What are cookies?
Their functions can be very varied: to store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, enable certain technical functionalities, store and retrieve information on the browsing habits or preferences of a user or their equipment to the point, sometimes, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your equipment, of being able to recognise you. A cookie is stored on a computer in order to personalise and facilitate the user’s browsing as much as possible. Cookies are only associated with a user and their computer and do not provide references that allow the user’s personal data to be deduced. The user may configure their browser to notify or reject the installation of cookies sent by the website.
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to work more quickly and adapt to the user’s preferences, for example, by storing their language or the currency of their country. They also help website operators to improve the services they offer; thanks to the statistical information they collect through them.
The specific uses we make of these technologies are described below.
What types of cookies do we use and what do we use them for?
Necessary or technical cookies: these are necessary for the operation of the website; they store information to make browsing possible. They are also used to store the user’s personalised configuration on dynamic websites: colour, design, layout, etc. Security cookies: these are used to prevent external attacks against the website or the users who browse it.
Analytical cookies: these are a type of cookie used to collect statistics on user activity when visiting the website and general website activity. The information collected is anonymous and allows us to optimise browsing on our website and guarantee the best service to the user. The user can exclude their activity by means of the opt-out systems provided by the analytical tools.
NAME / DURATION / PURPOSE
- _ga / 2 years / It is used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data, it also performs the tracking site usage for web analytics reporting. This cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognise unique visitors.
- _gat / 1 day / Used to monitor the request rate.
- _gid / 1 day / Stores information about how visitors use the website, while at the same time creates an analytical report on the performance of the website. Some of the data collected includes the number of visitors, their source and the pages they visit anonymously.
We also inform you that our website uses the WordPress platform, a service provided by Automattic Inc. in the United States and in Europe by Aut O’Mattic A8C Ireland Ltd. Currently, for European users, Automattic Inc. continues to guarantee the same levels of security in the processing of data as those required by its previous certification and membership of the Privacy Shield, and has articulated as a means of strengthening security in the transfer of data of European citizens, its commitment in accordance with the standard contractual clauses published on its website, which you can consult at the following link: https://es.wordpress.org/about/privacy/ and athttps://automattic.com/es/privacy/
You can consult the cookies that WordPress uses at https://es.wordpress.org/about/privacy/cookies/ and the information it collects when you visit the website at https://automattic.com/privacy-notice/ Below are some of the cookies it uses, however, before accepting their installation we recommend that you read the full information via the link above:
NAME / DURATION / PURPOSE
- devicePixelRatio / 1 year / Used to make the site to the size of the visitor’s screen
- wordpress_test_cookie Session / Tests that the browser accepts cookies
- _ga / 2 years / Google Analytics: used to differentiate between users
- _gat_<property-id> / 1 minute / Google Analytics: used to accelerate the request rate.
- _gid / 1 day / Google Analytics: used to differentiate between users
Configuration of preferences and disabling cookies. From our cookies configurator the user can, by ticking the corresponding box, decide which cookies he/she wants to be installed in his/her browser. If you save your choice without having selected any cookie, it will be equivalent to the rejection of all cookies except the necessary ones.
The user can also configure their browser to accept, or not, the cookies they receive or for the browser to warn them when a server wants to save a cookie or delete them from their computer. Web browsers are the tools in charge of storing cookies and this is where you should exercise your right to delete or deactivate them. Truccsa cannot guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by the browsers referred to.
Instructions can be found in the security settings in your web browser. Examples:
- If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, under the menu option Tools> Internet Options > Privacy> Settings.
- If you use Firefox, under the menu option Tools > Options> Privacy > Cookies.
- If you use Google Chrome, under the menu option Settings > Show advanced options > Privacy > Content settings.
- If you use Safari, under the menu option Preferences > Security.
You can use the Help section on the toolbar of most browsers to change the settings on your computer, however, some features of our online services may not work or may be more difficult to access if you refuse all cookies. Many browsers allow you to activate a private mode whereby cookies are always deleted after your visit. Depending on the browser, this private mode may have different names, below you can find a list of the most common browsers and the different names of this “private mode”:
- Internet Explorer 8 and above: InPrivate
- FireFox 3.5 and above: Private Browsing
- Google Chrome 10 and above: Incognito
- Safari 2 and above: Private Browsing
- Opera 10.5 and above: Private Browsing
Please read the help section of your browser carefully to learn more about how to activate “private mode”. You will still be able to visit our website even if your browser is in “private mode”, however, the user experience may not be optimal and some utilities may not work. In the case of blocking or not accepting the installation of cookies it is possible that certain services offered by our website that require their use may be disabled and, therefore, may not be available to you so you will not be able to take full advantage of all that our website and applications offer you.
Visit aboutcookies.org to learn how to manage and delete cookies. You can also visit youronlinechoices.eu (European) to learn what advertising cookies are and how they are managed. Here are some specific logging programs available: Google Analytics – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Modification of the conditions of use Truccsa reserves the right to develop, modify or update the conditions of use of the present web page at any time and the user must therefore read them periodically.