What are cookies?
- Ensure that web pages can function properly.
- Store preferences, such as the language you have selected or the font size. Know the user’s browsing experience.
- Collect anonymous statistical information, such as what pages the user has visited or how long he has stayed on the website.
Typology, purpose and operation Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or permanent cookies.
The first expire when the user closes the browser.
The latter expire when the objective for which they serve is fulfilled (for example, so that the user remains identified on the website) or when they are manually deleted.
Additionally, depending on their objective, Cookies can be classified as follows:
Strictly necessary (techniques): These are essential for the proper functioning of the page. They are usually generated when the user accesses the website or signs in to it and is used to identify him on the website with the following objectives:
Keep the user identified so that, if he leaves the website, the browser or the device and At another time you access this website again, you will remain identified, thus facilitating your navigation without having to identify yourself again.
Check if the user is authorized to access certain services or areas of the website.
Performance: They are used to improve the browsing experience and optimize the operation of the website, such as storing service settings, or storing the purchase made in a shopping cart. Advertising: Are those that collect information about the ads shown to users of the website.
They can be of two types: Anonymous: They only collect information about the advertising spaces shown on the website, regardless of the user accessing the website, that is, without expressly identifying you.
Personalized: They collect personal information from the website user by a third party, for the personalization of said advertising spaces.
Geo-location: These Cookies are used to find out in which country or region the user is when accessing a website service in order to offer content or services appropriate to their location.
Analytics: They collect information about the user’s browsing experience on the website, usually anonymously, although sometimes they also allow the user to be uniquely and unequivocally identified in order to obtain reports on the interests of users in the services offered by the website.
Cookies used on this website Below is a table with the Cookies used on this website, incorporating a criterion of “level of intrusiveness” supported on a scale of 1 to 3, in which: Level 1: corresponds to Cookies strictly necessary for the provision of the service requested by the user. Level 2: corresponds to Performance Cookies (anonymous) necessary for the maintenance of content and navigation, of which it is only necessary to report on its existence. Level 3: corresponds to Cookies managed by third parties that allow user tracking through websites that the entity does not own. They usually correspond to advertising or analytical cookies where the user is uniquely and clearly identified.
Table of cookies used Cookie
Cookie Duration Type Purpose Intrusivity
JSESSIONID Technical Session Maintain a user’s session Level 1
_utma 2 years Analysis Internal Measurement with Google Analytics Level 3
_utmb 30 minutes Analysis Internal Measurement with Google Analytics Level 3
_utmc Analysis Session Internal Measurement with Google Analytics Level 3
_utmz 6 months Analysis Internal measurement with Google Analytics and AdWords Level 3
What happens when you disable Cookies?
Update of the Cookies Policy