What is a cookie?
Cookies are files that are downloaded to the user’s terminal (computer / smartphone / tablet) when accessing certain web pages and that are stored in the user’s memory. Cookies allow, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment, see what pages are visited, the connection time, analyze the operation of a page, if there are technical problems, etc. Depending on the information they contain and the way the terminal is used, they can be used to recognize the user.
What types of cookies are there?
There are several types of cookies depending on different criteria:
Depending on the ownership:
Own cookies. They are those that belong to EL PAcCTO.
Third party cookies. They are those whose ownership belongs to a third party, other than THE AGREEMENT, who will be the one who processes the information collected.
Depending on its purpose:
Technical and / or personalization cookies. They are those that serve to improve the service, locate incidents, recognize the user, etc.
Analysis and / or advertising cookies. They are those that serve to analyze information about navigation and offer advertising, either generic or personalized.
What is a cookie for?
Cookies are used to be able to offer you personalized services and / or advertising, to analyze the operation of the system, recognize you when you access as a user, locate incidents and problems that may arise and solve them in the shortest possible time, as well as analyze and measure the use and website activity.
Is my consent required to implant a cookie?
Consent is not required for the installation of technical cookies or those that are strictly necessary for the provision of an information society service expressly requested by the recipient.
For the rest, the consent of the interested party is required, which can be requested through different channels. In the case of EL PAcCTO, it will be understood as granted if you continue to use the website, notwithstanding that at any time you can revoke it and disable cookies.
What cookies does EL PAcCTO currently use?
OF ANALYSIS: They are those that, well treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus perform the measurement and statistical analysis of the use that users make of the service offered. For this, your browsing on our website is analyzed in order to improve the offer of products or services that we offer you.
The information obtained by the analysis cookies is processed by EL PAcCTO and three third parties (Google http://www.google.com/intl/es/analytics/, Add This http://www.addthis.com/ and Twitter https : //twitter.com/).
These companies provide us with the service of analysis of the audience of our page and you can use this data to improve their own services and to offer services to other companies.
You can learn about these and other uses from the indicated links.
This tool does not obtain data on the names or surnames of the users or the postal address from which they are connected. The information you obtain is related to the number of pages visited, the language, the social network in which our news is published, the city to which the IP address from which users access is assigned, the number of users who they visit, the frequency and recidivism of visits, the visit time, the browser they use, the operator or type of terminal from which the visit is made.
We use this information to improve our page, detect new needs and assess the improvements to be made in order to provide a better service to the users who visit us.
How can I disable cookies?
Most browsers indicate how to configure your browser to not accept cookies, to notify you each time you receive a new cookie, as well as to disable them completely. To control what use you want your information to be made, you can configure the browser of your terminal in the way that you consider most convenient.
In any case, we would like to point out that if the technical and / or operational cookies are deactivated, the quality of the website may decrease or it may be more difficult to identify you.
We indicate the following links, where you can find more information about the different browsers:
- Chrome, http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
- Explorer http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
- Firefox http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
- Safari http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
- Opera http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/