What are Cookies?
Cookies are small text files stored on the device used by the user (computer, tablet, smartphone …), when is visiting a website in order to improve the experience.
What Cookies are for?
Cookies are used to store informations on the browser to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later, even after days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, based on user preferences, by the single browser on the specific device used.
There are different types of cookies. Some are necessary to be able to browse the web site more easily with automated procedures (e.g. login, language …), other cookies have different purposes such as ensuring internal security, managing the system, performing statistical analyzes, understanding which sections of the site are more interesting for users or offer a personalized visit to the web site.
Cookies are categorized as follows:
Session cookies are essential in order to distinguish between connected users, and are useful to prevent a requested functionality from being provided to the wrong user, as well as for security purposes to prevent cyber attacks on the site. Session cookies do not contain personal data and last only for the current session, i.e. until the browser is closed. The agreement is not required for them.
Functionality cookie (or persistent cookies)
Functionality cookies are strictly necessary for the use of the web site, in particular they are linked to an express request for functionality by the user (such as login). These cookies remain stored in the user’s device until a certain termination date is reached (in terms of minutes, days or years from the creation / update of the cookie). The agreement is not required for them.
Third party cookies
This web site also acts as an intermediary for third-party cookies, used to provide additional services and features to user and to improve the use of the site itself, such as buttons for social networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn …), or video (Youtube). This web site has no control over these cookies, which are entirely managed by third parties. As a result of this, informations on the use and purpose of the same, as well as on the methods for any disabling, are provided directly by third parties.
In particular, the web site can use the following tools, which generate third-party cookies:
- Google Analytics
- Widget Google Maps
- Google Fonts
- Google reCAPTCHA (spam protection)
- Social Network Plugin
TRANSFER OF DATA TO NON-EU COUNTRIES
This site may share some of the data collected with services located outside the European Union area. In particular with Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, through social plugins and the Google Analytics service. The transfer is authorized on the basis of specific decisions of the European Union and of the Guarantor for the protection of personal data, in particular the decision 1250/2016 (Privacy Shield) for which no further consent is required. The companies mentioned above guarantee their adherence to the Privacy Shield.
INSIGHTS THIRD PARTY RULES
For more informations on the use of data and their processing by third parties, it is recommended to view the informations on the appropriate pages. In particular, with regard to social networks, the main ones are mentioned:
- Types of cookies used by Google
- Safeguarding of Google Analytics data
- Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites
- Vimeo, LLC data disclosure
- Information on the data of Google Inc.
- Facebook data policy
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Furthermore, if you want to disable the saving of cookies by Google Analitycs, install this add-on on your browser.
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Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make the user experience more efficient.
The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.
This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
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