What are “Cookies”?
A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. When you visit it again, the cookie allows that site to recognize your browser. Cookies may store user preferences and other information. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some website features or services may not function properly without cookies.
How we use “Cookies”?
Types of “Cookies”
According to the entity who manage the cookies:
- First Party cookies: cookies managed by us.
- Third Party cookies: cookies managed by a third party.
According to the cookie expiration time:
- Session cookies: remain in your browser during your browser session only, i.e. until you leave the website.
- Persistent cookies: remain in your browser after the session (unless deleted by you).
According to the data purpose:
- Performance cookies: collect information about your use of the website, such as web pages visited and any error messages; they do not collect personally identifiable information, and the information collected is aggregated such that it is anonymous. Performance cookies are used to improve how a website works.
- Analysis cookie: allow the responsible to monitor and analyze the behavior of users of the web sites. The information gathered through such cookies is used for measuring the activity of web sites in order to make improvements based on the usage data analysis.