and password, the products that interest them most, etc.
COOKIES AFFECTED BY THE LEGISLATION AND EXEMPT COOKIES
According to the EU directive, those cookies that require informed consent by the user are analytical cookies and those for advertising and membership, except those of a technical nature and those required for the operation of the website or the provision of services expressly requested by the user.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES EXIST?
As for the types of cookies, there are five major groups:
- Analytical cookies: these collect information on the use of the website.
- Social cookies: are those necessary for external social networks.
- Membership cookies: allow visits from other websites, with which the website has a membership agreement, to be tracked (member companies).
- Advertising and behavioural cookies: these collect information about the user's preferences and personal choices (retargeting).
- Technical and functional cookies: these are strictly necessary for the use of the website and for the provision of the contracted service.
COOKIES USED ON THIS WEBSITE
- PHPSESSID: technical and strictly necessary cookie that contains the session ID. It is deleted when the browser window is closed.
- _lang: technical and strictly necessary cookie that contains the session language. It is deleted when the browser window is closed.
- _ga: Google Analytics cookie that enables the monitoring of unique visits. The first time a user reaches the website through a browser this cookie will be stored. When the user reaches the website again using the same browser, the cookie will consider them to be the same user. Only if the user changes browser will they be considered to be another user. Expires 2 year after its last update. More information about the processing carried out by Google Analytics here.
- _gat: This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to limit the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. Expires after 10 minutes.
- _gid: This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users. Expires after 24 hours.
1. Select the Tools icon.
2 Click on Settings.
3. Click on Advanced.
4. In the "Privacy and security" section click on Content settings.
- Delete cookies: Click on All cookies and site data...
- Do not allow cookies to be stored.
5. Click Delete browsing data (empty the Cache).
6. Close and restart the browser.
For more information about Chrome, click here: http://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
1. Select Tools | Internet Options.
2. Click on the General tab.
3. In the "Browser history" section, click Delete browser history on exit.
4. Select Delete files.
5. Select Delete cookies.
6. Click on Delete.
7. Click on OK.
8. Close and restart the browser.
For more information about Internet Explorer, click here: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/kb/278835
1. Select Firefox | History | Clear recent history
2. Click on the down arrow next to "Details".
3. Select the following check boxes: Cookies, Cache, Active session starts
4. Using the "Time period to delete" in the drop-down menu, select All.
5. Click Delete now.
6. Close and restart the browser.
You can accept or reject cookies individually in the Firefox Preferences, in the History section available in Tools > Options > Privacy.
For more information about Mozilla Firefox click here: https://www.mozilla.org/es-ES/privacy/websites/#cookies
1. Select the Safari / Edit icon | Restore Safari.
2. Select the following check boxes: Delete history, Delete all website data
3. Click on Reset
4. Close and restart the browser.
For more information about Safari, click here: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042
Options - Advanced - Cookies.
The cookie options control the way in which Opera handles them and therefore their acceptance or rejection.
For more information about Opera, click here: http://help.opera.com/Linux/10.60/es-ES/cookies.html
Check the documentation for the browser you have installed.