Due to the entry into force of the reference modification of the "Information Society Services Law" (LSSICE) established by Royal Decree 13/2012, it is mandatory to obtain the express consent of the user to all web pages that use dispensable cookies, before navigating through 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 offer a correct functioning of the site.
Through the use of these devices, the Web server is allowed to remember some data concerning the user, such as preferences for viewing the server pages, name and password, products that interest them the most, etc.
Cookies affected by regulations and excepted cookies
According to the EU directive, cookies that require the informed consent of the user are analytical, advertising and affiliation cookies, except for those of a technical nature and those necessary to operate the website, or the ones expressly requested by the user to provide provision of services.
What types of cookies are there?
According to Ownership
Own Cookies: These are the cookies that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the publisher itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third-party cookies: These cookies are sent to the User’s computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by the Web publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
Types of cookies according to the period of the time they remain active
Session Cookies: 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, the preservation of which is only used to provide the service requested by the user on one occasion (for example, a list of purchased products).
Persistent cookies: This type of cookies stores data in the computer and can be accessed and processed for a specific period of time set by the cookie publisher, and it can range from a few minutes to several years.
Types of cookies according to their purpose
Analysis Cookies: These cookies allow their Publisher to monitor and analyses the behavior of users of the websites they are linked to. The information gathered through such cookies is used in measuring the activity of websites, applications or platforms, and for profiling browsing habits of the users of these websites, applications and platforms, in order to make improvements based on the analysis of data use made by users of the service.
Advertising Cookies: These cookies enable the management, in the most effective possible way, of advertising spaces that may have been included by the Publisher in a website, application or platform, from which it provides the requested service based on criteria such as edited content or the frequency with which ads are displayed.
Behavioral Advertising Cookies: These cookies enable the management, in the most effective possible way, of advertising spaces, that may have been included by the publisher in a website, application or platform from which it provided the requested service. These cookies store information on user behavior and it is obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows to develop a specific profile for displaying advertising based on it, based on an automated decision.
Cookie management tool for this website
When entering for the first time, a sign will appear in the lower area where you can obtain information about cookies and accept or reject their use. This window can be reopened at any time via a cookie icon at the bottom right
The cookies used by this website are declared in the cookie management tool mentioned in the previous point, there you may check what they are, what type and what use they have.
How to delete cookies from the browser
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
- Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/microsoft-edge/delete-cookies-in-microsoft-edge-63947406-40ac-c3b8-57b9-2a946a29ae09
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/clear-cookies-and-site-data-firefox
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac
- Opera: https://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/
If it is not listed, consult the documentation of the browser you have installed to block, delete or allow the download of Cookies.
Updated April 2022.