What are cookies?
Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through web pages. They are tools that play an essential role in providing numerous services in the information society. Among other things, they allow a website to store and retrieve information about a user's or their computer's browsing habits, and depending on the information obtained, they can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered.
Types of cookies
According to the entity that manages the domain from which cookies are sent and processes the obtained data, two types can be distinguished:
In the event that cookies are installed from a device or domain managed by the editor itself, but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as first-party cookies.
That's correct. When cookies are installed from a domain managed by the website's publisher (editor), but the data collected through those cookies is processed by a third party, they are typically categorized as third-party cookies, not first-party cookies.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the obtained data is processed:
• Technical cookies: those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform, or application and use the different options or services available on it, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing restricted access areas, remembering the items that make up an order, carrying out the process of purchasing an order, making the request for registration or participation in an event, using security elements during navigation, storing content for video or sound broadcasting, or sharing content through social networks
Disabling and deleting cookies
You have the option to allow, block, or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the settings in the browser installed on your computer. When you disable cookies, some of the available services may no longer be operational. The method to disable cookies is different for each browser, but it is usually done from the Tools or Options menu. You can also check the browser's Help menu where you can find instructions. At any time, the user can choose which cookies they want to allow on this website.
You can enable, block, or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the settings of the browser installed on your computer:
Additionally, you can also manage the cookie storage in your browser through tools like the following:
Cookies used on www.velasalicante.com
Below are the cookies that are being used on this portal, along with their type and function:
Faced with this information, you can take the following actions: