What are “cookies”?
“Cookies” are small software tags which are stored in your computer by your browser, holding only the information related to your preferences, not including your personal data.
What are cookies for?
Cookies are intended to support the definition of the usefulness, interest and number of the website utilization, enabling a faster and more effective browsing and eliminating the need of repeatedly inserting the same information.
What type of cookies do we use?
There are two types of cookies that can be used.
Persistent cookies – stored at the browser level on your access devices (computer, mobile phone and tablet) and used whenever you return to one of our websites. Typically used to target the browsing towards the user’s interests, enabling us to provide a more customized service.
Session cookies – temporary cookies that remain on the cookies archive of your browser until you leave the website. The information collected by these cookies is used to analyse web traffic patterns, enabling us to determine issues and to provide a better browsing experience.
Type of cookies
Strictly necessary cookies – enable your browsing and use of applications, as well as your access to protected areas. Without them, the requested services may not be provided.
Analysis cookies – anonymously used to create and assess statistics, in order to enhance the website performance.
Functional cookies – record the user’s preferences regarding the use of the website, so you don’t need to set the website up again whenever you access it.
Third-party cookies – measure the efficiency of applications and third-party advertisement. Can also be used to customize a widget with user data.
Advertising cookies – target advertisement according to the user’s interests and limit the ads displaying times, helping to measure the advertisement efficiency and the website success.
How can you manage cookies?
All browsers enable users to accept, refuse or delete cookies, namely by selecting the proper definitions. You can set cookies up at the “Option” or “Preferences” tabs on your browser. However, note that, upon disabling cookies, some web services may not run properly, which may in turn impair, total or partially, the website access.