What are cookies?
They are small text files and numbers that are downloaded and installed on your computer or your mobile through your browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari …) or through a Flash application.
Cookies allow websites to “remember” you, either during a visit or during several visits and store information about your preferences to offer you a personalized, easier and faster experience. Only the server that installed it can read its content, which on the other hand, will be anonymous.
Although they are installed on your hard drive, as they are only text or numbers, they are not capable of accessing personal information on your computer, or transmitting viruses, they only track the navigation on a website.
There are many types of cookies and they are classified according to the permanence in your computer, who installs them, according to their purpose, techniques, advertising, analysis, personalization, etc.
Below we explain what are the cookies according to their function:
Session Cookies: Session cookies are cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses the Website. They are usually used to store information that only interests to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user in a single occasion.
Persistent cookies: Persistent cookies are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored in the terminal and which can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years .
Own cookies: They are cookies created by this Website and can only read the site itself.
Third party cookies: These are those created and managed by other entities, such as providers of advertising services, personalization or analysis, these third parties can report anonymous data.
Technical cookies: These are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist in it, such as controlling traffic or data communication.
Personalization cookies: These are those that allow the user to access some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, regional configuration from where you access the service, etc.
Analysis Cookies: These are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the creation of navigation profiles of the users of said sites.
Advertising cookies: are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, if applicable, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided based on criteria as the edited content or the frequency in which the ads are displayed.
Behavioral advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, if applicable, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on the behavior of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows developing a specific profile to display personalized advertising based on it.
Specifically, the cookies used on the website are the following:
NAME COOKIE TYPE DESCRIPTION
This cookie is used to save the acceptance of the cookies policy on this site. It lasts 1 year.
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
Google Maps: Google Maps is a map service provided by Google. Google Maps cookies register the origin of the user, as well as the keywords (access codes). A unique prefix is also generated, which is used to count how many times a user visits the site. More information about Google cookies and information about privacy.6 months.