What are cookies?
Cookies are a set of data that a server deposits in the user’s browser to collect standard Internet registration information and information on the behavior of visitors on a website. That is, they are small text files that are stored on the computer’s hard drive and that serve to identify the user when they connect back to the website. Its purpose is to record the user’s visit and save certain information. Its use is common and frequent on the web because it allows pages to work more efficiently and achieve greater personalization and analysis of user behavior.
What types of cookies are there?
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or permanent cookies. The first ones expire when the user closes the browser. The second ones expire depending on when the objective for which they serve is fulfilled (for example, so that the user remains identified in WINTERMAUL services) or when they are manually deleted. Additionally, depending on its purpose, cookies can be classified as follows:
This type of Cookie remembers your preferences for the tools found in the services, so you do not have to reconfigure the service each time you visit. As an example, this typology includes: Volume adjustments of video or sound players. The video transmission speeds that are compatible with your browser. The objects stored in the “shopping cart” in the e-commerce services such as stores.
These cookies are used to find out what country you are in when a service is requested. This cookie is completely anonymous, and is only used to help guide the content to your location.
Registration cookies are generated once the user has registered or subsequently opened their session, and are used to identify you in the services with the following objectives:
Keep the user identified so that, if a service, the browser or the computer closes and another time or another day enters the service again, it will remain identified, facilitating its navigation without having to re-identify itself. This functionality can be suppressed if the user presses the [close session] functionality, so that this cookie is deleted and the next time it enters the service the user will have to log in to be identified.
Check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest.
Additionally, some services may use connectors with social networks such as Facebook or Twitter. When the user registers in a service with credentials of a social network, it authorizes the social network to keep a persistent Cookie that remembers its identity and guarantees access to the services until it expires. The user can delete this Cookie and revoke access to services through social networks by updating their preferences in the social network that they specify.
Each time a user visits a service, a tool from an external provider generates an analytic cookie on the user’s computer. This cookie that is only generated during the visit, will serve in future visits to the services of WINTERMAUL to identify the visitor anonymously. The main objectives that are pursued are:
Allow the anonymous identification of navigating users through the cookie (identifies browsers and devices, not people) and therefore the approximate count of the number of visitors and their trend over time.
Identify anonymously the most visited content and therefore more attractive to users. Know if the user that is accessing is new or repeat visit.
Important: Unless the user decides to register in a service of WINTERMAUL, the cookie will never be associated with any personal data that can identify you. These cookies will only be used for statistical purposes that help optimize the experience of users on the site.
This type of cookies allow you to expand the information of the ads displayed to each anonymous user in the services of WINTERMAUL. Among others, it is stored the duration or frequency of display of advertising positions, the interaction with them, or the browsing patterns and / or user behaviors that help to shape a profile of advertising interest. In this way, they allow to offer advertising related to the interests of the user.
Third party cookies
Third-party cookies are cookies that are installed on a website that is not the one that is being visited at the current time. Some advertising companies can use these types of cookies to track users, being these third companies those that perform the installation of these cookies.
GOOGLE ANALYTICS SERVICE
The site uses the Google Analytics service, which is provided by Google, Inc., entity whose main office is at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States.
Google analytics does not collect personal data of visitors to this website. The main functions of google cookies are:
• Determine the domain to study.
• Distinguish between unique users.
• Remember the number and time of previous visits.
• Collect information about the origin of the traffic.
• Determine the duration of a session.
• Determine the value of the personalized tracking variables.
OUR COOKIES POLICY
The cookies used on our website are our own as well as those of third parties, they are, in any case, temporary and with the sole purpose of beginning the session, monitoring, analysis and behavior of users on the web, as well as managing as effectively as possible. advertising space. The third party cookies we use are from Google, in question two services such as GOOGLE ANALYTICS. In no case will cookies be used to collect personal or private information from visitors.
How can I disable cookies in my browser?
You can configure different browsers to notify the user of the reception of cookies and, if desired, prevent their installation on the computer. Also, the user can check in his browser what cookies he has installed and what is the expiration term of the same, being able to eliminate them.
For more information, consult the instructions and manuals of your browser:
For more information about the management of cookies in Google Chrome: https: //support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647? Hl = en
For more information about the management of cookies in Internet Explorer: http: //windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/cookies-frequently-asked-questions
For more information on the management of cookies in Mozilla Firefox: http: //support.mozilla.org/en/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
For more information on the administration of cookies in Safari: http://www.apple.com/en/privacy/use-of-cookies/
For more information about the administration of cookies in Opera: http: //help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html
If you wish to stop being followed by Google Analytics visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout