What is a cookie?
Cookies are little strings of text exchanged between a web site and a browser of the user, each time he log into a website. These strings don't contain executable code, they are used for different activitie, like automatic autentication, keep track of the sessions, store information to improve the surfing of the site or the user's browsing experience. Each domain visited through a browser can set one or more cookies. An internet page can contain objects that come from many different domains and each of them can set cookies (in this case called "third parts"). Using cookies improves the browsing experience on the website and can keep the settings chosen during your next visit.
The general provision of the Privacy Authority n. 229 of 08/05/2014, published on the G.U. n. 126 of 03/06/2014, defines two types of cookies:
- Technical cookies: used only to allow the transmission of a communication, to complete a service requested by the user or to make statistical requests; they are necessary for the correct functioning of some sections of the site.
- Profiling cookies: used to record the behavior of a user and the preferences expressed in order to send advertising messages in line with his profile.
Types of cookies used by this website
The website www.clfspa.it
uses technical cookies, with respect to which, pursuant to art. 122 of Legislative Decree 196/2003, privacy code, and the Provision of the Guarantor of May 8, 2014, no consent is required from the party concerned. Technical cookies are distinguished in:
- Browsing or session cookies:
They guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website, allowing, for example, to authenticate to access restricted areas.
- Functionality Cookies:
They allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria, for example the language, in order to improve the service provided by the same.
The website www.clfspa.it
also uses third-parts cookies, in particular:
Google Analytics cookies are used directly by the website operator to collect information, in aggregate and anonymous form, on the number of users and how they visit the site (for example, data on the pages visited, time spent on the site, how the site was reached) in order to report website trends without identifying individual visitors.
The data generated by Google Analytics are stored by google as indicated in the information available at the following link https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
How do I disable cookies?
Most browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) are configured to accept cookies. However, all browsers allow you to control and disable cookies through browser settings. Remember that disabling navigation cookies or functional cookies can cause the site to malfunction and / or limit the service offered.
Here are the links to access the procedures to disable cookies from the most popular browsers:
Microsoft Windows Explorer
Finally, to get information on the cookies stored on your terminal and disable them individually, please refer to the link http://www.youronlinechoices.com/it/le-tue-scelte