THE SECOND SECTION OF ARTICLE 22 OF THE LSSI ESTABLISHES
2. Service providers may use data storage and retrieval devices on recipients' terminal equipment, provided that they have given their consent after they have been provided with clear and complete information on their use, in particular, on the purposes of data processing, in accordance with the provisions of Organic Law 15/1999, of December 13, on the Protection of Personal Data.
When technically possible and effective, the consent of the recipient to accept the treatment of the data may be provided through the use of the appropriate parameters of the browser or other applications, provided that the recipient must proceed with its configuration during its installation or update through an action. express to that effect. The foregoing will not prevent possible storage or access of a technical nature for the sole purpose of transmitting a communication over a communication network.
1. Definition and function of cookies.
What are cookies? A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment, they can be used to recognize the user.
2.- How do cookies work?
Cookies can only store text. No personal information will be stored in a cookie, nor can it be associated with an identified or identifiable person. The data allows this website to keep your information between pages, and also to analyze how to interact with the website. Cookies are safe as they can only store the information that was put in place by the browser, which is information that the user has entered in the browser or that is included in the page request. It cannot execute the code and it cannot be used to access your computer. If a web page encrypts the cookie information, only the web page can read the information.
3.-What types of cookies does this website use?
The cookies used by this website can be distinguished according to the following criteria:
a.- Types of cookies according to the entity that manages them.
Own cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third-party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor himself but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
b.- Types of cookies according to the period of time they remain activated.
Session cookies: They are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that only interests to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion.
Persistent cookies: They are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
c.- Types of cookies according to their purpose
Technical cookies: These are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist in it, such as controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, access parts of restricted access, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the process of purchasing an order, make a request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements while browsing, store content for dissemination of videos or sound or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: These are those that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user's terminal.
Analysis cookies: These are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and to create navigation profiles of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements in function of the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service.
4.- How to deactivate or eliminate cookies
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer. If you do not accept cookies, the website may not work correctly.
6.- Informed consent.