What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of text that the websites you visit send to the browser and that allows the website to remember information about your visit, such as your preferred language and other options, in order to facilitate your next visit and make the site you find more useful. Cookies play a very important role and contribute to a better browsing experience for the user.
Types of cookies
Depending on who is the entity that manages the domain from where cookies are sent and the data obtained is processed, two types can be distinguished: own cookies and third-party cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the period of time they remain stored in the client’s browser, which may be session cookies or persistent cookies.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed: technical cookies, personalization cookies, analysis cookies, advertising cookies and behavioral advertising cookies.
Cookies used on the web
The cookies that are being used in this portal are identified below, as well as their type and function:
The website https://mfherpa.es uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service developed by Google, which allows the measurement and analysis of navigation on web pages. In your browser you can see cookies from this service. According to the previous typology, these are own, session and analysis cookies.
Through web analytics, information is obtained regarding the number of users who access the web, the number of page views, the frequency and repetition of visits, their duration, the browser used, the operator that provides the service, the language , the terminal you use and the city to which your IP address is assigned. Information that enables a better and more appropriate service from this portal.
To ensure anonymity, Google will make your information anonymous by truncating the IP address before storing it, so Google Analytics is not used to locate or collect personally identifiable information from site visitors. Google may only send the information collected by Google Analytics to third parties as long as it is legally bound to do so. In accordance with the conditions of provision of the Google Analytics service, Google will not associate your IP address with any other data kept by Google.
Allow or block them in your browser.
To allow or block them in your browser, these are the procedures in the main browsers:
Chrome: 1. Click on the key icon at the top right of your browser. 2. Select Options (for Mac, select Preferences). 3. Click on the Advanced (Under the Hood) tab. 4. Click on Content Settings. 5. Click Cookies. 6. Click Allow local data to set (recommended).
Internet Explorer 7+: 1. Go to the top of the browser window and select Tools. 2. Click Internet Options 3. Click the Privacy tab and then select Advanced Options. 4. Check Cancel the automatic handling of cookies (if it is already checked, continue with the next step). 5. First, adjust third-party cookies to be accepted. 6. Check Always allow cookies and click OK
Mozilla Firefox: 1. Click Tools and then Options. 2. At the top of the window, select Privacy. 3. Check the Accept cookies from sites and accept third-party cookies options and click Accept.
Safari: 1. From the Safari menu, click Preferences. 2. Click Security. 3. In the Accept cookies section, select either Always or Only from the sites you browse.