What is a cookie?
A cookie is a harmless file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about a user's or computer's browsing habits and, depending on what information they contain and how you use your computer.
Thus, there are cookies that obtain information related to the number of pages visited, the city to which the IP address is assigned from which it is accessed, the number of new users, the frequency and repetition of visits, the time of visit, the browser, the operator or the type of terminal from which the visit is made.
What IS NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus, a Trojan, a worm, spam, spyware, or pop-up windows.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc. The data they store are of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalisation of contents, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person but to your web browser. In fact, if you browse regularly with Internet Explorer and try to browse the same website with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the website does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
What happens if I disable cookies?
Here are a few examples to help you understand the extent to which you can disable cookies:
You will not be able to share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as is usually the case in online shops. It will not be possible to customise your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency or language.
The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and traffic to the website, which will make it difficult for the website to be competitive.
You will not be able to write on the blog, you will not be able to upload photos, publish comments, rate or rate content. The web will not be able to know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
What types of cookies are there?
Types of cookies according to the entity that manages the computer or domain from which the cookies are sent and treats the data that is obtained, we can distinguish:
- Mandatory cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the publisher and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party cookies: These are 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 processes the data obtained through the cookies.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the publisher but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they can not be considered as own cookies.
In addition, browsers may also allow users to view and delete cookies individually. More information about Cookies is available at: Wikipedia
- Web Beacons
This site can also host web beacons (also known as web bugs). Web beacons are usually small images of one pixel by one pixel, visible or invisible placed inside the source code of a site's web pages. Web beacons serve and are used in a similar way to cookies.
In addition, web beacons are often used to measure the traffic of users who visit a web page and be able to draw a pattern of users from a site. More information about web beacons is available at: Wikipedia
- Third-party Cookies
In some cases, we share information about visitors to this site anonymously or in aggregate form with third parties such as advertisers, sponsors or auditors for the sole purpose of improving our services.
All these processing tasks will be regulated according to legal regulations and all your data protection rights will be respected in accordance with current regulations.
How Google uses the data it collects on websites
What types of cookies are used on this website?
When you access the website front.id we inform you that if you continue browsing you will be installed various cookies of your own and of third parties corresponding to web analytics (for example: Google Analytics or similar tools) to help the website analyze your use of the website and improve its usability, but in no case are associated with data that could identify you.
The data they store are of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalisation of contents, etc. The web server does not associate you as a person but with your web browser.
This website uses own cookies and third parties to get you a better browsing experience, you can share content on social networks, leave comments and to get statistics from our users.
As a user, you can reject the processing of data or information by blocking these cookies using the appropriate settings on your browser.
You can change your browser setting to be notified of the reception of cookies on your device or disable the ability to store cookies on your device if you wish.
The following table is included, only as an example, with identification of the most relevant cookies used on this website, as well as whether they are their own or those of third parties (and identification of the third party contracted or whose services they have decided to use) and their purpose
Third Parties Cookies
Google AnalyticsNumber of visits, pages or sections visited, browsing time, sites visited before entering this page, details of browsers usedStatistical reports on website traffic, your total audience and the audience in a given advertising campaign
How cookies are handled?
Since cookies are normal text files, they can be browsed with most text editors or word processing programs. You can click a cookie to open it.
Below is a list of links on how to view cookies in different browsers. If you use a different browser, see the information about cookies in your browser itself. If you use a mobile phone, please refer to your device manual for more information.
Internet Explorer 8-10: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies