Web browser cookies
Classification and types of cookies used
The different types of cookies used can be classified according to various criteria: up time, managing organisation and purpose.
According up time of cookies on the user’s browser, we can differentiate between session cookies and persistent cookies. Session Cookies are those used while the user browses the website and are retained for the time of shipping. They are used to store information on access and use of the site itself. Meanwhile, Persistent Cookies are those which are stored for a limited time the user’s browser, even when it has finished browsing the page.
According to the entity that manages and sets the cookies, we find the Own Cookies and Third Party Cookies. The Treasury Cookies are those set by the domain of the website visited by the user and only accesses the domain itself. They are typically used, among others, to remind the user in their successive visits to the website. Meanwhile, Third Party Cookies are those established and operated by domains other than the website itself accessed. They are generally used for tracking users in different sites with the aim to send users customised to your tastes and interests advertising.
As a last type of classification, we find different types of cookies depending on their purpose: Technical Cookies, Cookies Analysis, the Rack Cookies Cookies and customisation.
Techniques Cookies are those considered necessary for the proper functioning of the Website and the services offered therein. Some uses of these cookies could be remind users when browsing and remember the set selected by each user for further payment and purchase products. Analysis Cookies are used to study and learn anonymously on user behaviour while surfing the web page. Some applications of the information collected by these cookies are used to explore aspects concerning the total visitors users and the products that generate attraction between users within the website. The Rack Cookies allow adapting the web advertising space to interest visitors effective users. And finally, Personalization Cookies allow the web site to use for each user a general set of predefined as may be the language or the type of browser used features.
Each user can set your browser to notify you when you are sending a Cookie is made or can disable the sending of all Cookies. The forms and characteristics in order to perform these actions vary depending on the browser you use, therefore all users to consult the characteristics of each modalities are recommended for possible and own ways of modifying shipping and storage Cookies.
In the event that the user disable all cookies might find impossibilities or difficulties in using the services offered on the website, as well as access to some content.
For the user to learn more about the configuration of your browser Cookies, we provide the following links below:
Internet Explorer: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> Settings. To know further you can contact Microsoft or use the browser help. Firefox: Tools -> Options-> Privacy-> History-> Configuration Personalise. To know further you can contact Mozilla or use the browser help. Chrome: Settings -> Advanced Options -> Privacy-> Content Settings. To know further you can contact Google or use the browser help. Safari: Preferences -> Security. To know further you can contact Apple or use the browser help.