What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored by your computer when a website is visited by a user. The text file stores information that the site is able to read when it is consulted at a later time. Some of these cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of the site, others are useful to the visitor because they can safely store data such as username or language settings. The advantage of having cookies installed on your computer is that you no longer need to fill in the same information whenever you want to access a website that you have already visited.
First and third party cookies
First-party cookies are cookies generated and used by the operator of the website that the user is browsing. Third-party cookies such as the one set by the Facebook “Like” button, are cookies generated and used by parties other than the operator of the website that you are browsing, based on contracts between the owner of the website and the relevant third party. Some advertisers use these cookies to track your visits to the websites on which they offer their services.
Technical, analytical and profiling cookies
Technical cookies allow for the transmission of a communication over an electronic communication network or to provide a service requested by the user. For example, technical cookies are those that automatically recognize the language you use, those that facilitate online purchases, those that make home banking procedures less complex and more secure, etc.. Technical cookies are divided into session cookies, which are automatically deleted when the browser is closed, and permanent cookies, which are stored in the user’s terminal until they expire. Analytical cookies are used by website operators to collect aggregated statistical information (e.g. to find out the number of visitors of the website). The profiling cookies control the user’s navigation, tracking it in order to monitor and profile the user (for tastes, habits, consumption choices, for sending custom advertising).
Cookies used by the website www.elvem.it
- to identify users on the website in order to be able to provide the services requested;
- to remember your preferences or where a previous session was interrupted while using a website or application;
- measure the use of the www.elvem.it website by the user so as to improve and customize the website based on user’s interests and to conduct market research;
- understand the interests of users in order to provide more targeted advertising messages from Elvem Srl;
- perform website analysis and customization services and advertising.
The website www.elvem.it uses technical cookies, Google Analytics cookies and profiling cookies (google tag remarketing). The user’s IP address is not masked. The Cookies are permanent.
Link to/from third-party websites
From the website www.elvem.it it is possible to link, by means of special links, to the linkedin and google plus pages. The data Controller denies all liability for any request and/or release of personal data to third-party websites and in relation to the management of authentication credentials provided by third parties.
Any recipients or categories of recipients of personal data
How can I disable cookies?
You can change your browser to disable the cookies in a very easy way. Please note: if you disable the cookies, both your username and your password will no longer be stored in the login box of the website.
Open Firefox Press the “Alt” button on your keyboard. Go to the toolbar at the top of your browser, select “Tools” and then “Options”. Then select the “Privacy and security” tab. Go to “cookies and website data” and select your preferences.
Open Internet Explorer. Click on the “Tools” button and then on “Internet Options”. Select the “Privacy”, “Advanced” tab and select the level of privacy you wish to set. Then click OK.
Open Google Chrome. Click on the “Tools” icon. Select “Settings” and then “Advanced Settings”. Select “Content settings” under the “Privacy” tab. From the “Cookies and website data” tab where you can search for and delete specific cookies. or Type chrome://settings/cookie in the address bar and press enter. You will access the “Cookies and website data” tab where you can search for and delete specific cookies.
Open Safari. Choose “Preferences” in the toolbar, then select the “Security” panel in the following dialog box. In the “Accept cookies” section you can specify if and when Safari should save cookies from websites. For more information click the Help button (marked with a question mark). For more information about the cookies that are stored on your computer, click on “Show Cookies”.