Cookie policy

The user is advised that this website uses cookies. A Cookie is a small data file generated on the user’s computer and allows the user his or herself to store information generated by his or her activity on the network. Cookies allow a website, amongst other things, to store and retrieve information on the browsing habits of a user or his/her device and, depending on the information it contains and the way the device is used, it can be used to recognise the user. Cookies are essential to the functioning of the Internet, providing countless advantages in providing interactive services, facilitating the navigation and usability of our website. If you continue browsing, it is assumed that you accept cookies.

In general terms, cookies help us to offer you a better website, as they allow us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie does not in any way let us access your computer or any information about you, except any data that you decide to share with us.

The information that follows will help you to understand the various types of cookies:

Types de cookies

According to the entity managing them
  • First-party cookies: Those that are gathered by the same publisher to provide the service solicited by the user.
  • Third-party cookies: Those that are gathered and managed by a third party, these cannot be considered to belong to us.
According to the time when they are activated
  • Sessions cookies: These collect data while the user browses the network in order to provide the requested service.
  • Persistent cookies: These are stored in the terminal and the information obtained will be used by the owner of the cookie in order to provide the requested service.
According to purpose
  • Technical cookies: These are necessary for proper navigation around the site.
  • Customisation cookies: These allow the user to store characteristics (such as language) for web browsing.
  • Cookies analysis: These enable analysis of user browsing activity, in order to track use of the website and create statistics regarding the most popular content, numbers of visitors, etc.
  • Advertising cookies: These allow the editor to include advertising spaces on a site, depending on the content of his/her own website.
  • Behavioural advertising cookies: These allow the editor of the website to include advertising space based on information obtained through the user’s browsing habits.

In line with the stipulations of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002 of the 11th July regarding Information Society and Electronic Commerce Services. (LSSI-CE), GEDESCO, S.A. advises that the cookies used on our website include:

PHPSESSID – The session cookie.
Wordpress-{hash} – Cookies used by WordPress for basic functions.
__utma – Used to distinguish users and sessions.
__utmt – Used to limit the amount of requests.
__utmb – Used to identify new sessions and visits.
__utmz – Stores the sources of traffic, or the campaign explaining how users have reached the site.
__utmv – Used to store personalised variables for each visitor.

Likewise, GEDESCO, S.A. wishes to advise the user that you have the ability to configure your browser to be informed of the receipt of cookies, and that you may, if desired, prevent them from being installed on your hard drive. However, disabling cookies may affect the proper functioning of certain sections of this website.

Finally, we wish to advise you that you have the option to revoke the consent to the use of cookies by the owner of the website at any time, by configuring your browser following the steps detailed below.

If you wish to remove cookies that are already on your device, please consult the instructions and manual of your browser for further information:

  • If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, open the Tools menu, select Internet Options followed by Privacy.
  • If you use Firefox for Mac, open the Preference menu, select Privacy, access the Show Cookies section, and for Windows in the Tools menu, select Options, select Privacy and then “Use a custom configuration” for the history.
  • If you use Safari, open the Preferences menu and select Privacy.
  • If you use Google Chrome, open the Tools menu, select Options (or “Preferences” on a Mac), select Advanced and then the Configure Content option in the Privacy section, and lastly select Cookies in the Configure Content dialogue box.

In addition, the owner of this website uses Google Analytics, a piece of software created by Google Inc. for statistical purposes, which is intended to determine how users interact with the website in order to improve the functioning of the website and ensure that the website’s design is appropriately user-oriented. This software uses cookies to obtain information about the use of the website by the site owner and to collect information anonymously and report on trends without identifying individual users.
The Google website contains more information on Google Analytics and a copy of Google’s privacy policy.