Information in compliance with personal data protection regulations
- What are cookies and what do we use them for?
A cookie is a small information file that is stored in your browser each time you visit our website.
The purpose of cookies is to store the history of your activity on our website, so that when you visit it again, it can identify you and configure the content of the website based on your browsing habits, identity and preferences.
A cookie is harmless, it does not contain malicious or malicious code (e.g. viruses, Trojans, worms, etc.) that could damage your terminal (computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.), but it does have certain impact on your right to data protection, as it collects certain information concerning you (browsing habits, identity, preferences, etc.).
- What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually collect special categories of personal data (sensitive data). The data they save is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.
- What kind of cookies are there?
In general, there are five types of cookies:
- Technical cookies:
These are the most basic cookies. They allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist therein such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing parts of restricted access, remembering the elements that make up an order, making the purchase process of an order, making the application for registration or participation in an event, using security elements during navigation, storing content for the dissemination of video or sound or sharing content through social networks.
- Personalization cookies:
They are those that 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 language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, the regional configuration from which the user accesses the service, etc.
- Analysis cookies:
They are those that allow the person in charge of them to track and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected by means of this type of cookie is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of navigation profiles of the users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the use data made by the users of the service.
- Advertising Cookies:
These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, if applicable, the person in charge has included in a web page, application or platform from which he provides the requested service based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency in which the advertisements are shown.
- Behavioral advertising cookies:
They are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, in its case, the person in charge has included in a web page, application or platform from which it gives the requested service. These cookies store information on user behavior obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on it.
- What are own and third party cookies?
- Own cookies:
Own cookies are those that are generated and managed by the person responsible for providing the service requested by the user.
- Third-party cookies:
They are those generated by other entities other than the person responsible (external services or suppliers, such as Google).
What kind of cookies does our website save?
Next, we proceed to relate the type of cookies that our website saves and the purpose of them:
|ASPSESSIONID||Visitor Logging Session: Used to record your session; not intrusive and does not keep your log between visits or on different websites. Used for things like login areas and shopping carts. It is integrated into our web server software.||Session Cookie||BioVinegar,S.L.|
|ns_cookietest||Verification of browser preferences: Used to confirm that your browser can accept cookies.||Session Cookie||BioVinegar,S.L.|
|ns_session||Set of session visits: Used to identify user sessions for aggregate statistics.||Session Cookie||BioVinegar,S.L.|
|_utma||Unique visitors identification: Used to register unique visitors for statistical and analytical purposes.||2 years||Google (Analytic)|
|_utmb||Determining the visitor's session: Google Analytics uses two cookies to establish a session. If either cookie is missing, another activity starts a new session.||30 minutes||Google (Analytic)|
|_utmc||Determining the visitor's session: Google Analytics uses two cookies to establish a session. If either cookie is missing, another activity starts a new session.||Session||Google (Analytic)|
|_utmz||6 months||Session||Google (Analytic)|
- What can I do with these cookies?
Cookies can be deleted, accepted or blocked, as you wish. To do this, you just need to configure your web browser accordingly.
You can prevent the installation of cookies (blocking) on your computer at any time by using the corresponding option in your browser, but in this case we cannot guarantee the correct functioning of the various functions of our website.
Below, we provide you with the links for managing and blocking cookies depending on the browser you use:
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/delete-and-manage-cookies-168dab11-0753-043d-7c16-ede5947fc64d
- Safari: https://www.apple.com/legal/privacy/en-ww/cookies/
You can also delete the cookies you have stored in your browser by going to the browser settings.