What are cookies
Cookies are small text files that are transferred to the user's computer from websites visited, including the Websites. Usually they are used to ensure a smooth functioning of the website and improved navigation, as they allow you to remember and communicate essential information about the use of the website to the owner, in this case the Data Controller.
Cookies can be stored permanently on the user's computer and have a variable duration (so-called persistent cookies), but they can also be automatically cancelled when the browser is closed or have a limited lifetime (so-called session cookies).
Cookies can be installed by websites that the user visits (so-called first-party cookies) or can be installed by other websites (so-called third-party cookies).
Cookies are used for different purposes, such as performing computer authentication, monitoring sessions, storing information about specific configurations concerning users accessing the server, etc.
Types of Cookies used and related purposes
The Websites use the following types of cookies:
- browsing or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website;
- analytical cookies, similar to technical cookies when used directly by the website operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they use the website;
- functionality cookies, which allow the user to browse according to a series of selected criteria in order to improve the service provided to the user;
These cookies are used by Google Analytics to perform statistical analysis on how users navigate the Websites, such as number of pages visited, number of clicks made on the page.
However, if you prefer not to install these cookies, you can change your browser setting so that you are notified of the presence of cookies and choose whether to accept them or not.
Managing cookie preferences
How to disable and delete cookies
Should you wish to disable the cookies, simply update your privacy settings in your browser. Most browsers are configured to accept, control or, if necessary, disable cookies through these settings. Please be aware that disabling browsing cookies or functionality cookies may cause an unsatisfactory functioning of the Websites and/or limit the service offered by the Data Controller.
Below is the path for managing and, if necessary, deleting cookies from the following browsers:
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/block-enable-or-allow-cookies
Chrome: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH19255? hl = en-IT & hlrm = en & hlrm = en
After performing these operations, however, some webpage functions may not perform correctly.
Communication and dissemination of data
Data collected through the cookies may be processed by employees and collaborators of the Data Controller as persons authorised to process the data and/or system administrators.
Such data may also be processed by companies and/or persons appointed by the Data Controller to carry out tasks of a technical and organizational nature. These companies are direct collaborators and perform the role of data processor. A constantly updated list is available on request by writing to the address indicated below or sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Data is kept for the time indicated in the following table:
TYPE OF COOKIE
Valid for the navigation session
Established by third parties, please refer to their policy
and in any case until the person concerned has expressly exercised the right of opposition.
Exercise of user rights
The User may exercise his/her rights at any time by sending:
- an e-mail to email@example.com;
- a registered letter to TAS S.p.A., Via Cristoforo Colombo 149, 00147 Rome (RM), Italy