What are cookies?
Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer by websites.They are tools that play an essential role in the provision of numerous information society services. Among other things, they allow a website to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information obtained, they can be used to recognise the user and improve the service offered.
Depending on the entity that manages the domain from which the cookies are sent and processes the data obtained, two types of cookies can be distinguished:
Own cookies: those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from equipment or domains managed by the by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third-party cookies: those that 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.
In the event that the cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the length of time they remain stored in the client's browser, These can be:
Session cookies: designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are are often used to store information that is only relevant to the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (e.g. a list of products purchased). requested by the user on a single occasion (e.g. a list of products purchased).
Persistent cookies: the data remains stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the cookie owner, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained are processed:
Technical cookies: those that allow the user to browse through a website, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist on it such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing restricted access parts, remembering the elements that make up an order, carrying out the purchase process of an order, making the application for registration or participation in an event, using security elements during browsing, storing content for the broadcasting of videos or sound or sharing content through social networks.
Customization cookies: allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined according to a series of criteria in the user's terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, the regional configuration from which the user accesses the service, etc.
Analytics cookies: allow the party responsible for them to monitor and analyse the behaviour of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of browsing profiles of the users of these websites, applications and platforms, in order to make improvements based on the analysis of the users' browsing behaviour browsing profiles of the users of said websites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the data on the use made by users of the service.
Publicity Cookies: allow advertising space to be managed as efficiently as possible.
Behavioural advertising cookies: tstore information on users' behaviour obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, allowing for the development of a specific profile. through continuous observation of their browsing habits, which makes it possible to develop a specific profile to display advertising based on it.
Disabling and deleting cookies
You have the option to allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer. By disabling cookies, some of the services available may no longer be operational. The way to disable cookies is different for each browser, but can usually be done from the Tools or Options menu. You can also consult the browser's Help menu where you can find instructions. The user may at any time choose which cookies they want to operate on this website.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer:
Microsoft Internet Explorer o Microsoft Edge: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/impedir-que-los-sitios-web-guarden-sus-preferencia
In addition, you can also manage your browser's cookie store using tools such as the following
Cookies used on www.gobantech.com
The cookies that are being used in this portal are identified below, as well as their type and function:
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