Cookies are used to improve overall navigation for users. In particular:
- They make it possible to navigate more efficiently from one page of the website to another.
- They memorize the user’s name and preferences input.
- They make it possible to input the same information (such as user name and password) several times during the same visit.
- They measure the use of services by users in order to optimize the navigation experience and services themselves.
- They present targeted publicity material based on the interests and behavior shown by the user during navigation.
There are several types of cookie. Below is a list of the types of cookie that may be used in the website, with a description of the purpose of their use.
Cookies of this type are necessary for the correct functioning of some areas of the website. Cookies in this category include both persistent and session cookies. In the absence of such cookies, the website or at least some parts of it may not function correctly. Therefore, they are always used, regardless of the user’s preferences. This category of cookie is always sent from our domain.
Cookies of this type are used to collect information on website use. The data controller uses such information for statistical analysis, in order to improve the website and simplify its use, as well as monitoring its correct functioning. This type of cookie collects information in anonymous form on the activities of website users, the way in which they reached the website and the pages visited. This category of cookie is sent from the website itself or from third-party domains.
Third-party tracking cookies
Cookies of this type are used to collect information on the use of the website by visitors, the keywords used to reach the site, the websites visited and the origin of the traffic visitors arrive from for marketing campaigns. The data controller can use such information in order to draft reports and improve the site. These Cookies collect information in anonymous form. This type of cookie is sent from the website itself of from third-party domains.
Third-party cookies to integrate products and functions
This type of cookie is used to integrate third-party functions on the website (for example, modules for comments or icons on social network that permit visitors to share website content). This category of cookie can be sent from website partner domains or from partners that offer the functions present on the website.
The data controller does not have to request user authorization for technical cookies as these are strictly necessary in order to provide the service.
For other types of cookie, authorization can be expressed by the user, in compliance with existing applicable law, through specific browser configurations and IT programs or appliances that are easy and clear for users to use. The data holder should remind users that it is possible to modify preferences regarding cookies at any time. It is also possible to disable cookies from the browser at any time, but this operation could prevent the use of some parts of the website.
The website contains links to other websites that have their own information on privacy. Such information on privacy may differ from that adopted by the data controller who therefore, is not responsible for third-party websites.
Pursuant to Art. 122, second paragraph of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 authorization for the use of such cookies is expressed by the individual concerned through the specific setting freely chosen for the browser used to navigate the site; the faculty of the user to communicate at any time to the data holder their desire with regard to the data managed through the cookies the browser itself has accepted nevertheless remains.