Cookies are short text files that are downloaded on the user’s device when visiting a website. The users that visit tour site will see the input of some minimum quantities of information in the devices in use, whether they are computers or mobile devices, under the form of cookies stored in the directories used by the user’s web browser.
Cookies can be divided into:
- Technical cookies, which allow the correct working of some sections of the site;
- Profiling cookies, which allow creating users’ profiles in order to send advertising messages on line with the preferences shown by the user in the pages of the site.
As regards the origin of cookies we can have:
- First-party cookies that are sent to the user’s browser directly by the website he/she is visiting;
- Third-party cookies, which are sent to the user’s device by other sites and not from the site he/she is visiting.
The lifetime is essential to distinguish cookies, we have:
- Session cookies, which are deleted any time the browser is closed.
- Persistent cookies, which are not deleted on closing the browser but remain until a pres-set expiry date.
The website www.grappanonino.it does not use profiling cookies at all, therefore no kind of user profile is created for who’s visiting the site, but it uses only technical cookies and third-party cookies. The website www.grappanonino.it, according to the laws in force, is not compelled to ask for the consent for technical cookies and analytics, as they are necessary for the supply of the required services.
nonino: it is deleted when closing the browser, used for the correct visualization of the website.
Cookies of Google Analytics:
__utma: it expires after 2 years, it is used to count how many times the user visits the site;
__utmb and __utmc: expire after 30 minutes and on closing the, they are used to calculate the duration of the visit to the site;
__utmz: expires after 6 months, it contains information on the user’s provenance.
Surfing the web it is possible to receive cookies from sites managed by other organizations (third-parties), given by the presence of the “social plugins” for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and other services like Google Maps and Google Analytics. The presence of these plugins implies the transmission of cookies to and from sites managed by third-parties. The management of the information gathered by “third-parties” is regulated by the several reports we kindly ask you to refer to.
To guarantee a better transparency hereafter you will find the web addresses of the various reports and the procedures of management of cookies.
Facebook report: https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/
Facebook (configuration): access your account. Section privacy.
Twitter report: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
Twitter (configuration): https://twitter.com/settings/security
Google+ report: http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/cookies/
Google+ (configuration): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/
The website www.grappanonino.it includes the components of Google Analytics, a service of web traffic analysis supplied by Google Inc. Also in this case they are third-part cookies managed anonymously to monitor and improve the services of the host site (performance cookies).
Google Analytics uses “cookies” to gather and analyze anonymously the information on the use behavior of the website www.grappanonino.it (included the user’s IP address). This website does not use (and does not allow third parties to use) the analysis tool of Google to monitor or gather personal identification information. Google does not associate the IP address to any other piece of information owned by Google and neither tries to connect an IP address with a user’s identity. Google can also communicate this information to third parties if this is required by the law of if such third parties handle this information on Google’s behalf. For any further information, please refer to the following link: https://www.google.it/policies/privacy/partners/
The user can disable the action of Google Analytics in a selective way, installing in the browser the opt-out component supplied by. To disable the action of Google Analytics, please refer to the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Management of cookies
The user can decide whether to accept or not the cookies using the settings of his/her browser. The total or partial disability of technical cookies can compromise the use of the functions of the website reserved to registered users, on the contrary the availability of advertising contents is possible also disabling cookies totally. The disability of “third-part” cookies doesn’t compromise the navigation in any way.
Here’s how to disable cookies with the configuration of the browser:
Internet xplorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11