WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a software file that is downloaded to your computer upon accessing certain websites. Cookies permit a website to store and recover information regarding the navigational habits of a user. The browser of the user stores the cookie in its hard disk occupying a minimum amount of space without impairing the computer. The cookies do not contain any type of specific personal information, and the majority of them are erased from the hard disk upon ending the browser session ( “session cookies”).
The majority of browsers accept cookies by defect, but permit them to be blocked by using the browser’s security configuration.
WHAT TYPE OF COOKIES DOES THIS WEB PAGE USE?
Proprietary cookies are those which are installed in the user’s computer and managed by the website manager. Their principal purpose is to improve the functioning and navigation experience of the website, as well as to improve the experience of the user
The proprietary cookies used on this website are “personalization cookies”, ones that permit the user to access the website with certain general pre-defined characteristics, for example, thelanguage in which you prefer to navigate.
- _icl_current_language (Duration: 1 day): Wordpress cookies, in particular WPML multi-language CMS plugin. This is used to maintain information concerning the language chosen for navigating the website.
Third party cookies
Third-party cookies are those which are sent to the user’s computer and managed by a domain or manager different from those operating our web site. We cannot access the data stored by the cookies of third parties.
This website uses third-party “analytical cookies” and, in principal, those of Google Analytics, an analysis tool managed by Google, Inc. and which permits an analysis of navigational traffic on the website using activity metrics. To obtain more information regarding the characteristics of Google Analytics, see http://www.google.com/analytics/
- _ga (Duration: 2 years): A Google Analytics cookie. It collects information regarding navigation in a completely anonymous way and elaborates reports and activity metrics of website use.
- _gat (Duration: 1 day): A Google Analytics cookie. It collects information regarding navigation in a completely anonymous way and elaborates reports and activity metrics of website use.
By using this website, the user accepts the processing of the information collected in the manner and with the purposes previously described.
DISENABLING AND BLOCKING COOKIES
These are the links to the configuration managers of the principal navigators: