What is a Cookie?
Cookies are files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to the user’s device used when visiting a website. Its main purpose is to recognize the user each time you access http://www.aequogb.es/ and also allows us to improve the quality and usability of our website.
Cookies are essential to the functioning of the Internet; they cannot harm the user’s computer/device and, if enabled in your browser settings, help us to identify and resolve possible malfunctions of http://www.aequogb.es/ .
Types of Cookies
There are different kinds of cookies. They all work in the same way, but have small differences:
a) Session Cookies. Session cookies last only for the duration of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. Its main purpose is to identify the type of device, support website security or its basic functionality. They do not contain personal information that would allow us to identify an individual.
b) Persistent or Permanent Cookies: They are stored on the hard drive of the device and our website reads them every time you make a new visit to http://www.aequogb.es//; they have an expiration date, after which the cookie stops working. They allow us to identify your actions and preferences; analyze visits and help us understand how users reach our site and improve our services.
c) Functionality Cookies: They allow http://www.aequogb.es/ to remember decisions made by the user, such as login or identifier.
The information these cookies collect is anonymized (i.e., it does not contain your name, address, or other data).
d) Third Party Cookies. Third-party cookies are cookies set by a website other than the one you are visiting; for example, those used by social networks (such as Facebook) or external content plugins (such as Google Maps). In addition, some advertising companies use this type of file to track your visits on each site on which they advertise.
e) Analytical Cookies: These cookies are intended for periodic maintenance and to ensure the best performance and service to the user; collecting data on your activity.
a) First party cookies
In order to recognize you and provide you with a better service, our site uses its own cookies (small text files stored by your browser). The advantages of accepting our cookies translate into time savings. They may also be used to recognize you between successive visits to tailor the content displayed to you, to obtain information about the date and time of your last visit, to measure some traffic parameters within the site itself, and to estimate the number of visits made, so that we can target and adjust services and promotions more effectively.
No cookie allows us to contact you with your phone number, email address or any other means of contact. No cookie can extract information from your hard drive or steal personal information.
STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES
User session variable
b) Google Analytics Cookies
The site uses the Google Analytics service, which is provided by Google, Inc., an entity whose main office is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
These Google Analytics cookies generate an anonymous user ID, which is used to count how many times you visit http://www.aequogb.es/ . It also records the first and last time you visited the site. It also calculates when a session has ended, user origin and keywords.
User settings to avoid Cookies.
Thus, you can block cookies through your browser’s configuration tools or you can configure your browser to warn you when a server wants to save a cookie:
a) If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, under the menu option Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Configuration. Para saber más visita http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies y http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9.
b) If you use Firefox, in the menu option Tools > Options > Privacy > Cookies. To learn more visit http://support.mozilla.org/es/products/firefox/cookies
c) If you are using Chrome, in the Options section > Advanced options > Privacy. Para saber más http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
d) If you use Opera, in the Security and Privacy option, you can configure the browser. To learn more visit http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/