A cookie is a file that is downloaded onto your computer when you access certain websites. Among other things, cookies allow a website to store and recover information on the browsing habits of a user or their computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, can be used to recognise the user.
Cookies are essential for the proper operation of the Internet, offering countless advantages in the provision of interactive services, while facilitating the users’ browsing experience and website usability.
The information provided below will help you to understand the different types of cookies:
TYPES OF COOKIES
As provided in Article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, of 11th June, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSI-CE), NEIKER-TECNALIA, INSTITUTO VASCO DE INVESTIGACIÓN Y DESARROLLO AGRARIO, S.A informs users of the cookies used on our website:
TYPES OF COOKIES
We would like to inform you that you can configure the browser in such a way as to inform you about the reception of cookies, so as to prevent them from being installed on your hard disk, should you so desire.
Below, we provide links for different browsers that can be used to complete this configuration:
For Firefox, click here: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
For Chrome, click here: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
For Explorer, click here: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-10
For Safari, click here: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph17191?locale=es_ES
For Opera, click here: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html”
We use the Google Analytics tool to anonymously measure the way the website is used, so as to improve your user experience.
Google Analytics: Stores cookies in order to be able to generate statistics on traffic and number of visitors to the website. Your use of this website constitutes acceptance of your information being used by Google. As a result, in order to exercise any of your rights in this regard, you must contact Google directly.
Google Analytics cookies are stored in servers located in the United States, and are not shared with third parties, except in cases where doing so is necessary for the proper operation of the system or when the law obligates Google to do so. According to Google, your IP address is not stored.
Google Inc. is a company participating in “Privacy Shield”, which guarantees that all the transferred information will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations.
You may consult detailed information on this aspect by clicking on the following link: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.
If you so desire, you can use the Google Analytics opt-out plugin; by following their instructions, you can reject analytical cookies from this service in all browsers.
You can find more information on this by clicking on the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout