What are cookies?
Cookies are files. They are small pieces of information that can be downloaded to your device through web pages. They are tools that play an essential role in the provision of numerous information society services. Among its advantages, they allow a web page to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or his equipment and, depending on the information obtained, they can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered.
Types of cookies
Depending on the entity that manages the domain from which cookies are sent and uses the data obtained, cookies can be of two types:
- Own cookies: these are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a device managed or domain by the visited publisher and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party cookies: these are those sent to the user’s device from a device or domain other than the one being visited. It is managed by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
Cookies installed from a device or a domain managed by the website’s own publisher but that the collected information is managed by third parties cannot be considered as own cookies.
There is also a second classification, according to the time they remain stored in the client’s browser, and can be:
Session cookies: They are designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are generally used to store information that is only of interest for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (for example, a list of purchased products). When you close your browser, all cookies are automatically deleted.
Persistent cookies: the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can vary from a few minutes to 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 a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services offered, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing access parts restricted, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the purchase process of an order, request to register or participate in an event, use security elements while browsing, store content for the delivery of videos or sounds, or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics, predefined based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as language, the type of browser through which the service is accessed, the regional configuration from where access is performed and etc.
Analysis cookies: allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookie is used to measure the activity of the websites, in the application or on the platform, and for the creation of navigation profiles of the users of the referred websites, in the applications and on the platforms. In this way, it adds improvements based on the analysis of usage data made by service users.
Advertising cookies: allow the management of advertising spaces in the most efficient way possible.
Behavioral advertising cookies: store information about users’ behavior, obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows a specific profile to be developed to display advertising based on the user.
Disable and delete cookies
You have the option to allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your device by configuring the options of the browser installed on your device. By disabling cookies, some of the available services may stop working. The way to disable cookies is different for each browser, but it can usually be done in the Tools menu or in Options. You can also consult the browser’s Help menu, where you can find instructions. The user can at any time choose which cookies they want to work with on this site.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your device by configuring the options of the installed browser:
- Microsoft Internet Explorer o Microsoft Edge:
- Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/impedir-que-los-sitios-web-guarden-sus-preferencia
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=es
- Safari: https://safari.helpmax.net/es/privacidad-y-seguridad/como-gestionar-las-cookies/
In addition, you can also manage the storage of cookies on your browser using tools such as:
- Opera: https://help.opera.com/Linux/10.60/es-ES/cookies.html
- Your online choices: www.youronlinechoices.com/es/
Cookies used on https://allithost.com/
The cookies that are being used on this portal, as well as their type and function, are identified as follows:
Acceptance of Cookies Policy
Given the information presented here, it is possible to perform the following actions:
- Accept cookies. This notice will not be displayed again when accessing any portal page during this session.
- Close. The notice is hidden on this page.