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INFORMATION ON THE USE OF COOKIES

Pursuant to the personal data protection guarantee regarding “Identification of the simplified methods for providing information and the acquisition of consent for the use of cookies of 8 May 2014” and Article 2, Paragraph 5, of EC Directive 2009/136/EC, the following information on the use of cookies on Effegibi websites is provided.

What cookies are

Cookies are small strings of text sent by a website during navigation to the user’s terminal where they are stored for subsequent retransmission on further visits by the user. In order to provide easy-to-use, efficient services, this website makes use of technical and third-party cookies. Therefore, when visiting the website, a minimum amount of information is passed to the user’s device, these being text files being known as cookies and which are saved in the web browser’s directory.

Types of cookies used

Websites use cookies for different reasons, but these can be grouped into the following categories.

Technical cookies: used only in order to send a communication on an electronic communication network. They are not used for any other purpose and they can be divided into navigation or session cookies, that guarantee normal navigation and use of the website, relating to activities strictly necessary for the functionality and delivery of the service, and functionality cookies that allow users to navigate according to selected criteria relating to saving preferences and optimisation in order to improve the service provided to users. Technical cookies include both persistent and session cookies: in the absence of such cookies the website or parts of it may be unable to function correctly. Therefore they are always used and sent by our domain.

This website uses cookies to save user preferences and to optimize users’ navigation experience. Cookies include those that set the language or that manage the site owner’s statistics.

Third-party profiling cookies: generated and managed by various entities other than the owner of the website being navigated by users with the aim of creating user profiles and they are used to send advertising messages that relate to users’ preferences identified during online navigation. Storage of information in users’ terminal equipment and access to the information already stored is only permitted when users have given their consent.

In addition to the ability to make use of the opt-out service referred to below, users may choose not to receive cookies for third-party services by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

The site uses the following third-party cookies:

  1. AdWords Remarketing (Google Inc.)
    AdWords Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioural targeting service provided by Google Inc. that links activity on this site with the advertising network Adwords and Cookie Doubleclick.
    Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
    Processing location: USA – Privacy Policy – Opt Out.
  2. Facebook Remarketing (Facebook, Inc.)
    Facebook Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioural targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc. that links activity on this site with the Facebook advertising network.
    Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
    Processing location: USA – Privacy Policy – Opt Out. Company signed up to Privacy Shield.
  3. Remarketing with Google Analytics for display advertising (Google Inc.)
    Google Analytics for display advertising is a remarketing and behavioural targeting service provided by Google Inc. that links the tracing activities of Google Analytics and its cookies with the advertising network Adwords and Cookie Doubleclick.
    Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
    Processing location: USA – Privacy Policy – Opt Out. Company signed up to Privacy Shield.
  4. Google Analytics with anonymised IP is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google uses the personal data collected in order to trace and examine the use of this application, to draw up reports and share them with other services developed by Google. Google may use the personal data to contextualise and personalise the announcements made on its advertising network. The integration made by Google Analytics renders your IP address anonymous. Anonymization works by abbreviating users’ IP addresses within the border of the EU or other countries signed up to the European Economic Area agreement. The IP address is only sent to the Google servers and abbreviated within the USA in exceptional circumstances.
    Personal data collected: cookies and usage data.
    Processing location: USA, company signed up to Privacy Shield.
    Opt Out https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=it
    Privacy Policy: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=it&gl=uk

 

How to disable/delete cookies by browser configuration

If consent has already been given but it is the intention to modify cookie authorisation, users can block or restrict receipt of cookies using their own browser’s options. It is not possible to control third-party cookies, in this situation, if consent has already been given, it will be necessary to delete the cookies via the browser or request opt-out directly from the third parties or using the website http://www.youronlinechoices.com/it/.

The website may contain links to other websites with their own privacy information made available which could be different from the policy of this site. We are not responsible for these other sites but users are advised to access and check the privacy policy of the third-party site in question.

If cookies are disabled/deleted, it may no longer be possible to make use of some of the necessary functions for navigation of the website. At any time users may disable the use of cookies on their own terminal by changing the configuration of their navigation browser in the ways set out in the browser’s help menu. Listed below are the options for disabling/deleting the use of cookies for the most widely used browsers.

Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/block-enable-or-allow-cookies

Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Attivare%20e%20disattivare%20i%20cookie

Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=it-IT&hlrm=fr&hlrm=en

Opera: http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/

Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191?viewlocale=en_US&locale=it_IT

Browsers now usually offer the following options: a) Do not track, supported by some, but not all websites, meaning that some websites may no longer collect navigation information; b) anonymous or unknown navigation, meaning that data will not be collected in the browser and the navigation chronology will not be saved, however, the navigation data will be able to be acquired by the manager of the website visited; c) the possibility of deleting cookies stored entirely or in part, but on a new visit to a website they are usually installed  if this possibility is not blocked.