EXPLANATION OF WHAT COOKIES ARE
A cookie is a text file that a web page can save on the hard drive of the computer that is being used to store some type of information about the user who is accessing the web.
They are used for various purposes such as: storing preferences of the user who is browsing, which will be used for future visits, recognition of the user so as not to have to force him to authenticate again, save when was the last time he visited the web page, etc. .
Its main purpose is to identify the user by storing their activity history on a specific website, so that the most appropriate content can be offered to them according to their habits.
There are several types of cookies, but the most common are:
Session cookies, which are used only during the time the user is browsing the website and are deleted when you close the browser.
Persistent cookies or persistent cookies, which are used to track the user by saving information about their behavior on a website for a specified period of time. These can be deleted by cleaning the browser data.
Secure cookies or secure cookies that store encrypted information to prevent the data stored in them from being vulnerable to malicious attacks from third parties. They are used only on https connections.
Depending on the entity that manages the cookies, it can be:
Own cookies: They are sent to the user’s computer from a computer or domain managed by the owner of the website.
Third-party cookies: They are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the owner of the website, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
According to the purpose for which the data obtained are processed, the cookies can be:
- Of behavioral advertising
CONTROL OF THE OPERATION OF COOKIES
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer. You can also configure the browser to notify you when a website wants to save a cookie. If cookies are disabled, the correct functioning of all the functionalities of the web is not guaranteed.
Below we list links that explain how to handle cookies in different browsers.
You can also expand information by going to the page of the Data Protection Agency that helps to configure the privacy of social networks:
This website uses the following own cookies:
Session cookies, to ensure that users who write comments on the blog are human and not automated applications. In this way spam is fought.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
Google Analytics: Stores cookies to be able to compile statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website you are consenting to the processing of information about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any right in this regard must be done by communicating directly with Google.
Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies so that you can click on buttons such as Like or Share.
The web analytics will collect information from:
Number of users who access the web.
Number of page views
Duration, frequency and repetition of visits
City to which your IP address is assigned.
An IP address will never be associated with the identity of a computer or a user. In fact, Google will not associate any data collected on this site with any information personally identifiable by any source, or with any other data maintained by Google.
With this information, statistical reports of the activity of the web will be obtained only for seafoodvizcainoleal.es. These usage reports will be used to optimize the content and improve the website.
Google: It is adhered to the Privacy Shield or “Privacy Shield”, and also has authorization from the Spanish Agency for the Protection of
Data (AEPD) to transfer personal data to the United States.
Likewise, Google is attached to the Web Choices tool, from which you can disable the use of your cookies: http://optout.aboutads.info/
Finally, you can prevent the installation of Google Analytics cookies with the following extension for your browser.
About types of cookies used by Google:
About types of cookies used by Google Analytics: