Cookies policy

INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES

Following the entry into force of the amendment to the Law on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (Spanish acronym LSSICE) as established by Royal Decree 13/2012, it is obligatory to obtain the explicit consent of users of all web pages that use non-essential cookies before they browse through these pages.

 

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies and other similar technologies such as local shared objects, flash cookies or pixels are tools used by web servers to store and retrieve information about their visitors, as well as helping the site to function properly.

 

Their use allows the web server to remember certain data as regards users, such as their preferences for viewing pages on the server, usernames and passwords, products that most interest them, etc.

 

COOKIES AFFECTED BY AND EXEMPT FROM REGULATIONS

According to an EU directive, cookies that require informed consent by users are analytical, advertising and affiliate cookies, with the exception of those of a technical nature and those necessary for the website to function or to provide services expressly requested by users.

 

WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE THERE?

There are five main groups of cookies:

§  Analytical cookies: These collect information about the use of the website.

§  Social cookies: These are necessary for external social networks.

§  Affiliate cookies: These allow tracking of visits from other websites, with which the website establishes an affiliation contract (affiliate companies).

§  Advertising and behavioural cookies: These collect information about the user’s personal preferences and choices (retargeting).

§  Technical and functional cookies: These are strictly required to use the website and for the provision of the contracted service.

 

COOKIES USED ON THIS WEBSITE

§  PREF: The use of location services such as Google Maps involves the installation of these cookies – 2 years.

§  APISID: These are used to remember user preferences while browsing – 2 years.

§  SAPISID: 2 years.

§  SSID: These are also used by Google to calculate the number of users using their maps – 2 years.

§  khcookie: Session.

§  testcookie: 6 months.

§  NID: These are used to make advertising more attractive – 6 months.

§  HSID, SID: These are used to provide security mechanisms to prevent unauthorised access to user access data or information provided by users in contact forms – 2 years.

§  CONSENT cookie of Google Maps, which is used so that the Google map can function on the contact page.

§  cfduid: These are established by the CloudFlare service to identify trusted web traffic. They do not correspond to any user ID in the web application, nor do they store any personally identifiable data.

§  https://support.cloudflare.com/hc/en-us/articles/200170156-What-does-the-CloudFlare-cfduid-cookie-do-: Expires after 5 months.

§  CAKEPHP: Cookies used by the website to identify a session.

 

Click on the following link for more information about Google cookies: https://policies.google.com/technologies/types?hl=en

 

Withdrawal of consent to install cookies.

 

How to delete cookies from your browser.

 

Chrome

1. Select the Tools icon

2. Click on Settings.

3. Click on Show Advanced Settings.

4. Click on Content Settings in the Privacy.

- Delete cookies: Click on All Cookies and Site Data.

- Do not allow cookies to be stored.

5. Click on Clear Browsing Data (clear the cache).

6. Close and restart the browser.

 

Click on the following link for more information about Chrome:

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en&co=GENIE.Platform=Desktop

 

Internet Explorer Version 11

1. Select Tools | Internet Options.

2. Click on General tab.

3. Click on Delete Browsing History on exit in the Browsing History section.

4. Select Delete Files.

5. Select Delete Cookies.

6. Click on Delete.

7. Click on OK.

8. Close and restart the browser.

 

Click on the following link for more information about Internet Explorer:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

 

Firefox Version 18

1. Select Firefox | History | Clear Recent History.

2. Click on the down arrow next to Details.

3. Select the following checkboxes: Cookies, Cache, Active Logins.

4. Using the Delete Time Interval from the drop-down menu, select All.

5. Click on Clear Now.

6. Close and restart the browser.

 

You can accept or reject cookies individually in Firefox Preferences in the History section available under Tools > Options > Privacy.

 

Click on the following link for more information about Mozilla Firefox: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/privacy/websites/

 

Safari Version 5.1

1. Select the Safari icon | Edit | Restore Safari.

2. Select the following checkboxes: Clear History, Remove All Website Data.

3. Click on Restore.

4. Close and restart the browser.

 

Click on the following link for more information about Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042

 

Opera

Options – Advanced – Cookies.

 

The options for cookies control how Opera manages these and therefore their acceptance or rejection.

 

Click on the following link for more information about Opera:

https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies

 

Other browsers

Check the instructions for the browser you have installed.