Cookies are short pieces of text (letters and / or numbers) that allow the web server to store on the client (the browser) information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later, even at a distance of days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, according to user preferences from a single browser on the specific device used (PC, tablet, smartphone).
similar technologies, such as, for example, web beacons, clear GIFs and all forms of local storage introduced with HTML5, can be used to gather information on user behavior and use of services.
Later in this document we will refer to cookies and similar technologies to all simply by using the term cookie.
types of cookies
strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the sites and are used to manage the login and access to restricted functions of the site. The duration of cookies is strictly limited to the working session (closed the browser are deleted), aimed at recognizing, for this limited period, the visitor’s computer – through an alphanumeric code generated at the first login session – so the result riproporgli the user test performed. Their deactivation compromise the use of the services accessible by login. The public part of the site is normally used.
Analysis cookies and performance. Cookies are used to collect and analyze traffic and use of the site anonymously. These cookies, although without identifying the user, allow, for example, to detect if the same user returns to connect at different times. They also allow you to monitor the system and improve its performance and usability. The deactivation of these cookies longer be enforced without any loss of functionality.
profiling cookies. These are persistent cookies used to identify (anonymously or not) user preferences and improve its navigation experience.
third-party cookies. Visiting a website you may receive cookies from both the visited site (owners) and from sites run by other organizations (third parties). A notable example is the presence of the social plugin for Facebook, Twitter, Google+. It is parts of the page visited directly generated by these sites and integrated into the host site. The most common use of social plugins. It is aimed at the sharing of content on social networks.
The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties. The management of information collected by third parties. It is governed by the relevant information so please refer. To ensure greater transparency and convenience, are reported below the web addresses of various information and methods for handling cookies.
Information Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/
Facebook (configuration): access your account. Privacy section.
Twitter information: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
Twitter (configuration): https://twitter.com/settings/security
Information Google+: http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/cookies/
Google+ (configuration): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/
This site also includes some components transmitted by Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google. Again it comes to third-party cookies collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the performance of the host site (cookies performance).
For more information, see the link: https://www.google.it/policies/privacy/partners/
The user more selectively disable the action of installing Google Analytics on your browser component opt-out provided by Google. To disable the action of Google Analytics, please refer to the link given below: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until you close the browser or log out of the execution of the command. Other cookies survive closing the browser and are also available in future visits.
These are called persistent cookies, and their duration is set by the server at the time of their creation. In some cases there is fixed a deadline, in other cases the duration is unlimited.
The user discretion as to whether or not to accept cookies using your browser settings.
Warning: the total or partial disabling cookies Technical longer compromise the use of the functionality of the site reserved for registered users. On the contrary, the usability of public content is also possible to completely disable cookies.
Disabling third party cookies does not prejudge in any way the navigability.
The setting can be defined specifically for the different sites and web applications. Also the best browsers allow you to define different settings for cookies owners and for those of third parties.
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9