A cookie is a small file that is stored on the user’s computer, mobile or tablet to access certain web pages, applications or platforms and allow them to recognise their users.
Cookies are currently essential for the functioning of the Internet, providing countless advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating navigation and usability.
Cookies help to tailor websites, applications and platforms to your personal needs.
Cookies cannot harm your computer. On the other hand, having them enabled can help identify and resolve errors, as well as improve user navigability.
Cookies allow, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing preferences of a user or their device.
Depending on who manages the domain from which cookies are sent and data is processed, a distinction is made between your own cookies and external cookies.
Cookies can also be classified according to the length of time they are stored in the user's browser, where a distinction is made between session cookies and persistent cookies.
Finally, depending on the purpose for which the collected information is processed, cookies can be divided into the following categories:
Different types of cookies are used on the website for different purposes; the cookies used are listed below:
These allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist within it, including those used to allow the management and operation of the website and enable its functions and services, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing parts of restricted access, remembering the elements that make up an order, making the purchase process of an order, managing the payment, controlling fraud linked to the security of the service, creating an application for registration or participation in an event, counting visits for the purposes of billing licences of the software with which the service works (website, platform or application), using security features during browsing, storing content for the broadcasting of videos or sound, enabling dynamic content (for example, animation of loading text or images) or sharing content through social networks.
Also belonging to this category, by their technical nature, are cookies that allow the management, as effectively as possible, of advertising spaces, as an element of design or “layout” of the service offered to the user, that the editor has included on a website, application or platform based on criteria such as the edited content, without collecting information from users for other purposes, such as customising that advertising content or other content.
These cookies do not require the user's informed consent.
For example, the language, the number of results to display when the user performs a search, the appearance or content of the service depending on the type of browser through which the user accesses the service or the region from which he/she accesses the service, etc.
These cookies may require the user's informed consent if the user chooses these features themselves (for example, if they select the language of a website by clicking on the relevant country flag icon).
The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform, in order to introduce improvements in the products or services offered based on the analysis of the usage data made by users of the service.
These cookies require the user's informed consent.
These cookies require the user's informed consent.
This type of information obtained through cookies will not be communicated to third parties, nor will it be used for unsolicited communications.
It is usually possible to stop accepting browser cookies, or to stop accepting cookies from a particular service.
All modern browsers allow to change cookie settings.
These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘Preferences’ of your browser menu.
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 will find a list of the most common browsers and the different names of this “private mode”:
Please note that if you accept third-party cookies, you will have to delete them from your browser options or from the system offered by the third party itself.
If you want to know more about the privacy conditions and use of third party cookies, you can access the cookie policies:
If the user does not allow the installation of cookies on their browser, they may not be able to access some sections of our website.
According to Articles 44 et seq. of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) transfers based on an adequacy decision of the European Commission or in case of adequate safeguards by a legally binding and enforceable document between public authorities and bodies, or by binding corporate rules, or standard clauses adopted or approved by the Commission, or by codes of conduct or certification mechanisms shall be lawful. Otherwise, authorisation from the competent supervisory authority or, failing this, the explicit consent of the data subject or another of the cases set out in art. 49 GDPR.
http://es.alu-gap.com/ does not make international transfers of your data.
http://es.alu-gap.com/ does not perform profiling of your browsing that leads to automated decision-making that may affect you legally or significantly.
http://es.alu-gap.com/ does not carry out processing of sensitive data.
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