Cookies are files that a website or application used by a user installs in the user’s browser or device (smartphone, tablet or connected television) during browsing.
Cookies are used to:
- Ensure that website pages can work properly.
- Store user preferences, language and font size, etc.
- Understand the user’s browsing experience.
- Gather anonymous statistical information, such as which pages the user viewed and how long they visited the website.
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to function faster and in ways that are tailored to user preferences. They also help those responsible for websites to improve their services because of the statistical information collected through cookies.
Users can also prevent the recording of data generated by cookies and data relating to the use of the website (including the IP address), and prevent the processing of this data, by downloading and installing the following browser plugin available through the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
The cookies we use are the following:
|Cookie||Purpose of the cookie||Duration|
|tm_cookie||This cookie is used by PHP to allow session variables to be stored on the web server.||Until the end of the session|
|cc_cookie_accept||Only stores the user’s preferences regarding the notice on the site’s cookies policy.||If “accepted”, for a year; if not, until the end of the session|
|cc_cookie_decline||Only stores the user’s preferences regarding the notice on the site’s cookies policy.||If “declined”, for a year; if not, until the end of the session|
|_ga||This cookie is used for statistical purposes to distinguish users. A unique client identifier (Client ID) – a randomly generated number – is stored.||2 years|
|_gat||This cookie is used to distinguish the different tracking objects created in each session.||10 minutes|