Cookies are short fragments of text that allow the web server to store information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or afterwards, even after days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, based on user preferences, by the single browser on the specific device used (computer, tablet, smartphone). Similar technologies, such as, for example, transparent GIFs and all forms of local storage introduced with HTML5 can be used to collect information on user behavior and the use of services. While browsing, these types of cookies will be installed on the site: session, analytical and third-party profiling, and later in this document we will refer to cookies and all similar technologies by simply using the term “cookie”.
Technical cookies: these are used only to “carry out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service “. They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner or operator of the website. They can be divided into navigation or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website; functionality cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria in order to improve the service provided to the user. For their installation, users’ prior consent is not required, while the obligation to provide information pursuant to art. 13 of the Code, which the site operator, if he uses only these devices, will be able to provide in the manner he deems most suitable.
Profiling cookies: they are those designed to create user profiles and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the same in the context of surfing the net. Due to the particular invasiveness that these devices may have in the private sphere of users, European and Italian legislation provides that the user must be adequately informed about their use and thus express their valid consent. Article 122 of the Code provides that “the storage of information in the terminal device of a contractor or user or access to information already stored is only allowed on condition that the contractor or user has given his consent after having been informed in the simplified procedures referred to in article 13, paragraph 3 ″ (art. 122, paragraph 1, of the Code). This site uses profiling cookies.
Third-party cookies: By visiting the website you can receive cookies from sites managed by other organizations (third parties), such as the scripts or social plugins of Facebook, Twitter, Google, LinkedIn. These are parts of the page visited, generated directly by the aforementioned sites and integrated into the page of the host site. The most common use of social plugins is aimed at sharing content on social networks. The presence of these involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites managed by third parties. The management of the information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant information to which please refer. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, the web addresses of the various information and methods for managing cookies are shown below.
HOW TO MANAGE AND DEACTIVATE COOKIES
The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies using the settings of his browser. The usability of public content is also possible by completely disabling cookies while the total or partial disabling of technical cookies can compromise the use of the site features reserved for registered users. Disabling “third party” cookies, on the other hand, does not affect the navigability of the sites in any way. The setting can be defined specifically for the different websites and web applications. Furthermore, browsers generally allow you to customize the settings for the different types of cookies, define whether to accept them or not and proceed with their removal.
Here are the links to the main browsers:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=it
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Gestione%20dei%20cookie
Per saperne di più su come gestire i cookie nel suo browser: http://aboutcookies.org
Per maggiori informazioni sui cookie e per gestire le sue preferenze sui cookie di profilazione di terza parte la invitiamo a visitare: http://www.youronlinechoices.com
OTHER THIRD PARTY COOKIES
By visiting a website you can receive cookies both from the visited site (“owners”), and from sites managed by other organizations (“third parties”). An example is the presence of “social plugins” for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, etc. These are parts of the visited page generated directly by the aforementioned sites and integrated into the host site page. The most common use of social plugins is aimed at sharing content on social networks.
The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites managed by third parties. The management of the information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant information to which please refer. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, the web addresses of the various information and methods for managing cookies are shown below.