What is a cookie?
Cookies are files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to the user’s device used when visiting a website. Its main purpose is to recognize the user each time you access and also allows us to improve the quality and usability of our website.
Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet; they cannot damage the user’s computer/device and if enabled in your browser settings, they help us to identify and resolve possible malfunctions of http://portamediterranea.com.
Types of Cookies
There are different types of cookies. They all work in the same way but have small differences:
a) Session Cookies: Last only for the duration of your visit and are closed when the browser is closed. Its main purpose is to identify the type of device, support website security or its basic functionality. They do not contain personal information that would allow us to identify an individual.
b) Persistent or Permanent Cookies: They are stored on the hard drive of the device and our website reads them every time you make a new visit to the web and has an expiration date or expiration date determined, fulfilled which the cookie stops working. It allows us to identify your actions and preferences, analyze visits and help us understand how users reach our site and improve our services.
c) Functionality Cookies: They allow remembering decisions made by the user, such as login or identifier. The information these cookies collect is anonymized (i.e., it does not contain your name, address or any other information).
d) Third-party cookies: Third-party cookies are cookies set by a website other than the one you are visiting; for example, those used by social networks (such as Facebook) or by external content plugins (such as Google Maps). In addition, some advertising companies use this type of file to track your visits to each site on which they advertise.
e) Analytical Cookies: These cookies are intended for periodic maintenance and to ensure the best performance and service to the user, collecting data on their activity.
By accessing the website, you expressly agree that we can use this type of cookies on your devices. If you disable cookies, your navigation may not be optimal and some of the utilities available may not work properly.
a) Own Cookies: In order to recognize you and provide you with a better service, our site uses own cookies (small text files that your browser stores). The advantage of accepting our cookies translates into time savings. They can also be used to recognize you between successive visits and thus adapt the content shown to you to obtain information about the date and time of your last visit as well as measure some traffic parameters within the site itself and estimate the number of visits made; so that we can focus and adjust services and promotions more effectively. No cookie allows us to contact you with your phone number, email address or any other means of contact. No cookie can extract information from your hard drive or steal personal information.
User settings to avoid Cookies
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a) if you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, in the Menu option/ Tools/Internet Options/Privacy/Settings. To learn more visit http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies and http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/window7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-g
b) if you use Firefox, under Menu/ Tools/Options/Privacy/Privacy/Cookies and if you want to know more, visit http://support.mozilla.org/es/products/firefox/privacy-and-security.
c) if you use Chrome, in the Options/Advanced Options/Privacy section and to learn more, visit http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647.
d) and if you use Opera, in the Security and Privacy option you can configure the browser. To learn more, visit http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/