What are cookies?
Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through web pages. They are tools that have an essential role for the provision of numerous services of the information society. Among others, they allow a website to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their team 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 the cookies are sent and treat the data obtained, two types can be distinguished:
- Own cookies:
Those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the
own editor 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 publisher, but by another entity that treats the data obtained through the cookies.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the publisher itself but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they can not be considered as own cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the period of time they remain stored in the client’s browser, which may be:
- Session cookies:
Designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually
use to store information that only interests to keep for the provision of the service
requested by the user on a single occasion (eg a list of products purchased).
- Persistent cookies:
The data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period
defined by the person in charge of the cookie, and that can go from a few minutes to several years.
Finally, there is another classification with six types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed:
- Technical cookies:
Those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and
the use of different options or services that exist in it, for example, controlling the
traffic and data communication, identify the session, access restricted access parts,
remember the elements that make up an order, perform the purchase process of an order, perform the
application for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during the
navigation, store content for the dissemination of videos or sound or share content through
- Personalization cookies:
They allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined in
function of a series of criteria in the user’s terminal such as for example the language, the type of
browser through which you access the service, the regional configuration from where you access the
- Analysis cookies:
They allow the person in charge of them to monitor and analyze the behavior of users
of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is
used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the preparation of
navigation profiles of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to
introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service.
- Advertising cookies:
They allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces.
- Behavioral advertising cookies:
They store information on user behavior obtained through observation
continued browsing habits, allowing you to develop a specific profile to display
advertising based on it.
- External social networks cookies:
They are used so that visitors can interact with content from different platforms
social networks (facebook, youtube, twitter, linkedIn, etc …) and that are generated only for users of
said social networks. The conditions of use of these cookies and the information collected are
Deactivation and elimination of cookies
You have the option to allow, block or eliminate the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer. When you deactivate cookies, some of the available services may no longer be operational. The way to disable cookies is different for each browser, but it 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 he wants to work 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 or Microsoft Edge:
- Mozilla Firefox:
In addition, you can also manage the cookie store in your browser through tools such as the following:
- Your Online Choices:
Cookies used in masajesindira.com
Next, the cookies that are being used in this portal are identified, as well as their typology and function:
|First name||Default duration||Purpose|
|viewed_cookie_policy||At the end of the session||Own cookie from Cookie Law Infoto check that the notice of the Cookies Policy of the portal is displayed|
|PHPSESSID||At the end of the session||Own cookie that uses the PHP language to store variables in the web server where the portal is hosted|
| 2 years
|Third-party cookies from Google Analytics to analyze visits, clicks, user sessions on the portal, etc.|
Acceptance of the Cookies Policy
Given this information, it is possible to carry out the following actions:
- Accept cookies: This warning will not be displayed again when accessing any portal page during this
- Closer: The notice is hidden on this page.
- Modify your configuration: You can get more information about what cookies are, get to know the Cookies Policy of: masajesindira.com and modify the configuration of your browser.