Types of cookie used
This website uses temporary or “session” cookies and permanent or “persistent” cookies. Session cookies only store data while the user is accessing the website, while persistent cookies store data on the terminal so that it can be accessed and used in more than one session.
Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained via the cookies is processed, the website may also use:
These allow the user to browse a website or app and use the different options or services provided therein. For example, they are used to monitor traffic and data communication, identify the session, give access to restricted areas of the website, record the various elements that comprise an order, carry out a request to sign up or participate in an event, utilise security measures during browsing and store content for the broadcasting of video or audio.
These allow the user to access the service in accordance with certain characteristics of a general nature that are predefined on the user’s terminal or which s/he has defined him/herself. For example: language, the type of browser via which the service is accessed, the design of the selected content, geolocation of the terminal and regional configuration in accordance with the region from which the service is being accessed.
These allow more effective management of the advertising spaces included on the website or app via which the service is provided. They enable adaptation of the advertising content so that it is more relevant to the user and help prevent the displaying of ads that the user may already have seen.
Statistical analysis cookies
These allow for the monitoring and analysis of the user’s behaviour on websites. The information collected via cookies of this type is used to measure activity on the website, app or platform and develop browsing profiles for their users, so that improvements can be made to the service based on the data obtained regarding the users’ use of it.
Third party cookies
Some websites may install third party cookies in order to manage and improve the services offered: for example, the statistical services of Google Analytics and Comscore.
How are cookies managed in the browser?
The user may permit, block or delete the cookies that are installed on his/her device via the settings of the browser s/he is using:
To manage cookie permissions in the Google Chrome browser:
- Click on the menu in the toolbar.
Click on the menu in the toolbar.
Click on “Show advanced settings”.
In the “Privacy” section, click on the “Content settings” button.
You can then configure the different options in the “Cookies” section.
To manage cookie permissions in the Mozilla Firefox browser:
Click on the “Tools” menu at the top of the Firefox window.
Select the “Privacy” tab.
In the “History” section, click on “Firefox will: Use custom settings for history” to configure the cookie options.
To manage cookie permissions in the Internet Explorer 9 browser:
Click on the “Tools” menu at the top of the Internet Explorer window.
Select the “Safety” tab and click on the option “Delete browsing history” to remove the cookies. Then activate the “Cookies” box and click on “Delete”.
Select the “Safety” tab and go to “Settings”. Move the slider all the way to the top if you wish to block all cookies, or all the way to the bottom if you wish to permit all cookies. Then click on “Accept”.
If you block the use of all cookies on your browser, some of the website’s services and functions may not be available.
On some browsers you can set specific rules to manage cookies for each website, which allows for greater control over privacy. This option means that cookies are blocked for all websites except for those that are trusted.