WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a file downloaded to your computer when accessing certain web pages. Cookies allow, among other things, a web page to store and retrieve information on the browsing habits of a user or its device and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their device they can be used to recognize the user. The user’s browser stores cookies on the hard drive only during the current session, which takes up minimal memory space and causes no damage to the computer. Cookies do not contain any type of specific personal information and most of them are removed from the hard drive at the end of the browser session (called session cookies).
In general, most browsers accept cookies and, regardless of these, allow or forbid temporary or stored cookies in security settings.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE USED ON OUR SITE?
- Technical cookies: These are the ones that allow the user to navigate through on a webpage, platform or application and use different existing options or services, such as traffic control and data communication, session identification, accessing items with restricted access, registration requests or participation in an event, or if you use security elements when browsing, store the content of videos or sounds to distribute or share via social networks.
- Analytical cookies: those that are processed either by us or by third parties allowing us to quantify the number of users and thus perform the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users of the page. We use it to analyse your browsing on our site to improve the possible contents.
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
The website www.adelfas.org may use third-party services which, on behalf of ADELFAS, will collect information for statistical purposes, on the use of the site by the user and for the provision of other services related to the activity of the website and other Internet services.
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer:
- Safari: If you want to disable cookies in the Safari browser, go to Preferences and, in the Privacy panel, choose Block cookies.
To use the website, the user does not need to allow the installation of cookies sent by the website or third parties acting on his behalf, irrespective of the need for the user to begin a session, as such in each of the services requiring prior registration and or “login”.