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What is a Cookie?
Cookies are files that contain small amounts of information that are downloaded to the user's device when they visit a web page. Its main purpose is to recognize the user each time he accesses the Website, also allowing to improve the quality and offer a better use of the Website.
Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet, since they help, among other functions, to identify and resolve possible errors in the operation of the Website.
Also, Cookies help protect users from possible attacks they may receive from third parties.
Technical and customization cookies:
These Cookies facilitate access and navigation of the user through the Website in each of their visits to it and the use of different options or services that exist, such as the default language that the user uses on the Website.
User configuration to avoid cookies
Thus, you can block cookies through the browser's configuration tools, or you can configure your browser to notify you when a server wants to save a cookie:
- Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Configuration.
- Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings.
- Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings.
- Safari: Preferences -> Security.
In case the user decides to deactivate all cookies, the quality and speed of the service may decrease. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org
Last update: 17 November 2020