Cookies are small data files that are stored on your computer, tablet, smart phone or other devices while you surf the Web, and are used to record information useful for different purposes. There are different types of cookies:
- Session cookies: these are temporary cookie files, which are deleted once you close the browser.
- Permanent cookies: these files stay in one of your browser's sub folders either until you delete them manually or your browser deletes them based on the expiration period contained within the cookie itself.
- First party: they are created and used only directly by the website you are visiting;
- Third party: they are created and used by other providers exposing their content or supplying their services in the website you are visiting.
Both first-party cookies and third-parties, may be "technical" if they are used exclusively to store browsing preferences of the user (for example, your main language) or "profiling" if these are used to store the interest of users for marketing purposes. The Web sites listed above use only first party technical cookies, to make the use of web site easier and, once again, we don't trace preferences using profiling cookies. Cookies can be disabled or removed using the tools available in every browsers: if you would like to do so, please consult the user's guide of your browser.