What is a cookie?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as web pages, can install on your computer. Its functions can be very varied: store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical features... Sometimes, cookies are used to store basic information about the browsing habits of the user or his team, to the point, depending on the cases, of being able to recognize it.
Because they are important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow web pages to work more agile and adapted to your preferences, such as storing your language or the currency of your country. In addition, help those responsible for websites to improve their services, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them.
What cookies do we use?
Technical cookies: Are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist in it, for example, identify the session, access restricted access parts or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: These are those that allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined in their terminal or defined by the user. For example, the language, the type of browser through which you access the service, the selected content design, geolocation of the terminal and the regional configuration from where the service is accessed.
Third party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's device from a computer or domain that is not managed by us but by another entity, which will process the data obtained.
|Description: This cookie allows you to store a unique identifier per session through which it is possible to link necessary data to enable navigation in progress.|
|Description: This cookie checks if cookies are enabled by the browser.|
|Description: Saves the code of the language in which you are browsing.|
|Description: Used to recognize the device from which the user connects to visit the website. This cookie is valid for one month. A device contains the browser information (version and name), operating system and screen size of the device.|
|Description: Saves the identifier of a certain sales campaign.|
|Description: Used to register a visit. Every time you log in to the browser, we add this cookie, so the validity of it is only during the browser session.|
|Description: Navigation status to allow the use of the browser's forward / back button. |
How to configure cookies in the browser?
Most browsers currently allow the user to configure if they wish to accept cookies and which ones. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'Preferences' menu of your browser. These are the instructions to configure cookies in the main browsers:
Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings.
Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings.
Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Configuration.
Safari: Preferences -> Security.