What is a cookie and what is it used for?
A cookie is a small file that is sent to the browser and saved on the user's device, when he accesses and uses the website www.proteggendo.it (hereinafter, even just "Site"). Cookies allow the Site to function efficiently and improve its performance, including through the collection and analysis of aggregate information, which allow the Site manager to understand how to improve the structure of the Site and its sections. Furthermore, through cookies it is possible to collect information for statistical purposes, mainly to personalize the user's browsing experience, remembering his preferences (for example, language, currency, etc.)
Which cookies do we use?
Technical cookies can be divided into navigation or session cookies, which guarantee normal navigation and use of the Site (allowing, for example, to coordinate the modules that make up the pages of the Site or correlate the pages visited to the same work session) and analytics cookies, similar to technical cookies only if used for the purpose of optimizing the Site directly by the site manager (so-called first-party analytical cookies) which can collect information in the form aggregate on the number of users and how they visit the Site (for example, to create statistics on the most visited pages, to collect aggregate data of visits by operating system, by browser, etc.). The use of session cookies is strictly limited to the transmission of session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) and software usage data necessary to allow safe and efficient exploration of the site: variables (so-called cookies) of session can avoid the use of IT techniques that are potentially prejudicial to the confidentiality of users' browsing and do not allow the acquisition of personal identification data of the user. Session cookies are not stored permanently on the user's device, but are recorded locally for periods of time established according to the session variables (whose values stored on the hard disk of the device can still be deleted; it is also possible to disable cookies by following the instructions provided by the main browsers).
Third party cookies
Third-party cookies are set by a website other than the one the user is visiting and reside on servers other than that of the site visited (eg: Google, criteo, googleads, facebook, googleadservices). Therefore, the use of the data collected by these external operators through cookies is subject to their respective privacy policies.
There are cookies on the Site for:
Criteo (Criteo SA)
- Remarketing and behavioral targeting
AdWords Remarketing (Google Inc.)
Remarketing with Google Analytics for display advertising (Google Inc.)
Facebook Remarketing (Facebook, Inc.)
Google Analytics (Google Inc.)
Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)
There are also cookies for:
- Tag management
Google Tag Manager (Google LLC)
- Interaction with social networks and external platforms
Like button and Facebook social widgets (Facebook, Inc.)
"Pin it" button and Pinterest social widgets (Pinterest)
+1 button and Google+ social widgets (Google Inc.)
Tweet button and Twitter social widgets (Twitter, Inc.) Linkedin button and social widgets (LinkedIn Corporation)
The website www.proteggendo.it uses so-called cookies. "Profiling" through the Google tag manager service, aimed at creating profiles relating to the user and used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the same in the context of surfing the net.
How can I disable cookies?
Most browsers are configured to accept, control or possibly disable cookies through the settings. Please note, however, that disabling technical cookies, even partially, could compromise the functioning of the Site and / or limit its functionality.
Disabling third-party cookies, on the other hand, does not affect navigability in any way.
Below are the links to the instructions provided by the main browsers for managing the settings on the installation of cookies: