Cookies are archives which can be downloaded to your computer from web pages. They are tools which have an essential role in the delivery of numerous services from the company. Amongst others they allow a web page to store and recuperate information about the navigation habits of the user or of their equipment and depending on the information obtained, can be used to recognize the user and improve the services offered. Types of cookies
Depending on the company that manage the domain from where they send the cookies and how they deal with the data obtained you can distinguish between two types: own cookies or cookies belonging to third parties.
There is also a second classification depending on the length of time that that the browser of the client allows them to be stored, they could be session or persistent cookies.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the final need of the data obtained: technical cookies, personalization cookies, analysis cookies, publicity cookies and shared publicity cookies.
For more information with respect to the above you can have a look at the www.agpd.es/portalwebAGPD/canaldocumentacion/publicaciones/common/Guias/Guia_Cookies.pdf
Cookies used in the web page
Next we will look at the cookies used in this portal as well as what type they are and their function.
The webpage of Invent Farma uses Google Analytics, a web analytical service developed by Google, that allows the mediation and analysis of the navigation in the web pages. In your browser you can see 8 cookies from this service. According to the typology listed above these are own, session and analysis cookies. You can find more information about this and how to inhibit the use of these cookies at: http://www.google.es/intl/eng/analytics/learn/privacy.html.
Through the analytical web you can obtain information related to the number of users that enter the web, the number of pages visited, frequency, repetition of the visits, duration, the browser used, the operator loaning the service, language, the terminal used or the city in which the IP has been assigned. This information allows for a better and more appropriate service on behalf of this portal.
How to modify the cookie configuration
You can restrict, block or delete the cookies of the webpage from Invent Farma or any other webpage using your browser. In each browser the operation is different, the “help” section show how to do this:
- Internet Explorer: windows.microsoft.com/es-xl/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-10
- FireFox: support.mozilla.org/es/kb/Borrar%20cookies
- Chrome: support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
- Safari: apple.com/es/privacy/use-of-cookies
Also, you can manage the storing of cookies in your browser using tools such as the following:
- Ghostery: www.ghostery.com
- Your online choices: www.youronlinechoices.com/es