What are cookies?

  1. Cookies are small text files that the sites visited by Users send to their terminals, where they are stored to be transmitted back to the same sites during subsequent visits. Cookies are used for different purposes, have different characteristics and can be used both by the owner of the site you are visiting, or a third party.
  2. Cookies of "Third parties" are, instead, set by a Website other than the one that the User is visiting. This is because on each site may be present elements (images, maps, sounds, specific links to web pages in other domains, etc.) that reside on servers other than the visited site.
  3. The cookie function is diverse, they can be directed to: implementation of computer authentication, monitoring of sessions, the storage of information on specific configurations about Users accessing the server, the storage of preferences, etc.
  4. For the installation of the technical cookie is not required the User's consent, while you need to give the information (art. 13 of the Privacy Code) that will immediately appear on the Website in the form of a banner containing a "Short notice," the request for consent to the use of cookies and a link to access to the information as "extensive". Cookies profiling, however, can be installed on the User's terminal only if this has given its consent after being informed with simplified mode.