Cookies are tools used by web servers to store and recover information on their visitors. A cookie is a unique identifier in the form of a text file that enters the user’s device to record information. That allows an improvement in the website’s quality and security. Cookies have an expiry date after which they cease to be operational.
The information that we analyse using cookies consists of the internet-protocol address (IP address) that is used to connect your computer to the internet, the browser type and version, the operating system and platform used for the connection, and the date and time of the activity.
According to the EU directive, cookies that require users’ informed consent are analytical cookies, advertising cookies, and affiliate cookies. The exceptions are technical cookies and cookies needed for the website to function or for the provision of services expressly requested by users.
There are five large groups of cookie types:
You can accept or decline cookies individually in “Firefox Preferences”, in the “History” section available in “Tools > Options > Privacy”. For more information on Mozilla Firefox, please click on https://www.mozilla.org/es-ES/privacy/websites/#cookies.
For more information on Safari, please click on http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042.
Options – Advanced – Cookies.
Cookies options control how Opera manages them, thus their acceptance or rejection.
For more information on Opera, please click on http://help.opera.com/Linux/10.60/es-ES/cookies.html.
Please see the documentation for the browser that you have installed.