Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer via websites. They are tools that play an essential role in the provision of numerous information society services. Among other things, they allow a website to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information obtained, can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered.
Depending on the entity that manages the domain from which the cookies are sent and which processes the data obtained, two types of cookies can be distinguished:
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the publisher itself, but the information collected through the cookies is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the length of time that they remain stored on the client’s browser:
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed:
You have the option to allow, block, or delete cookies installed on your device by adjusting the settings of the browser installed on your device. By disabling cookies, some of the available services may no longer be operational. The way to disable cookies varies from browser to browser, but can usually be done from the Tools or Settings menu. You can also consult the browser’s Help menu where you will find instructions. The user may at any time choose which cookies he/she wants to operate on this website. You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your device by adjusting the options of the browser installed on your computer:
In addition, you can also manage the cookies stored in your browser using tools such as the following:
The cookies used in this portal, as well as their type and function, are identified below:
In view of this information, it is possible to carry out the following actions: