A cookie is a file downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about a user's browsing habits or computer. Depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, they can be used to recognize the user.
Cookies can be:
Own Cookies: These are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third-party cookies: These are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
Session Cookies: These cookies are designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.
Technical Cookies: These are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform, or application and use the different options or services it exists as, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access restricted parts, remember the elements that make up an order, make the buying process of an order, make the application for registration or participation in an event, use security features while browsing, store content for broadcast video or sound or share content via social networks.
Analysis Cookies: These allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of users of the websites to which they are linked. Information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, applications, or platforms and for the elaboration of browsing profiles of the users of sites, applications, and media, to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage data of the users of the service.
How to manage cookies in the browser?
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer: