Cookies are text files that are left on the computers of web users to allow safe, efficient navigation through the site and to monitor its use.
Cookies may be any of the following:
- session (if they expire when the browser is closed) or permanent (if they remain for a certain time, even years);
- proprietary or third-party cookies (in the latter case, they are set by a different site or web server from the one being visited by the user);
- technical (necessary and sometimes, essential for full or better use of the site), for profiling (to create a user profile, send advertising messages in line with preferences shown during the previous navigation).
For more information about cookie types, characteristics and function, see the sites: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/, www.youronlinechoices.com, or http://cookiepedia.co.uk/, and the specific provisions by the Privacy Guarantor (8/5/14).
The Piemònvetro website uses two type of technical cookie: session cookies for authentication (online services and reserved areas) and tracking cookies (Google Analytics).
1. SESSION COOKIES (ESSENTIAL FOR USING ONLINE SERVICES AND TO ACCESS THE RESERVED AREAS ON THE SITE)
Website www.piemonvetro.it uses http session cookies to control the authentication for online services and reserved areas. Session cookie use is strictly limited to the transmission of session ID (casual numbers generated by the server) which is needed to allow the client to navigate safely and efficiently through the site.
Disabling these cookies will prevent use of online services.
2. TRACKING COOKIES
Tracking cookies can be disabled without any consequences for site navigation. Piemònvetro uses Google Analytics from Google, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as "Google") to generate statistics about website use. Google Analytics uses proprietary cookies that do not store personal data. The information provided by the cookies on website use (including IP addresses) is transmitted from the user’s browser to Google, headquartered at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, and deposited in the company’s servers.
According to current terms of service, Google will use this information as independent controller of the date, for the purpose of tracking and examining site use, compiling reports on site activities for the operators of the site itself, and providing other services regarding site activities, connection methods (mobile, pc, browser used, etc.) and search modes used, together with the way in which the site’s pages are accessed. Google can also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law or where third parties process this information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate IP addresses to any other data in its possession.
By using the Piemònvetro website, you are consenting to the processing of your data by Google according to the methods and purposes stated above.
Users can choose to block (or delete) some or all cookies using their specific browser settings. These programs usually also allow third party cookies to be blocked specifically.
To find out more about how to configure the cookie settings in your browser, please see the specific instructions:
- Internet Explorer
The site of the data controller is managed by: Piemònvetro Srl
For any further questions, please contact: email@example.com.
This informative note was updated on: 28/5/18