1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are present as a rule in substantial numbers in each user's browser and at times they remain stored for long. They are used for several purposes ranging from IT authentication to the monitoring of browsing sessions up to the storage of specific information on user configurations in accessing a given server.
There are different categories of cookies; they differ according to the different purposes pursued. Some are used to make more effective the use of the Site, others to enable certain functionalities.
The cookies used through this Site allow to:
- track the pages you visit;
- ensure the operation of certain services;
- guarantee data security and integrity when information is exchanged;
- for anonymous statistics.
2. COOKIES CATEGORIES
You will find, here below, the different categories of cookies used by the Site with regard to the purpose of use:
2.1 Technical Cookies
Technical cookies are those used exclusively with a view to "carrying out the transmission of a communication on an electronic communications network, or insofar as this is strictly necessary to the provider of an information society service that has been explicitly requested by the contracting party or user to provide the said service”. This category of cookie allows the correct operation of certain sections of the Site. The technical cookies will therefore always be used and sent, unless the User changes the settings in his / her browser. They are not used for further purposes. For the installation of these cookies, the prior consent of Users is not required when used directly by the Site operator/manager.
Session cookie and permanent cookie
These are active technical cookies for the reference session only, which allow to temporarily store the information necessary to navigate from one page to another, avoiding re-entering them.
The use of these cookies is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary for the secure and efficient exploration of the Site.
The session cookies used on this Site avoid the use of other technologies that could compromise the privacy of Users' browsing and do not allow the acquisition of personal identification data.
Cookies may expire at the end of a browser session (the period between the opening of a browser window by the user and its closure) or may be stored for a longer period.
Session cookies expire when the browser session ends, while permanent cookies are stored on the user's device between browser sessions, for variable periods, and allow the User's preferences or actions to be memorized with respect to a website.
Those cookies allow users to browse according to pre-determined criteria (such as language)in order to improve the quality of the service. Those cookies do not record any type of information that can lead to the individual visitor user.
2.2 Profiling cookies
Profiling cookies are designed to create profiles related to the User and are used in order to end advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by them in the context of surfing the net.
Due to the particular invasiveness, that such cookies may have in the private sphere of Users, European and Italian legislation requires that the User must be adequately informed about their use, through a brief statement (banner) and an extended one on the Site, and that he/she must express his / her consent in this regard the first time he / she visits the Site.
Such consent can be expressed in a general manner, by interacting with the banner on the page of the Site, following the modalities indicated in the banner, or it can be provided or denied in a selective manner, according to the modalities indicated below. The Users’ consent is tracked on the occasion of subsequent visits. However, the User always has the possibility of revoking all or part of their consent already expressed.
By continuing to browse or closing this window, you consent to the installation of first-party profiling and marketing cookies.
If you wish to refuse the first-party profiling and marketing cookies you can click " I do not agree" or block them or disable them as allowed by your device or browser.
2.3 Profiling cookies
A cookie is a “first party cookie” (the so-called first party cookie) or a “third party cookie” (the so-called third party cookie) depending on the website or domain of origin.
The first party cookies are those cookies set and managed by the Site owner. For these cookies, the obligation of the information notice, the acquisition of the consent and / or allowing the possible blocking of the cookies is responsibility of the Site owner.
The third party cookies are those cookies set by a domain different than the one visited by the User.
For these cookies, the obligation of the information notice and of the illustration of the modalities for the eventual blocking of the cookies is responsibility of the third party, while the Site owner is only obliged to include on the Site the related link.
Analytical cookies of third parties
"Navigation analysis" cookies may be installed on the Site. These cookies are used to acquire completely anonymous information and which will be stored in aggregate format - for this reason it is not necessary to provide a formal consent - in relation to the visit modalities of the Users’ Site (such as: the most visited pages, the time spent on Site and the number of visitors).
The pre-mentioned activity is carried out through Google Analytics.
In any case, to manage or deactivate cookies visit the website: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=it.
Please note that the Google Analytics service is used with the adoption of appropriate measures to reduce the identifying power of cookies and to prevent the information collected from being cross-checked.
3. CONSENT TO THE PROCESSING AND MANAGEMENT OF COOKIES
By browsing the Site, the User accept this Policy and agrees on the processing of personal data in accordance with the content of this policy.
The user therefore has the possibility, at any time, to set the browser to accept all cookies, or only some, or to reject them, disabling their use by the site.
Moreover, the user can set the browser preferences so that he/she will be informed whenever a cookie is stored in the memory of his/her computer.
At the end of each browsing session, the collected cookies can be deleted from the hard disk.
Each browser has different procedures for managing settings, to eliminate cookies installed in the cookies folder of the used browser.
4. HOW TO DISABLE COOKIES BY SETTING THE BROWSER
The Please note that it is possible to check and delete single cookies also using the settings of most browsers.
Below we provide you with the links to the pages related to the management of cookies of the main browsers: Internet Explorer - Google Chrome - Mozilla Firefox - Safari
To disable Google Analytics on your browser: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/?hl=it