Cookies are files that are installed on your computer by websites. They are tools which play an essential role when offering many services associated with today's information societies. Among other things, they allow the website to store and retrieve information on the browsing habits of a user or his/her computer and, depending on the information that is obtained, they may be used to recognise the user and improve the service that is offered.
Types of cookies
There are two types of cookies depending on who is the entity that manages the website from which the cookies are sent and how the data is obtained.
They can also be classed as session cookies or persistent cookies, depending on the period of time they remain stored in the user's browser.
Finally, another classification exists with five types depending on what the data obtained will be used for: technical cookies, personalised cookies, analysis cookies, advertising cookies and marketing behaviour cookies.
Cookies used on the website
Below is a list of the cookies that are used on this website, with their details and purpose:
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service developed by Google, which measures and analyses browsing habits on the website. 4 cookies of this service can be seen in your browser. In accordance with the types described earlier on, these are own cookies, session cookies and analysis cookies. More information on these cookies and how to deactivate them can be found at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.
Using web analysis, information is obtained on the number of users who access the web, the number of pages visited, the frequency of these visits and if users return, how long they last, the browser that is used, the operator providing the service, the language, the computer used, and the city to which the IP address is assigned to. This information allows for an improved and more appropriate service on behalf of this website.
Other cookies that are installed are technical cookies called 'ASPSESSIONIDxxxxxxxx' and ''CYPE_bimserver''. These cookies store unique identified data on sessions, allowing for the required data to be exchanged so the browsing session is completed and the "private area" can be used.
Accepting the cookies policy
Following this information, following actions may be carried out:
I accept: This warning will not be displayed again when any page of the website is accessed.
If you click on "our cookies policy", you may obtain more information on what cookies are, know CYPE's cookies policy and modify your browser configuration.
How to modify the cookies configuration
You may restrict, block or delete CYPE's cookies or cookies from any other website, using your browser. The process to follow is different for each browser. The "Help" function will indicate how to complete these actions.
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies.
Furthermore, stored cookies can be managed in your browser using the following tools:
Your online choices: http://www.ghostery.com/.
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