Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through the web pages. They are essential tools to the delivery of many services of the information society. Among others, they allow a website to store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or their computer, and depending on the information obtained, they can be used to recognize the user and improve the offered services.
TYPES OF COOKIES
Depending on the entity which manages the domain from which cookies are sent and which treat the data obtained there are two types of cookies: the owner’s cookies and third party cookies.
There is another way of classifying cookies, depending on the period of time they remain stored in the client’s browser. They are classified as either session cookies or persistent cookies.
Finally, there is another classification of five types of cookies in accordance with the purpose for which the data is processed: Technical cookies, cookies for personalisation, analysis cookies, advertising cookies and behavioral advertising cookies.
COOKIES USED ON THE WEB
In the following the cookies being used on this website as well as their type and function will be identified:
Google Analytics, a web analysis service developed by Google, which allows the measurement and analysis of the use of the web pages. In your browser you will see four cookies of this service known as: __utma; __utmb; __utmc; __utmz. According to the above typology these are owner’s, session and analysis cookies. You can find more information and disable the use of these cookies. Through web analysis no personal data is obtained, ensuring the protection of the privacy of individuals surfing the web. The information given by these cookies is about the number of users accessing the site, number of page views, frequency and repetition of visits, duration, browser used, the operator providing the service, language, terminal used and the city to which the IP address is assigned. This information enables a better and more appropriate service from this website.
WordPress, the website pitalmeria.es uses the WordPress content editor. If you sign up to use our forum or to make a comment, WordPress creates multiple cookies for this service known as jsCookiewarning29check; wordpress_logged_in; wordpress_test_cookie; wp-setting; wp-setting-time; wpmfcookie. These are security, WordPress secret keys, and session cookies. By default their duration is 48 hours or when closing the browser, or 14 days if the box of “remember me” is ticked.
Killcookie: cookillian_opt_ * , this cookie stores data on whether or not to accept Cookies policy of this website.
PHPSESSID.- This cookie is used by the encryptation language PHP to allow session variables to be stored on the web server. This cookie is essential to the operation of the website.
Facebook Like, is a service developed by Facebook that allows users to publish content directly to their private Facebook account. With this plug-in users can post that they are following the website pitalmeria.es.
LinkedIn Track is a service developed by LinkedIn that allows users to publish content directly to their private account on LinkedIn. With this plug-in users can post that they are following the website pitalmeria.es.
Twitter Follow is a service developed by Twitter that allows users to publish content directly to their private Twitter account. With this plug-in users can post that they are following the website pitalmeria.es.
ACCEPTANCE OF COOKIES POLICY
pitalmeria.es, in order to comply with the above-mentioned regulations displays information about its cookies policy through a pop-up window blocking your website navigation with each new session. Given this information it is possible to perform the following actions:
Accept cookies. This message will not be displayed again when you access any page of the site during this session.
Change settings. You can learn more about what cookies are, know the cookies policy of the Ministry and modify the configuration of your navigation. But this does not prevent the notice of cookies to be displayed when accessing new page of the website.
Review current Cookies Policy.
HOW TO MODIFY COOKIES SETTINGS
You can restrict, block or erase cookies from the website pitalmeria.es using your browser. The configuration for each type of Internet browser is different; the “Help” function of the browser you are using will show you how. You can get more information in the following links: