1. WHAT ARE COOKIES
Cookies are small text files sent from a server to a user’s device (usually the Internet browser) when they go to a page of a website. Cookies allow the web server to store information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later (persistent cookies).
Cookies facilitate site navigation, allowing the storage of pages visited, and other specific information, such as page views more frequently, connection errors, etc.
Cookies are stored, according to user preferences from a single browser on the specific device being used (computer, tablet, smartphone)
Often browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, etc.) are automatically set to accept cookies. However, users can change the default configuration, in order to disable or delete the cookie with the result, however, that the optimal use of some areas of the Site may be precluded. Therefore, for optimal use of this website, it would be advisable that you had set up your browser to accept receipt of such cookies
While navigating, also, you could receive on his terminal also cookies of different sites (cookies “third party”) set directly by managers of such websites and used for the purposes and in the manner defined by these .
2. TYPES OF COOKIES
a) Technical cookies: Cookies are required for navigation on a website and the use of its features, such as to allow proper display of pages or access to restricted areas. Therefore disabling these cookies does not allow such activities.
They are not used for further purposes and can be divided into:
– cookies or navigation session : guarantee normal navigation and use of the website ;
– cookie functionality, which allow the user browsing function of a set of selected criteria (for example, language) in order to improve the service rendered to the user.
b) Cookies performance: collect information on the effectiveness of responses to user requests a Web site anonymously, for the sole purpose of improving the functionality of the website; for example, which pages are most frequently visited by the user, and if there were errors or delays in the delivery of web pages.
4. MANAGEMENT OF COOKIES
The user can decide whether to accept cookies using the settings on your browser .
Below are links to information pages of the major browser
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
Remember that if you choose to block the receipt of cookies , this may impair or impede the smooth operation of the Site .
5. OTHER INFORMATION
For more information about cookies and how to block them , you can visit the following sites