Cookies are small text fragments, normally comprising letters and/or numbers, sent by a website that you visit and stored by the software (e.g. a web browser) installed on your device. Cookies are then sent back to the website when you next visit.
Cookies hold information about your visits to a website. They are a very useful technology: e.g. they facilitate the website’s operation, making it more efficient.
Cookies can be classed by their:
- duration: persistent or session cookies;
- source: first-party or third-party cookies;
- purpose: strictly necessary cookies, analytical cookies and profiling cookies
This website uses technical cookies used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of certain information on an electronic communications network or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information service to provide services requested explicitly by the subscriber or user. Disabling all or part of the technical cookies could compromise the optimal use of the site. The cookies will always be sent and used, unless the user decides whether or not to accept them using the settings on his browser.
Profiling cookies are not used for the User’s browser. The only processing carried out concerns the production of statistical analysis. The only processing carried out concerns the production of statistics on the site, using the third-party cookie Google Analytics, to whose policy you can check to receive more information. The configuration is adopted in order to exclude processing of identifying data, and it collects the following information: IP address (which is masked by removing the last two bytes), the operating system used, the type of browser and the type of device in use.
The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies using the settings on his browser. On the internet it is easy to find documentation on how to set the cookie management rules for your browser, by way of example, some addresses relating to the main browsers are reported:
For other browsers that may be used, we suggest that you look for this option in the official software documentation.
Clearing cookies from device
Even if you revoke your consent to the use of third-party cookies, cookies may have been stored on your device prior to such revocation. For technical reasons, it is not possible to delete such cookies, however the user’s browser allows them to be deleted in the privacy settings. The browser options contain the option "Delete browsing data" which can be used to delete cookies, site data and plug-ins.
Last update: April 2022