A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain websites. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or his/her computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way he/she uses his/her computer, they can be used to recognise the user.
There are two types of cookies, permanent and temporary (session cookies). Permanent cookies are stored on the computer or mobile device for a period of time not exceeding 12 months. Session cookies are stored temporarily and disappear when the browser is closed.
- Recognize the User when he/she logs in and understand how he/she arrived at the website in order to provide relevant information and content to the User
- Remember your preferences in the use of the Web or App features
- Fighting fraud
- Analyzing surfing habits for advertising purposes
Cookies can be deleted from the computer or mobile device by using the browser. For instructions on how to manage and delete cookies, simply go to the "Help" tab of your browser and the cookies can be deactivated or you can be notified every time a new cookie is sent to your computer or mobile device. However, if the User deactivates the cookies, he/she will lose a series of functionalities and advantages that are decisive for the use of the website.
To allow, know, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer you can do so by configuring the options of the browser installed on your computer.
You can find information on how to do this in the case you use it as a browser: