What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small amount of text which is placed in your browser (such as Chrome from Google or Safari from Apple) when you are browsing through the majority of websites.
What is not a cookie?
It is not a virus, neither a trojan, nor a worn, nor spam, nor spyware, nor a pop-up.
What information does a cookie collect?
Cookies do not use to store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards, bank data, pictures or personal information, etc. Data stored are technical, statistical, personal preferences, content customization, etc.
Web server does not associate you as a person but it does to your browser.
In fact, if you are normally using Chrome browser and change into Firefox to browse the same web, you can notice that this web does not realize that you are the same person because it associates the browser information not the person info.
What type of cookies are there?
- Technical cookies:They are the most elementary and allow, between other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous or a registered one is browsing, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic website.
- Analysis cookies:They collect information about the type of browsing you are doing, most used sections, consulted products, time slot, language, etc.
What are own and third party cookies?
Own cookies are those generated by the web you are browsing and third party cookies are those generated by external suppliers and services.
What cookies does this website use?
This web uses own and third party which are detailed as it follows:
Log in: Cookies to log in allow you to access and log out from your https://regionalco.es account
Customization: Cookies help us remember what people or website we have interacted with, in order to show you content related to them.
Preferences: Cookies allow me to remember settings and preferences, such as favourite language and privacy configuration.
Third party cookies:
This web uses analysis services, specifically, Google Analytics to help website analyze the use of the website made by users and improve its usability, but in no case they are associated to data which can identify the user. Google Analytics, is an analytical web service provided by Google, Inc., The user can get more information about the type of cookies they use here.
We inform you that cookies we use in https://regionalco.es, are permanent. A permanent cookie is : that one that remains in a subfolder of your browser until you delete it manually or your browser deletes them according to the life span established in the permanent cookie file. More about permanent cookies.
As an internet user, you can proceed to the deletion of information related to your browsing habits and the related profile created at any time, you can acces directly and for free to https://www.google.com/settings/ads/preferences?hl=es If a user disables this function, the unique DoubleClick cookie ID in the browser of the user is overwritten with the sentence “OPT_OUT”. It is due to there is no unique cookie ID, the disabled cookie cannot be associated to a determined browser.
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes, and not only that, but also block in a general or particular a specific domain. To delete cookies from a website you should check settings in your browser and there you can look for the cookies associated to this domain and delete it.
- Cookies setting cookies for Google Chrome
- Cookies setting cookies for Apple Safari
- Cookies setting cookies for Internet Explorer
- Cookies setting cookies for Mozilla Firefox
More information about cookies
If you want to have a major control about the cookies installation, you can install programs or complements in your browser, known as “Do Not Track” tools which allow you to choose those cookies that you want to allow.