Cookies are text files that contain small amounts of information that are downloaded in your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are sent back to the original website at each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises them. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise the user’s device. Cookies can perform different functions such as allowing you to navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving user navigation.
As for the types of cookies, these are classified according to the entity that manages them. Thus, we have our own cookies and those owned by third parties; according to the term that remain activated (session or persistent); and according to its purpose (technical, customisation, analysis, advertising and behavioural advertising).
SESSION COOKIES: Cookies designed to gather and store data while users access a website. They are used to store information useful only to provide the service requested by the user in a single session.
PERSISTENT COOKIES: Cookies in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period of time defined by the person responsible for the cookies. The period may vary from a few minutes to several years.
TECHNICAL COOKIES: These allow users to browse through a website, platform or application and use the different options and services on it.
CUSTOMISATION COOKIES: These allow users to access the service with certain general characteristics based on a predefined set of criteria in the user’s terminal.
ANALYSIS COOKIES: These allow the person responsible for the cookie to follow-up and analyse the behaviour of users of the websites to which they refer.
ADVERTISING COOKIES: These allow the management, in the most effective manner possible, of advertising spaces, if the publisher has included a website, application or platform from providing the requested service based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency in which ads are displayed.
BEHAVIOURAL ADVERTISING COOKIES: These allow the management of advertising spaces that the publisher has included a website, application or platform from providing the requested service. These cookies store information on users behaviour obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, allowing to develop a specific profile to display ads based on the same.
We inform you about the types of cookies contained in this website and its purpose:
|TIME OF PERMANENCE
|ENTITY THAT MANAGES IT (own or third-party)
|These cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information when viewing pages
|Persistent ( 2 years)
|Identifies the user’s language
|Esta cookie la usa el proveedor para evitar colapsar el servidor si hay muchos usuarios concurrentes, enviando parte de las visitas a otra copia del servidor
|These are the cookies that are created when you accept cookies on the page
|Persistent (12 months)
|We use these cookies to remember the most recent searches, the previous interactions with the search results and for the customization of advertising
|Persistent (6 months)
|We use this cookie to assign an anonymous user ID and store his/her data
|This cookie allows sharing in the social network Google +
IM uses Google Analytics cookies, which configuration is predetermined by the service offered by Google. We suggest you to consult the Google Analytics privacy page, http://www.google.es/intl/es_ALL/analytics/learn/privacy.html, for more information about the cookies you use and how to disable them (we understand that IM is not responsible for the content or veracity of third-party websites).
The user can freely decide on the implantation or not in the hard disk of our cookies as well as their elimination, following the procedure established in the help section of the browser. The user can also configure the browser to accept or reject by default all cookies or to receive an on-screen warning of the reception of each cookie and decide at that time whether to implement or not on the hard drive.
Links to device manufacturers and browsers for the management or deactivation of cookies in your browser:
If you wish to have greater control over the installation of cookies, you can install programs or supplements to your browser, known as “Do Not Track” tools, which allow you to choose the cookies that you are willing to accept.
In the event that the user sets the browser to reject all cookies or expressly our cookies, that may suppose the unavailability to access to some of the services provided in this website and that the experience in it may be less satisfactory.